RDA Yorke and Mid North RegionEconomic profile
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Yorke Peninsula Region

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 37.3% of employment in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (31.4% 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: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.3% Business services, 2018: 9.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 17.0% Goods related, 2018: 30.9% Household services, 2018: 37.3% Mining, 2013: 1.6% Public administration and safety, 2013: 4.0% Business services, 2013: 9.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 18.1% Goods related, 2013: 32.9% Household services, 2013: 34.3% Mining, 2008: 0.9% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.8% Business services, 2008: 7.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 20.3% Goods related, 2008: 35.7% Household services, 2008: 31.4%
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 Region201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services3,84937.33,37034.33,02331.4
Goods related3,18530.93,23232.93,43935.7
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,75717.01,78218.11,95620.3
Business services1,0029.78839.07627.9
Public administration and safety4454.33964.03653.8
Mining820.81581.6830.9

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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