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Yorke Peninsula Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 33.5% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (29.4% 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: 1.3% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.3% Business services, 2018: 8.5% Goods related, 2018: 26.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 26.2% Household services, 2018: 33.5% Mining, 2013: 3.1% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.5% Business services, 2013: 7.6% Goods related, 2013: 28.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 27.5% Household services, 2013: 30.3% Mining, 2008: 1.4% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.8% Business services, 2008: 6.1% Goods related, 2008: 30.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 28.9% Household services, 2008: 29.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Yorke Peninsula Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services1,42433.51,29230.31,30729.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,11726.21,17327.51,28028.9
Goods related1,11526.21,19528.01,35130.5
Business services3618.53257.62716.1
Public administration and safety1824.31503.51673.8
Mining561.31343.1621.4

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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