City of Playford

Industry composition

In 2023, the Household services sector accounted for 49.2% of employment in City of Playford. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (36.9% in 2012)

Understanding the economic role of 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 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.

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Employment composition
City of Playford202320172012
Industrynumber%. number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2,6367.81,6486.11,3735.2
Goods related10,28230.39,78836.511,99845.3
Household services16,70049.211,62743.39,78436.9
Business services2,3677.02,1938.21,9247.3
Public administration and safety1,6995.01,4775.51,2624.8
Total Industries33,913100.026,832100.026,510100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 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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City of Playford

economic profile