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Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 43.9% of employment in Coffs Harbour City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (40.5% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of Coffs Harbour City 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 Coffs Harbour City'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: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 4.7% Public administration and safety, 2019: 6.1% Business services, 2019: 11.8% Goods related, 2019: 33.1% Household services, 2019: 43.9% Mining, 2014: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 4.6% Public administration and safety, 2014: 5.6% Business services, 2014: 12.8% Goods related, 2014: 34.2% Household services, 2014: 42.7% Mining, 2009: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 3.8% Public administration and safety, 2009: 5.3% Business services, 2009: 12.6% Goods related, 2009: 37.7% Household services, 2009: 40.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
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Employment composition
Coffs Harbour City201920142009
Household services14,95943.913,44642.711,93340.5
Goods related11,28433.110,76734.211,08937.7
Business services4,02611.84,02612.83,71512.6
Public administration and safety2,0956.11,7705.61,5665.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,5914.71,4434.61,1043.8

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