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Bundaberg Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 39.4% of employment in the Bundaberg Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (31.5% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of the Bundaberg Regional Council 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 Bundaberg Regional Council'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: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.6% Business services, 2018: 10.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 11.4% Goods related, 2018: 33.5% Household services, 2018: 39.4% Mining, 2013: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2013: 5.1% Business services, 2013: 11.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 10.4% Goods related, 2013: 35.7% Household services, 2013: 37.3% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2008: 4.9% Business services, 2008: 10.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 12.1% Goods related, 2008: 40.6% Household services, 2008: 31.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Bundaberg Regional Council201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services14,86739.413,42937.311,25131.5
Goods related12,63033.512,85235.714,47340.6
Agriculture, forestry and fishing4,32011.43,72710.44,30812.1
Business services4,08410.84,01011.13,80710.7
Public administration and safety1,7304.61,8295.11,7514.9
Mining1000.31340.4760.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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

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