Armidale Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2023, the Household services sector accounted for 47.2% of employment in Armidale Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (45.1% in 2012)

Understanding the economic role of 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 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.

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Employment composition
Armidale Regional Council202320172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,4509.01,46710.21,44010.3
Goods related4,31226.83,52224.63,73526.6
Household services7,59347.26,74847.16,32245.1
Business services1,76311.01,84912.91,72312.3
Public administration and safety8685.46684.77385.3
Total Industries16,075100.014,318100.014,017100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 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.

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Armidale Regional Council

economic profile