Central Coast Council area

Industry composition

In 2022, the Household services sector accounted for 43.1% of employment in Central Coast Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (40.5% in 2012)

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 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 area202220172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,2050.91,1400.91,0871.0
Goods related48,27636.345,17537.343,33839.0
Household services57,36043.151,55842.644,90940.5
Business services18,92114.216,35213.514,91213.4
Public administration and safety6,7785.16,0335.06,0865.5
Total Industries133,045100.0121,113100.0110,996100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 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