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Armidale Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 48.5% of employment in the Armidale Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (43.7% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of the Armidale Regional Council 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 Armidale Regional Council'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 Mining, 2019: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2019: 4.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 10.9% Business services, 2019: 12.1% Goods related, 2019: 23.5% Household services, 2019: 48.5% Mining, 2014: 0.7% Public administration and safety, 2014: 4.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 10.6% Business services, 2014: 13.1% Goods related, 2014: 26.1% Household services, 2014: 44.6% Mining, 2009: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2009: 5.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 9.9% Business services, 2009: 12.2% Goods related, 2009: 28.3% Household services, 2009: 43.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
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Employment composition
Armidale Regional Council201920142009
Household services7,16148.56,21044.66,05843.7
Goods related3,47823.53,63126.13,92528.3
Business services1,79412.11,83113.11,69212.2
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,60610.91,48010.61,3759.9
Public administration and safety6914.76824.97405.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more