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Sydney Eastern Suburbs

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 51.9% of employment in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (47.4% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of the 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 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.

Employment composition
Employment composition Mining, 2018: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.1% Public administration and safety, 2018: 5.8% Business services, 2018: 16.4% Goods related, 2018: 25.6% Household services, 2018: 51.9% Mining, 2013: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2013: 6.1% Business services, 2013: 16.9% Goods related, 2013: 27.4% Household services, 2013: 49.2% Mining, 2008: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 6.2% Business services, 2008: 17.3% Goods related, 2008: 28.7% Household services, 2008: 47.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Sydney Eastern Suburbs201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services59,19751.948,94349.243,54047.4
Goods related29,20425.627,23427.426,31228.7
Business services18,75016.416,79616.915,93117.3
Public administration and safety6,6475.86,1146.15,7196.2
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1430.12890.32660.3
Mining810.1770.1560.1

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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