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Fraser Coast Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 46.0% of employment in the Fraser Coast Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (36.5% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the Fraser Coast Regional 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 the the Fraser Coast Regional 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.

Employment composition
Employment composition Mining, 2018: 0.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 2.8% Public administration and safety, 2018: 6.1% Business services, 2018: 10.9% Goods related, 2018: 33.7% Household services, 2018: 46.0% Mining, 2013: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 2.6% Public administration and safety, 2013: 6.2% Business services, 2013: 11.6% Goods related, 2013: 37.0% Household services, 2013: 42.1% Mining, 2008: 0.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 3.4% Public administration and safety, 2008: 6.0% Business services, 2008: 11.7% Goods related, 2008: 41.7% Household services, 2008: 36.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Fraser Coast Regional Council201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services16,40746.014,37042.112,22536.5
Goods related12,00333.712,64637.013,96241.7
Business services3,90310.93,96911.63,92111.7
Public administration and safety2,1756.12,1136.22,0056.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing9852.89022.61,1523.4
Mining1920.51420.42100.6

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

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