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Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 34.3% 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, 2018: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2018: 12.0% Business services, 2018: 22.5% Household services, 2018: 31.1% Goods related, 2018: 34.3% Mining, 2013: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2013: 12.0% Business services, 2013: 22.2% Household services, 2013: 28.3% Goods related, 2013: 37.3% Mining, 2008: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2008: 10.6% Business services, 2008: 20.9% Household services, 2008: 26.6% Goods related, 2008: 41.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Parramatta201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related60,66534.358,68737.362,66641.7
Household services54,94531.144,52028.340,01426.6
Business services39,74422.534,97522.231,40520.9
Public administration and safety21,13212.018,91312.015,85910.6
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2090.11900.11360.1
Mining940.11920.11280.1

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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