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Cardinia Shire

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 44.7% of employment in Cardinia Shire. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (47.2% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of Cardinia Shire 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 Cardinia Shire'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: 0.7% Public administration and safety, 2018: 2.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 4.8% Business services, 2018: 10.8% Household services, 2018: 36.4% Goods related, 2018: 44.7% Mining, 2013: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2013: 2.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 7.9% Business services, 2013: 11.4% Household services, 2013: 34.2% Goods related, 2013: 43.2% Mining, 2008: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2008: 2.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 8.3% Business services, 2008: 11.0% Household services, 2008: 30.5% Goods related, 2008: 47.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Cardinia Shire201820132008
Goods related12,85944.79,89343.28,79047.2
Household services10,46536.47,83634.25,66930.5
Business services3,11210.82,61411.42,04511.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,3934.81,8077.91,5528.3
Public administration and safety7592.66492.84622.5

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