RDA Yorke and Mid North RegionEconomic profile
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Northern Areas Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 37.9% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (35.4% 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: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.2% Business services, 2018: 6.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 24.6% Household services, 2018: 26.6% Goods related, 2018: 37.9% Mining, 2013: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.4% Business services, 2013: 7.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 26.8% Household services, 2013: 25.3% Goods related, 2013: 36.5% Mining, 2008: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.4% Business services, 2008: 6.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 29.3% Household services, 2008: 24.7% Goods related, 2008: 35.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Northern Areas Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related77537.971436.569135.4
Household services54326.649525.348224.7
Agriculture, forestry and fishing50324.652326.857129.3
Business services1256.11417.21256.4
Public administration and safety854.2673.4673.4
Mining110.5160.8150.8

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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