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Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 42.4% of employment in the City of Darebin. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (34.3% in 2008)

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 Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.3% Mining, 2018: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2018: 5.9% Business services, 2018: 12.7% Goods related, 2018: 38.3% Household services, 2018: 42.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.2% Mining, 2013: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2013: 5.4% Business services, 2013: 12.0% Goods related, 2013: 43.1% Household services, 2013: 38.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.1% Mining, 2008: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2008: 5.1% Business services, 2008: 11.6% Goods related, 2008: 48.4% Household services, 2008: 34.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Employment composition
City of Darebin201820132008
Household services25,18742.420,38038.517,70034.3
Goods related22,74038.322,80443.124,98148.4
Business services7,56512.76,37912.05,98411.6
Public administration and safety3,4765.92,8645.42,6435.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1760.31060.2770.1

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