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Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 33.9% of employment in Willoughby City. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (26.4% in 2008)

Understanding the economic role of Willoughby 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 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
Employment composition Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2018: 0.2% Mining, 2018: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.0% Goods related, 2018: 29.7% Business services, 2018: 31.9% Household services, 2018: 33.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.1% Mining, 2013: 0.6% Public administration and safety, 2013: 3.3% Goods related, 2013: 33.8% Business services, 2013: 32.2% Household services, 2013: 30.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.1% Mining, 2008: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2008: 3.3% Goods related, 2008: 35.6% Business services, 2008: 34.3% Household services, 2008: 26.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Willoughby City201820132008
Household services24,38533.919,81330.017,55026.4
Business services22,88931.921,21632.222,82634.3
Goods related21,36129.722,30333.823,64935.6
Public administration and safety2,8914.02,1703.32,1753.3
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1130.2870.1970.1

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