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Berri Barmera Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 38.0% of employment in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (33.3% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region 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 RDA Murraylands and Riverland region'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: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2018: 6.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 9.0% Business services, 2018: 10.7% Goods related, 2018: 35.6% Household services, 2018: 38.0% Mining, 2013: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2013: 7.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 9.9% Business services, 2013: 10.2% Goods related, 2013: 34.1% Household services, 2013: 38.4% Mining, 2008: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2008: 6.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 12.5% Business services, 2008: 9.1% Goods related, 2008: 39.1% Household services, 2008: 33.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Berri Barmera Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services1,96338.01,88438.41,79933.3
Goods related1,83935.61,67734.12,11239.1
Business services55510.750110.24929.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing4639.04859.967312.5
Public administration and safety3506.83657.43296.1
Mining00.000.000.0

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

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