Lismore City

Industry composition

In 2020, the Household services sector accounted for 47.5% of employment in Lismore City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (43.0% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of 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 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
Lismore City202020152010
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,1044.71,0755.01,1155.1
Goods related6,73328.76,59630.97,38233.8
Household services11,13747.59,82146.09,39543.0
Business services2,97212.72,58112.12,80612.8
Public administration and safety1,4996.41,2275.81,1455.2
Total Industries23,470100.021,328100.021,866100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). 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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Lismore City

economic profile