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Northern Beaches Council area

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 41.0% of employment in the Northern Beaches Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.8% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of the Northern Beaches Council 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 Northern Beaches Council'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, 2019: 0.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2019: 2.8% Business services, 2019: 17.2% Goods related, 2019: 38.4% Household services, 2019: 41.0% Mining, 2014: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2014: 3.0% Business services, 2014: 19.3% Goods related, 2014: 39.0% Household services, 2014: 38.3% Mining, 2009: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2009: 3.0% Business services, 2009: 18.1% Goods related, 2009: 44.7% Household services, 2009: 33.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Northern Beaches Council area201920142009
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services44,76641.037,60238.331,85633.8
Goods related41,95738.438,29339.042,08744.7
Business services18,75117.218,91819.317,00618.1
Public administration and safety3,0682.82,9153.02,8003.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing5850.54380.42890.3
Mining170.0770.11080.1

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