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Livingstone Shire Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 38.7% of employment in the Livingstone Shire Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.3% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of the Livingstone Shire Council area 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 Livingstone Shire Council area'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, 2018: 3.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 6.6% Public administration and safety, 2018: 7.8% Business services, 2018: 10.2% Goods related, 2018: 33.7% Household services, 2018: 38.7% Mining, 2013: 2.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 5.8% Public administration and safety, 2013: 6.5% Business services, 2013: 10.3% Goods related, 2013: 40.0% Household services, 2013: 35.1% Mining, 2008: 1.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 6.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 5.4% Business services, 2008: 10.8% Goods related, 2008: 43.0% Household services, 2008: 33.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Livingstone Shire Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services4,07138.73,35235.12,96233.3
Goods related3,54833.73,82440.03,82843.0
Business services1,06910.298310.396010.8
Public administration and safety8187.86186.54785.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing6956.65525.85576.3
Mining3253.12232.31181.3

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

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