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Renmark Paringa Council area

Industry composition

In 2017, the Goods related sector accounted for 38.2% of employment in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (35.2% 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, 2017: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2017: 2.1% Business services, 2017: 12.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 21.4% Household services, 2017: 26.2% Goods related, 2017: 38.2% Mining, 2012: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2012: 1.9% Business services, 2012: 12.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 21.1% Household services, 2012: 27.5% Goods related, 2012: 36.6% Mining, 2007: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2007: 1.5% Business services, 2007: 15.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 25.1% Household services, 2007: 22.5% Goods related, 2007: 35.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Renmark Paringa Council area201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related1,62038.21,46136.61,45135.2
Household services1,11126.21,09927.592922.5
Agriculture, forestry and fishing91021.484421.11,03425.1
Business services51712.251512.964215.6
Public administration and safety872.1761.9641.5
Mining00.000.060.1

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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