City of PlayfordEconomic profile
Skip to content

City of Playford

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 43.8% of employment in the City of Playford. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.5% in 2009)

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, 2019: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 5.5% Public administration and safety, 2019: 6.0% Business services, 2019: 8.2% Goods related, 2019: 36.3% Household services, 2019: 43.8% Mining, 2014: 0.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 6.0% Public administration and safety, 2014: 5.0% Business services, 2014: 7.6% Goods related, 2014: 40.4% Household services, 2014: 40.0% Mining, 2009: 0.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 5.1% Public administration and safety, 2009: 4.6% Business services, 2009: 6.4% Goods related, 2009: 49.7% Household services, 2009: 33.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
City of Playford201920142009
Household services11,83543.810,50740.08,74733.5
Goods related9,79536.310,59440.412,98949.7
Business services2,2068.22,0077.61,6836.4
Public administration and safety1,6106.01,3255.01,2004.6
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,4985.51,5766.01,3245.1

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