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Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 44.7% of employment in the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (54.3% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area 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 Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area'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, 2018: 0.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 3.4% Business services, 2018: 9.9% Public administration and safety, 2018: 10.9% Household services, 2018: 30.3% Goods related, 2018: 44.7% Mining, 2013: 1.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 3.2% Business services, 2013: 11.1% Public administration and safety, 2013: 11.0% Household services, 2013: 28.6% Goods related, 2013: 44.4% Mining, 2008: 1.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 3.0% Business services, 2008: 9.5% Public administration and safety, 2008: 7.7% Household services, 2008: 24.5% Goods related, 2008: 54.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area201820132008
Goods related7,98444.77,83644.49,32954.3
Household services5,40630.35,03828.64,21724.5
Public administration and safety1,95210.91,94211.01,3207.7
Business services1,7679.91,96411.11,6289.5
Agriculture, forestry and fishing6073.45693.25213.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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