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Industry composition

In 2015, the Goods related sector accounted for 44.9% of employment in the City of Monash. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (52.2% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Monash provides a framework for understanding what policy responses and investment may be appropriate to support the growth of businesses and maintenance of a vibrant economy in the future.

The charts and table below give a broad overview of the role and function of your economy. It helps answer questions such as:

  • How much of the the City of Monash's economy is driven by meeting the local population needs?
  • What proportion of jobs in the area are in goods production or selling of products?
  • In which broad sectors are the key strengths of the local economy?
  • What contribution do business services make in your area and is it growing?
  • Is there a presence of local, state and federal government workers in in the area?

Once you have developed a broad picture of your economy, you can then drill down further with all the detail here.

Employment composition
Employment composition Public administration and safety, 2015: 3.4% Business services, 2015: 19.2% Household services, 2015: 32.4% Goods related, 2015: 44.9% Mining, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2010: 2.9% Business services, 2010: 17.2% Household services, 2010: 30.8% Goods related, 2010: 48.9% Mining, 2010: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2005: 2.4% Business services, 2005: 17.2% Household services, 2005: 28.1% Goods related, 2005: 52.2% Mining, 2005: 0.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 0.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Monash201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1400.11240.11740.2
Mining1020.1720.1170.0
Goods related53,43144.956,13948.956,07852.2
Household services38,55832.435,36730.830,22328.1
Business services22,80519.219,75017.218,44217.2
Public administration and safety4,0283.43,3022.92,5502.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2015-16 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

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