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Camden Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 49.9% of employment in Camden Council area. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (50.7% in 2008)

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, 2018: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 1.2% Public administration and safety, 2018: 3.7% Business services, 2018: 14.5% Household services, 2018: 30.3% Goods related, 2018: 49.9% Mining, 2013: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 1.9% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.0% Business services, 2013: 10.7% Household services, 2013: 33.2% Goods related, 2013: 51.1% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 2.1% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.0% Business services, 2008: 10.9% Household services, 2008: 33.0% Goods related, 2008: 50.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Camden Council area201820132008
Goods related17,64749.912,26651.110,27250.7
Household services10,71730.37,95933.26,68633.0
Business services5,13814.52,56410.72,21510.9
Public administration and safety1,3063.77163.06173.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing4391.24521.94342.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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