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Bathurst Regional Council area

Industry composition

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In 2017, the Household services sector accounted for 41.7% of employment in Bathurst Regional Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.6% 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, 2017: 0.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 3.9% Public administration and safety, 2017: 7.9% Business services, 2017: 12.1% Goods related, 2017: 33.9% Household services, 2017: 41.7% Mining, 2012: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 4.1% Public administration and safety, 2012: 8.1% Business services, 2012: 11.7% Goods related, 2012: 38.2% Household services, 2012: 37.6% Mining, 2007: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 4.9% Public administration and safety, 2007: 7.8% Business services, 2007: 11.5% Goods related, 2007: 41.8% Household services, 2007: 33.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Bathurst Regional Council area201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services8,13841.76,74337.65,92233.6
Goods related6,61333.96,84938.27,37741.8
Business services2,36512.12,09211.72,03511.5
Public administration and safety1,5437.91,4598.11,3757.8
Agriculture, forestry and fishing7633.97324.18724.9
Mining940.5770.4640.4

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

Data are based on a 2015-16 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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