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Industry composition

In 2017, the Goods related sector accounted for 34.6% of employment in the City of Parramatta. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (41.7% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Parramatta 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 City of Parramatta'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: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2017: 12.1% Business services, 2017: 23.0% Household services, 2017: 30.1% Goods related, 2017: 34.6% Mining, 2012: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2012: 12.0% Business services, 2012: 21.9% Household services, 2012: 27.3% Goods related, 2012: 38.6% Mining, 2007: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2007: 10.3% Business services, 2007: 21.0% Household services, 2007: 26.8% Goods related, 2007: 41.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Parramatta201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related57,46434.659,91938.659,96841.7
Household services49,93530.142,35027.338,56426.8
Business services38,17023.034,02721.930,22821.0
Public administration and safety20,00612.118,62112.014,79210.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing3170.21750.11530.1
Mining880.11660.11300.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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

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