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Camden Council area

Industry composition

In 2017, the Goods related sector accounted for 48.2% of employment in Camden Council area. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (49.6% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of Camden Council area 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 area'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: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 1.9% Public administration and safety, 2017: 3.8% Business services, 2017: 14.0% Household services, 2017: 31.8% Goods related, 2017: 48.2% Mining, 2012: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 2.1% Public administration and safety, 2012: 3.0% Business services, 2012: 10.8% Household services, 2012: 34.2% Goods related, 2012: 49.8% Mining, 2007: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 2.6% Public administration and safety, 2007: 3.1% Business services, 2007: 11.0% Household services, 2007: 33.6% Goods related, 2007: 49.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Camden Council area201720122007
Goods related14,95448.211,32449.89,30249.6
Household services9,85131.87,76334.26,30033.6
Business services4,35014.02,44710.82,07411.0
Public administration and safety1,1673.86713.05793.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing6031.94792.14822.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in 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