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NSROC Region

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 35.0% of employment in the NSROC Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (29.5% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the NSROC Region 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 NSROC Region'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: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2018: 3.4% Goods related, 2018: 29.1% Business services, 2018: 31.9% Household services, 2018: 35.0% Mining, 2013: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.4% Goods related, 2013: 30.8% Business services, 2013: 33.6% Household services, 2013: 31.5% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.4% Goods related, 2008: 33.5% Business services, 2008: 33.1% Household services, 2008: 29.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
NSROC Region201820132008
Household services137,38035.0115,02531.5100,97029.5
Business services125,05431.9122,66533.6113,11933.1
Goods related114,28929.1112,32130.8114,63933.5
Public administration and safety13,2903.412,3903.411,4643.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,4360.41,1220.31,1480.3

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