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Industry composition

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In 2017, the Household services sector accounted for 43.3% of employment in the City of Playford. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (30.7% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Playford 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 Playford'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: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2017: 5.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 6.2% Business services, 2017: 8.3% Goods related, 2017: 36.3% Household services, 2017: 43.3% Mining, 2012: 0.6% Public administration and safety, 2012: 4.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 5.0% Business services, 2012: 7.2% Goods related, 2012: 45.4% Household services, 2012: 37.1% Mining, 2007: 0.7% Public administration and safety, 2007: 4.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 4.6% Business services, 2007: 6.1% Goods related, 2007: 53.3% Household services, 2007: 30.7%
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 Playford201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services11,48343.39,86737.17,79630.7
Goods related9,62136.312,07645.413,53453.3
Business services2,1918.31,9047.21,5406.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,6446.21,3255.01,1754.6
Public administration and safety1,4545.51,2704.81,1554.6
Mining1230.51690.61770.7

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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