Cumberland City

Industry composition

In 2020, the Goods related sector accounted for 59.6% of employment in Cumberland City. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (63.3% in 2009)

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 City202020152010
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2090.22050.31140.1
Mining2340.3750.1230.0
Goods related52,74159.646,38457.849,22063.3
Household services22,55425.521,49926.818,22123.4
Business services9,83211.19,11311.47,5999.8
Public administration and safety2,9943.42,9143.62,6373.4
Total Industries88,563100.080,191100.077,814100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). 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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Cumberland City Council

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