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Camden Council area

Industry composition

In 2019, the Goods related sector accounted for 52.5% of employment in Camden Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (50.8% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of Camden 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 Camden 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, 2019: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 1.3% Public administration and safety, 2019: 3.2% Business services, 2019: 11.3% Household services, 2019: 31.4% Goods related, 2019: 52.5% Mining, 2014: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 1.8% Public administration and safety, 2014: 3.1% Business services, 2014: 11.0% Household services, 2014: 33.3% Goods related, 2014: 50.5% Mining, 2009: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 2.3% Public administration and safety, 2009: 3.1% Business services, 2009: 10.8% Household services, 2009: 32.8% Goods related, 2009: 50.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Camden Council area201920142009
Goods related18,71052.512,40250.510,39450.8
Household services11,19231.48,17433.36,71632.8
Business services4,02611.32,71211.02,20810.8
Public administration and safety1,1323.27583.16343.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing4791.34541.84642.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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