RDA Yorke and Mid North RegionEconomic profile
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District Council of Mount Remarkable

Industry composition

In 2018, the Agriculture, forestry and fishing sector accounted for 40.5% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (44.9% 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: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2018: 3.7% Business services, 2018: 8.7% Goods related, 2018: 19.2% Household services, 2018: 27.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 40.5% Mining, 2013: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2013: 4.6% Business services, 2013: 6.1% Goods related, 2013: 20.9% Household services, 2013: 30.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 38.3% Mining, 2008: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.7% Business services, 2008: 5.4% Goods related, 2008: 18.4% Household services, 2008: 27.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 44.9%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
District Council of Mount Remarkable201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing40140.535138.342844.9
Household services27627.927630.126527.7
Goods related19019.219220.917518.4
Business services868.7566.1525.4
Public administration and safety373.7424.6353.7
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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