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Mid North Region

Industry composition

In 2018, the Goods related sector accounted for 36.8% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (35.1% 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: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2018: 3.0% Business services, 2018: 8.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 22.7% Household services, 2018: 28.7% Goods related, 2018: 36.8% Mining, 2013: 0.7% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.9% Business services, 2013: 7.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 24.3% Household services, 2013: 28.2% Goods related, 2013: 35.0% Mining, 2008: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.7% Business services, 2008: 7.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 27.9% Household services, 2008: 25.4% Goods related, 2008: 35.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Mid North Region201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Goods related3,54536.83,05435.03,11135.1
Household services2,76328.72,46328.22,25425.4
Agriculture, forestry and fishing2,18222.72,12424.32,47527.9
Business services7718.06947.96547.4
Public administration and safety2873.03383.93323.7
Mining740.8600.7370.4

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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