Northern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils

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NSROC Region

Industry composition

In 2022, the Business services sector accounted for 34.8% of employment in NSROC Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (34.1% in 2012)

Understanding the economic role of Northern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils 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 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.

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Employment composition
NSROC Region202220172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,0790.31,2730.39830.3
Goods related108,54827.6111,77629.3110,03530.9
Household services130,92633.3127,80933.5110,50131.0
Business services136,85634.8126,86033.3121,59634.1
Public administration and safety14,5313.712,5663.312,0343.4
Total Industries393,006100.0381,288100.0356,142100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2022. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 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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Northern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils

economic profile