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Industry composition

In 2018, 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 (39.1% in 2008)

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, 2018: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 5.0% Public administration and safety, 2018: 6.1% Business services, 2018: 11.3% Goods related, 2018: 33.3% Household services, 2018: 43.9% Mining, 2013: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 4.2% Public administration and safety, 2013: 5.6% Business services, 2013: 13.0% Goods related, 2013: 36.9% Household services, 2013: 40.0% Mining, 2008: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 3.8% Public administration and safety, 2008: 5.3% Business services, 2008: 13.3% Goods related, 2008: 38.5% Household services, 2008: 39.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Employment composition
Coffs Harbour City201820132008
Household services15,29543.912,91440.011,69839.1
Goods related11,60233.311,92236.911,53338.5
Business services3,94011.34,18413.03,97613.3
Public administration and safety2,1366.11,8225.61,5785.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,7325.01,3684.21,1313.8

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