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Industry composition

In 2019, the Goods related sector accounted for 60.7% of employment in the City of Kwinana. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (69.4% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Kwinana 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 City of Kwinana'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, 2019: 2.4% Mining, 2019: 3.6% Public administration and safety, 2019: 5.5% Business services, 2019: 9.0% Household services, 2019: 18.8% Goods related, 2019: 60.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 2.3% Mining, 2014: 4.6% Public administration and safety, 2014: 5.6% Business services, 2014: 8.4% Household services, 2014: 15.4% Goods related, 2014: 63.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 1.7% Mining, 2009: 4.9% Public administration and safety, 2009: 4.8% Business services, 2009: 7.6% Household services, 2009: 11.7% Goods related, 2009: 69.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Kwinana201920142009
Goods related10,57260.710,09763.710,77169.4
Household services3,27218.82,44315.41,81211.7
Business services1,5739.01,3308.41,1797.6
Public administration and safety9635.58855.67404.8
Agriculture, forestry and fishing4142.43722.32571.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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