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Industry composition

In 2017, the Goods related sector accounted for 61.0% of employment in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (66.2% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield 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 Port Adelaide Enfield'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 Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 0.3% Mining, 2017: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2017: 6.1% Business services, 2017: 7.8% Household services, 2017: 23.9% Goods related, 2017: 61.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 0.3% Mining, 2012: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2012: 6.1% Business services, 2012: 7.4% Household services, 2012: 21.3% Goods related, 2012: 64.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 0.2% Mining, 2007: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2007: 5.1% Business services, 2007: 6.9% Household services, 2007: 21.0% Goods related, 2007: 66.2%
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 Port Adelaide Enfield201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related46,32561.046,75364.444,53666.2
Household services18,17523.915,47721.314,16321.0
Business services5,9597.85,3577.44,6426.9
Public administration and safety4,6536.14,4096.13,4375.1
Mining5860.83100.43520.5
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2340.32480.31620.2

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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