Edward River Council

Industry composition

In 2023, the Household services sector accounted for 38.9% of employment in Edward River Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (29.9% in 2012)

Understanding the economic role of Edward River 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 Edward River Council'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
Edward River Council202320172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing64315.362114.976017.9
Goods related1,27330.31,48735.61,51935.7
Household services1,63738.91,42234.11,27329.9
Business services3909.342010.045010.6
Public administration and safety2616.22265.42495.9
Total Industries4,204100.04,177100.04,251100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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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Edward River Council

economic profile