Lismore City

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 46.8% of employment in Lismore City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (43.6% 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.

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Employment composition
Lismore City201920142009
Industry$numbernumber%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,0784.71,0965.01,1415.1
Goods related6,89730.36,56230.17,43933.3
Household services10,64546.810,13146.59,75543.6
Business services2,71611.92,73712.62,85412.8
Public administration and safety1,3626.01,2505.71,1385.1
Total Industries22,728100.021,804100.022,350100.0

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