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Industry composition

In 2015, the Goods related sector accounted for 41.0% of employment in Redland City. The importance of this sector has declined over the last 10 years (44.1% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of Redland City 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 Redland City'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, 2015: 0.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 0.8% Public administration and safety, 2015: 3.9% Business services, 2015: 14.6% Household services, 2015: 39.1% Goods related, 2015: 41.0% Mining, 2010: 0.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 1.0% Public administration and safety, 2010: 4.1% Business services, 2010: 14.5% Household services, 2010: 37.4% Goods related, 2010: 42.3% Mining, 2005: 0.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 1.5% Public administration and safety, 2005: 4.2% Business services, 2005: 14.1% Household services, 2005: 35.4% Goods related, 2005: 44.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Redland City201520102005
Goods related18,30141.018,49242.316,39944.1
Household services17,47739.116,36737.413,14135.4
Business services6,50914.66,34414.55,25714.1
Public administration and safety1,7223.91,8044.11,5604.2
Agriculture, forestry and fishing3790.84411.05451.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.