Camden Council area

Industry composition

In 2021, the Goods related sector accounted for 50.7% of employment in Camden Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (49.7% in 2011)

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 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
Camden Council area202120162011
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing6431.55742.04251.9
Goods related21,53650.714,07749.210,83749.7
Household services15,05235.49,74234.07,45434.2
Business services4,0739.63,26911.42,41511.1
Public administration and safety1,0872.68863.16503.0
Total Industries42,477100.028,622100.021,822100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2018-19 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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Camden Council

economic profile