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Woollahra Municipal Council area

Industry composition

In 2018, the Household services sector accounted for 47.5% of employment in Woollahra Municipal Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (40.0% in 2007)

Understanding the economic role of Woollahra Municipal Council area 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 Woollahra Municipal Council area'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: 0.2% Public administration and safety, 2018: 4.5% Business services, 2018: 23.9% Goods related, 2018: 23.9% Household services, 2018: 47.5% Mining, 2013: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2013: 0.6% Public administration and safety, 2013: 5.9% Business services, 2013: 23.2% Goods related, 2013: 29.8% Household services, 2013: 40.4% Mining, 2008: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2008: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2008: 5.7% Business services, 2008: 24.4% Goods related, 2008: 29.4% Household services, 2008: 40.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Woollahra Municipal Council area201820132008
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services12,13047.59,11940.48,35440.0
Goods related6,10523.96,72029.86,13529.4
Business services6,09623.95,23223.25,10424.4
Public administration and safety1,1364.51,3315.91,1825.7
Agriculture, forestry and fishing510.21320.6890.4
Mining170.1310.1360.2

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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