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Northern Beaches Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 43.4% of employment in the Northern Beaches Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.2% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the Northern Beaches 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 Northern Beaches 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: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.7% Public administration and safety, 2018: 2.6% Business services, 2018: 17.6% Goods related, 2018: 35.7% Household services, 2018: 43.4% Mining, 2013: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.0% Business services, 2013: 19.3% Goods related, 2013: 40.0% Household services, 2013: 37.2% Mining, 2008: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 2.9% Business services, 2008: 17.9% Goods related, 2008: 45.5% Household services, 2008: 33.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Northern Beaches Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services49,41743.436,85237.231,57933.2
Goods related40,62735.739,58540.043,29645.5
Business services20,00917.619,12319.317,06117.9
Public administration and safety2,9512.62,9623.02,7852.9
Agriculture, forestry and fishing7430.74130.43180.3
Mining620.11060.1810.1

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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