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Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 40.2% of employment in Wagga Wagga City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (34.2% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of Wagga Wagga City 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 Wagga Wagga City'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: 3.4% Business services, 2018: 10.4% Public administration and safety, 2018: 11.3% Goods related, 2018: 34.6% Household services, 2018: 40.2% Mining, 2013: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 3.4% Business services, 2013: 11.0% Public administration and safety, 2013: 11.5% Goods related, 2013: 37.3% Household services, 2013: 36.7% Mining, 2008: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 4.1% Business services, 2008: 11.6% Public administration and safety, 2008: 11.2% Goods related, 2008: 38.8% Household services, 2008: 34.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Wagga Wagga City201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services14,29740.212,21036.711,18434.2
Goods related12,29634.612,42737.312,70138.8
Public administration and safety4,00411.33,81611.53,65411.2
Business services3,71210.43,64511.03,79111.6
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,1993.41,1413.41,3514.1
Mining340.1440.1450.1

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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