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Industry composition

In 2019, the Goods related sector accounted for 36.1% of employment in the City of Parramatta. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (40.4% in 2009)

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, 2019: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2019: 12.4% Business services, 2019: 22.7% Household services, 2019: 28.7% Goods related, 2019: 36.1% Mining, 2014: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2014: 12.0% Business services, 2014: 22.1% Household services, 2014: 29.1% Goods related, 2014: 36.6% Mining, 2009: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2009: 11.3% Business services, 2009: 21.2% Household services, 2009: 26.9% Goods related, 2009: 40.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Parramatta201920142009
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related66,91436.157,54936.660,66940.4
Household services53,24528.745,74029.140,32226.9
Business services42,15222.734,82022.131,86321.2
Public administration and safety22,94412.418,95212.016,88611.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1940.11830.11330.1
Mining1090.11090.11290.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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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