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Glenelg Shire

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 37.1% of employment in Glenelg Shire. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (44.5% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of Glenelg Shire 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 Glenelg Shire'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: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.7% Business services, 2018: 6.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 19.1% Household services, 2018: 32.5% Goods related, 2018: 37.1% Mining, 2013: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2013: 4.8% Business services, 2013: 7.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 14.3% Household services, 2013: 30.0% Goods related, 2013: 43.3% Mining, 2008: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 4.0% Business services, 2008: 7.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 15.8% Household services, 2008: 27.8% Goods related, 2008: 44.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Glenelg Shire201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related3,28637.13,90243.34,12144.5
Household services2,87732.52,70530.02,57027.8
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,68919.11,29314.31,46115.8
Business services5566.36577.37007.6
Public administration and safety4194.74334.83694.0
Mining260.3190.2290.3

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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