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Greater Burnie Economic Region

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 37.6% of employment in the Cradle Coast Region. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (42.8% in 2007)

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, 2018: 3.8% Public administration and safety, 2018: 5.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 6.5% Business services, 2018: 10.3% Household services, 2018: 36.4% Goods related, 2018: 37.6% Mining, 2013: 4.4% Public administration and safety, 2013: 6.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 5.9% Business services, 2013: 10.0% Household services, 2013: 33.4% Goods related, 2013: 40.1% Mining, 2008: 2.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 6.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 6.8% Business services, 2008: 10.4% Household services, 2008: 31.3% Goods related, 2008: 42.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Greater Burnie Economic Region201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related8,80737.69,09240.19,82142.8
Household services8,53336.47,57133.47,18031.3
Business services2,40710.32,27610.02,38310.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,5256.51,3445.91,5626.8
Public administration and safety1,2675.41,3866.11,4556.3
Mining8803.89894.45222.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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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