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Coastal Urban Economic Region

Industry composition

In 2019, the Goods related sector accounted for 42.2% of employment in the Cradle Coast Region. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (45.5% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of the Cradle Coast Region 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 the Cradle Coast Region'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: 2.2% Public administration and safety, 2019: 5.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 5.7% Business services, 2019: 10.2% Household services, 2019: 34.4% Goods related, 2019: 42.2% Mining, 2014: 2.4% Public administration and safety, 2014: 5.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 5.6% Business services, 2014: 10.2% Household services, 2014: 32.4% Goods related, 2014: 44.0% Mining, 2009: 1.6% Public administration and safety, 2009: 5.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 6.5% Business services, 2009: 10.4% Household services, 2009: 30.3% Goods related, 2009: 45.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Coastal Urban Economic Region201920142009
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related17,01442.217,61944.018,66045.5
Household services13,85334.412,97232.412,40730.3
Business services4,09610.24,07010.24,27310.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2,2805.72,2355.62,6556.5
Public administration and safety2,1675.42,1425.42,3825.8
Mining8712.29782.46391.6

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

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