Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)Economic profile
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City of Gosnells

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 41.4% of employment in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region). The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (30.7% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) 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 Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)'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 Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.5% Mining, 2018: 2.0% Public administration and safety, 2018: 7.3% Business services, 2018: 10.1% Goods related, 2018: 38.8% Household services, 2018: 41.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.7% Mining, 2013: 1.6% Public administration and safety, 2013: 7.2% Business services, 2013: 11.8% Goods related, 2013: 44.2% Household services, 2013: 34.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.7% Mining, 2008: 1.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 6.6% Business services, 2008: 11.1% Goods related, 2008: 49.7% Household services, 2008: 30.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Employment composition
City of Gosnells201820132008
Household services12,11441.49,33134.67,37930.7
Goods related11,37938.811,91244.211,95849.7
Business services2,94610.13,17311.82,67111.1
Public administration and safety2,1387.31,9477.21,5776.6
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1450.51900.71610.7

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