Tablelands Regional Council

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Industry composition

In 2019, the Household services sector accounted for 37.2% of employment in Tablelands. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (30.3% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of Tablelands Regional Council 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 Tablelands'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
Industry$numbernumber%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,50514.71,43313.61,45212.9
Goods related3,17031.03,54733.74,45539.7
Household services3,80537.23,69235.13,40830.3
Business services9919.71,06210.11,0419.3
Public administration and safety4734.65255.06545.8
Total Industries10,222100.010,531100.011,231100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in 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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Tablelands Regional Council

economic profile