City of Boroondara

Industry composition

In 2020, the Household services sector accounted for 40.8% of employment in City of Boroondara. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (38.0% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of City of Boroondara 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 City of Boroondara'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
City of Boroondara202020152010
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1770.23020.41350.2
Goods related24,19328.623,47629.123,71230.8
Household services34,57840.833,28041.229,22638.0
Business services23,38927.621,61726.821,74028.3
Public administration and safety2,1712.61,9532.42,0592.7
Total Industries84,721100.080,716100.076,947100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). 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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City of Boroondara

economic profile