Georges River Council area

Industry composition

In 2023, the Household services sector accounted for 50.2% of employment in Georges River Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (43.8% in 2012)

Understanding the economic role of Georges 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 Georges River Council area'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
Georges River Council area202320172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing690.1410.1390.1
Goods related12,71026.214,04928.614,14731.2
Household services24,35150.222,61946.119,81043.8
Business services9,52719.610,11320.68,41218.6
Public administration and safety1,8163.72,2344.62,8446.3
Total Industries48,502100.049,098100.045,277100.0

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

economic profile