RDA Yorke and Mid North RegionEconomic profile
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District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

Industry composition

In 2018, the Agriculture, forestry and fishing sector accounted for 36.4% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (39.9% 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: 5.0% Business services, 2018: 5.8% Goods related, 2018: 24.4% Household services, 2018: 28.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 36.4% Mining, 2013: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2013: 5.3% Business services, 2013: 4.2% Goods related, 2013: 22.3% Household services, 2013: 34.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 34.1% Mining, 2008: 0.0% Public administration and safety, 2008: 4.3% Business services, 2008: 3.8% Goods related, 2008: 20.9% Household services, 2008: 31.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 39.9%
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 Orroroo Carrieton201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing15036.415134.118839.9
Household services11728.515034.014631.0
Goods related10124.49822.39920.9
Business services245.8194.2183.8
Public administration and safety205.0235.3204.3
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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