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Industry composition

In 2015, the Household services sector accounted for 39.3% of employment in the City of Greater Bendigo. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (35.1% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Greater Bendigo 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 City of Greater Bendigo'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, 2015: 1.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 2.5% Public administration and safety, 2015: 5.6% Business services, 2015: 12.5% Goods related, 2015: 38.8% Household services, 2015: 39.3% Mining, 2010: 1.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 2.5% Public administration and safety, 2010: 6.1% Business services, 2010: 13.6% Goods related, 2010: 39.3% Household services, 2010: 37.1% Mining, 2005: 1.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 3.0% Public administration and safety, 2005: 5.5% Business services, 2005: 13.8% Goods related, 2005: 41.5% Household services, 2005: 35.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Greater Bendigo201520102005
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services18,18639.316,21137.113,85235.1
Goods related17,96338.817,15439.316,38441.5
Business services5,79112.55,91813.65,44913.8
Public administration and safety2,5875.62,6586.12,1895.5
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,1392.51,0772.51,1863.0
Mining5931.36201.44271.1

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

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

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