Central Coast Council area

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 42.5% of employment in Central Coast Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (38.7% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of Central Coast NSW 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 Central Coast 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.

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Employment composition
Central Coast Council area201920142009
Industry$numbernumber%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,1500.91,0901.01,0461.0
Goods related45,45337.541,40236.844,17641.3
Household services51,50142.548,20542.941,37538.7
Business services15,88613.115,14513.514,04413.1
Public administration and safety6,5365.46,0135.35,8775.5
Total Industries121,245100.0112,494100.0106,981100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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.

Please refer to specific data notes for more information

Central Coast NSW

economic profile