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Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 38.2% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (36.4% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of RDA Yorke and Mid North 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 RDA Yorke and Mid North 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: 1.1% Public administration and safety, 2018: 2.4% Business services, 2018: 10.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 16.3% Household services, 2018: 31.3% Goods related, 2018: 38.2% Mining, 2013: 1.0% Public administration and safety, 2013: 2.8% Business services, 2013: 10.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 19.2% Household services, 2013: 30.9% Goods related, 2013: 35.9% Mining, 2008: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2008: 2.6% Business services, 2008: 9.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 22.6% Household services, 2008: 28.1% Goods related, 2008: 36.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council201820132008
Goods related1,87238.21,63535.91,64636.4
Household services1,53231.31,40730.91,27228.1
Agriculture, forestry and fishing80016.387619.21,02322.6
Business services52310.746810.34269.4
Public administration and safety1192.41262.81192.6

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