City of Rockingham

Industry composition

In 2021, the Household services sector accounted for 44.6% of employment in City of Rockingham. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (38.6% in 2011)

Understanding the economic role of City of Rockingham 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 City of Rockingham'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
City of Rockingham202120162011
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing3290.93571.03601.2
Goods related11,13031.511,48633.010,90837.1
Household services15,77444.615,48844.511,35738.6
Business services3,0378.63,2549.32,8969.8
Public administration and safety4,84813.74,07011.73,74712.7
Total Industries35,380100.034,815100.029,434100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2018-19 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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City of Rockingham

economic profile