City of Melville

Industry composition

In 2020, the Household services sector accounted for 51.2% of employment in City of Melville. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (42.4% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of City of Melville 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 City of Melville'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
City of Melville202020152010
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1200.31860.42140.6
Goods related12,57428.212,26928.214,94539.2
Household services22,86451.222,75452.416,14642.4
Business services5,82213.05,69313.15,08613.4
Public administration and safety2,3125.21,8404.21,1853.1
Total Industries44,623100.043,447100.038,080100.0

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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City of Melville

economic profile