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Cardinia Shire

Industry composition

In 2019, the Goods related sector accounted for 46.1% of employment in Cardinia Shire. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (46.5% in 2009)

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, 2019: 0.6% Public administration and safety, 2019: 2.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 6.5% Business services, 2019: 10.4% Household services, 2019: 33.9% Goods related, 2019: 46.1% Mining, 2014: 0.6% Public administration and safety, 2014: 2.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 6.7% Business services, 2014: 11.4% Household services, 2014: 35.3% Goods related, 2014: 43.2% Mining, 2009: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2009: 2.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 8.5% Business services, 2009: 11.0% Household services, 2009: 30.9% Goods related, 2009: 46.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
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Employment composition
Cardinia Shire201920142009
Goods related14,12946.110,15643.28,97246.5
Household services10,38533.98,28935.35,96430.9
Business services3,18610.42,68511.42,11611.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2,0006.51,5656.71,6348.5
Public administration and safety7792.56542.85002.6

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