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Armidale Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 48.2% of employment in the Armidale Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (42.7% in 2007)

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, 2018: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 11.0% Business services, 2018: 12.3% Goods related, 2018: 23.4% Household services, 2018: 48.2% Mining, 2013: 1.3% Public administration and safety, 2013: 5.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 10.1% Business services, 2013: 13.1% Goods related, 2013: 25.8% Household services, 2013: 44.5% Mining, 2008: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2008: 5.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 9.9% Business services, 2008: 12.3% Goods related, 2008: 29.4% Household services, 2008: 42.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Employment composition
Armidale Regional Council201820132008
Household services7,14248.26,23544.56,08442.7
Goods related3,47023.43,61825.84,18329.4
Business services1,82212.31,83413.11,74412.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,62911.01,42010.11,4049.9
Public administration and safety6944.77065.07555.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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