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Industry composition

In 2017, the Household services sector accounted for 41.3% of employment in the City of Darebin. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.4% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Darebin 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 City of Darebin'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, 2017: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2017: 5.8% Business services, 2017: 12.9% Goods related, 2017: 39.4% Household services, 2017: 41.3% Mining, 2012: 0.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2012: 5.3% Business services, 2012: 11.7% Goods related, 2012: 44.3% Household services, 2012: 37.8% Mining, 2007: 0.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2007: 5.1% Business services, 2007: 11.4% Goods related, 2007: 49.4% Household services, 2007: 33.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Darebin201720122007
Household services23,96141.319,73837.816,86633.4
Goods related22,87539.423,16344.324,93349.4
Business services7,50512.96,12411.75,76511.4
Public administration and safety3,3505.82,7555.32,5605.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1830.3870.2770.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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