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Industry composition

In 2017, the Household services sector accounted for 46.5% of employment in the Lismore City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (40.2% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the Lismore City 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 Lismore City'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, 2017: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 5.0% Public administration and safety, 2017: 5.6% Business services, 2017: 13.0% Goods related, 2017: 29.7% Household services, 2017: 46.5% Mining, 2012: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 6.1% Public administration and safety, 2012: 5.3% Business services, 2012: 13.6% Goods related, 2012: 32.2% Household services, 2012: 42.7% Mining, 2007: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 8.3% Public administration and safety, 2007: 4.7% Business services, 2007: 13.3% Goods related, 2007: 33.3% Household services, 2007: 40.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Lismore City201720122007
Household services10,34446.59,38442.79,06340.2
Goods related6,61829.77,08032.27,51233.3
Business services2,89513.03,00213.63,00213.3
Public administration and safety1,2515.61,1645.31,0704.7
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,1195.01,3426.11,8748.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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