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Bega Valley Shire

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 39.3% of employment in Bega Valley Shire. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (35.3% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of Bega Valley Shire 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 Bega Valley Shire'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: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 8.9% Business services, 2018: 10.2% Goods related, 2018: 36.6% Household services, 2018: 39.3% Mining, 2013: 0.6% Public administration and safety, 2013: 4.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 7.7% Business services, 2013: 10.6% Goods related, 2013: 39.5% Household services, 2013: 37.0% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2008: 4.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 8.2% Business services, 2008: 10.3% Goods related, 2008: 41.6% Household services, 2008: 35.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Employment composition
Bega Valley Shire201820132008
Household services5,59039.35,14037.04,86335.3
Goods related5,21536.65,48039.55,72941.6
Business services1,45610.21,46910.61,42410.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,2708.91,0657.71,1278.2
Public administration and safety6704.76554.76084.4

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