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Noosa Shire Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 45.0% of employment in the RDA Sunshine Coast Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (37.6% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of the RDA Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast 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: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 1.4% Public administration and safety, 2018: 3.0% Business services, 2018: 18.3% Goods related, 2018: 32.2% Household services, 2018: 45.0% Mining, 2013: 0.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 2.5% Public administration and safety, 2013: 2.6% Business services, 2013: 18.3% Goods related, 2013: 34.7% Household services, 2013: 41.5% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 3.1% Public administration and safety, 2008: 2.4% Business services, 2008: 17.0% Goods related, 2008: 39.7% Household services, 2008: 37.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Noosa Shire Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services11,20345.09,37241.58,47037.6
Goods related8,02832.27,82634.78,94339.7
Business services4,55418.34,12818.33,84117.0
Public administration and safety7423.05832.65332.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing3601.45612.57073.1
Mining350.1860.4530.2

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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