Cumberland City

Industry composition

In 2022, the Goods related sector accounted for 59.2% of employment in Cumberland City. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (62.0% in 2012)

Understanding the economic role of Cumberland City Council 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 Cumberland 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.

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Employment composition
Cumberland City202220172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing3690.43050.41170.1
Goods related49,04959.251,16559.149,42662.0
Household services20,75425.022,25225.719,28424.2
Business services9,39611.39,66411.28,20410.3
Public administration and safety3,2703.93,0393.52,6843.4
Total Industries82,899100.086,602100.079,735100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in 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.

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Cumberland City Council

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