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Nillumbik Shire

Industry composition

In 2015, the Household services sector accounted for 42.7% of employment in Nillumbik Shire. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (39.0% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of Nillumbik Shire 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 Nillumbik Shire'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, 2015: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 1.4% Public administration and safety, 2015: 4.3% Business services, 2015: 15.4% Goods related, 2015: 36.1% Household services, 2015: 42.7% Mining, 2010: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 1.4% Public administration and safety, 2010: 4.1% Business services, 2010: 15.3% Goods related, 2010: 39.3% Household services, 2010: 39.8% Mining, 2005: 0.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 1.9% Public administration and safety, 2005: 3.4% Business services, 2005: 15.1% Goods related, 2005: 40.7% Household services, 2005: 39.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Nillumbik Shire201520102005
Household services6,34342.75,87039.85,45039.0
Goods related5,36536.15,79639.35,68840.7
Business services2,28615.42,25415.32,11915.1
Public administration and safety6384.36034.14733.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2141.42061.42601.9

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

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.