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Industry composition

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In 2017, the Goods related sector accounted for 57.9% of employment in the City of Brimbank. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (60.9% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Brimbank 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 Brimbank'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: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2017: 3.6% Business services, 2017: 8.4% Household services, 2017: 29.6% Goods related, 2017: 57.9% Mining, 2012: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2012: 3.4% Business services, 2012: 8.3% Household services, 2012: 26.8% Goods related, 2012: 61.0% Mining, 2007: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2007: 4.1% Business services, 2007: 8.2% Household services, 2007: 26.2% Goods related, 2007: 60.9%
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 Brimbank201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related47,64257.942,53661.036,30860.9
Household services24,40529.618,68126.815,59326.2
Business services6,8988.45,7798.34,9178.2
Public administration and safety2,9413.62,3843.42,4504.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2850.31530.21740.3
Mining1620.21570.21710.3

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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