Sydney Eastern Suburbs

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Sydney Eastern Suburbs

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 51.1% of employment in Sydney Eastern Suburbs. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (47.9% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of Sydney Eastern Suburbs 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 Sydney Eastern Suburbs'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.

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Employment composition
Sydney Eastern Suburbs201920142009
Industry$numbernumber%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1440.12800.32050.2
Mining670.1840.1540.1
Goods related31,34427.826,66826.525,38327.7
Household services57,63851.150,65550.343,81847.9
Business services17,44415.516,85916.816,09017.6
Public administration and safety6,2225.56,0646.05,9906.5
Total Industries112,860100.0100,611100.091,539100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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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Sydney Eastern Suburbs

economic profile