Fraser Coast Regional Council

economic profile

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Fraser Coast Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 41.2% of employment in Fraser Coast Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (36.1% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of 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 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.

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Employment composition
Fraser Coast Regional Council201920142009
Industry$numbernumber%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing8072.37702.38792.6
Mining1360.41780.51780.5
Goods related12,61236.512,75538.014,01041.1
Household services14,23841.213,49940.212,28336.1
Business services4,67713.54,45313.34,47213.1
Public administration and safety2,0616.01,8985.72,2476.6
Total Industries34,531100.033,553100.034,069100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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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Fraser Coast Regional Council

economic profile