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Woollahra Municipal Council area

Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 47.0% of employment in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (39.1% in 2009)

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, 2019: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2019: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2019: 4.3% Business services, 2019: 21.9% Goods related, 2019: 26.4% Household services, 2019: 47.0% Mining, 2014: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2014: 0.5% Public administration and safety, 2014: 5.7% Business services, 2014: 23.7% Goods related, 2014: 27.3% Household services, 2014: 42.6% Mining, 2009: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2009: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2009: 5.9% Business services, 2009: 24.0% Goods related, 2009: 30.5% Household services, 2009: 39.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Woollahra Municipal Council area201920142009
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services11,93747.09,61342.68,25539.1
Goods related6,70926.46,16627.36,43930.5
Business services5,54921.95,35523.75,07124.0
Public administration and safety1,0984.31,2945.71,2545.9
Agriculture, forestry and fishing690.31180.5680.3
Mining190.1310.1350.2

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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