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NSROC Region

Industry composition

In 2017, the Household services sector accounted for 33.9% of employment in the NSROC Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (29.4% 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, 2017: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2017: 3.4% Goods related, 2017: 29.7% Business services, 2017: 32.4% Household services, 2017: 33.9% Mining, 2012: 0.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2012: 3.4% Goods related, 2012: 31.5% Business services, 2012: 34.0% Household services, 2012: 30.5% Mining, 2007: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2007: 3.4% Goods related, 2007: 33.3% Business services, 2007: 33.3% Household services, 2007: 29.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
NSROC Region201720122007
Household services128,64133.9109,10730.597,61229.4
Business services122,93032.4121,73634.0110,43833.3
Goods related112,65229.7112,54431.5110,48733.3
Public administration and safety13,0063.412,2323.411,3203.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,6360.41,2180.31,2470.4

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

Data are based on a 2015-16 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