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Bathurst Regional Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 42.8% of employment in Bathurst Regional Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (34.3% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of Bathurst Regional Council area 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 Bathurst Regional Council area'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: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 3.7% Public administration and safety, 2018: 8.3% Business services, 2018: 10.7% Goods related, 2018: 34.2% Household services, 2018: 42.8% Mining, 2013: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 4.0% Public administration and safety, 2013: 8.0% Business services, 2013: 12.0% Goods related, 2013: 38.3% Household services, 2013: 37.3% Mining, 2008: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 4.7% Public administration and safety, 2008: 7.9% Business services, 2008: 11.1% Goods related, 2008: 41.6% Household services, 2008: 34.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Bathurst Regional Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services8,75942.86,84937.36,23034.3
Goods related7,00134.27,04138.37,55941.6
Business services2,19310.72,19612.02,01311.1
Public administration and safety1,6998.31,4688.01,4347.9
Agriculture, forestry and fishing7493.77344.08534.7
Mining530.3780.4620.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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

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