Willoughby City

Industry composition

In 2020, the Household services sector accounted for 32.1% of employment in Willoughby City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (27.3% in 2009)

Understanding the economic role of Willoughby City 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 Willoughby 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
Willoughby City202020152010
Industrynumber$number%. number%.
Agriculture, forestry and fishing590.1730.1760.1
Mining2210.32260.32010.3
Goods related23,00231.722,72033.023,88436.6
Household services23,30832.121,77231.717,82327.3
Business services23,07631.821,51831.321,31632.6
Public administration and safety2,9464.12,4563.62,0303.1
Total Industries72,612100.068,764100.065,329100.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). 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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Willoughby City Council

economic profile