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Renmark Paringa Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 35.9% of employment in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (38.8% 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: 2.0% Business services, 2018: 12.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 22.3% Household services, 2018: 27.8% Goods related, 2018: 35.9% Mining, 2013: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2013: 1.9% Business services, 2013: 12.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 21.8% Household services, 2013: 27.5% Goods related, 2013: 36.4% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2008: 1.6% Business services, 2008: 13.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 23.2% Household services, 2008: 22.4% Goods related, 2008: 38.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Renmark Paringa Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related1,59735.91,45936.41,61938.8
Household services1,23627.81,10327.593822.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing99322.387421.897123.2
Business services53412.049512.357713.8
Public administration and safety902.0781.9661.6
Mining00.020.170.2

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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