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Woollahra Municipal Council area

Industry composition

In 2017, the Household services sector accounted for 45.4% of employment in Woollahra Municipal Council area. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (40.3% 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, 2017: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2017: 0.3% Public administration and safety, 2017: 5.5% Goods related, 2017: 22.9% Business services, 2017: 25.8% Household services, 2017: 45.4% Mining, 2012: 0.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2012: 0.7% Public administration and safety, 2012: 6.6% Goods related, 2012: 27.6% Business services, 2012: 23.8% Household services, 2012: 41.2% Mining, 2007: 0.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2007: 0.4% Public administration and safety, 2007: 6.0% Goods related, 2007: 28.3% Business services, 2007: 24.9% Household services, 2007: 40.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Employment composition
Woollahra Municipal Council area201720122007
IndustryNumber%Number%Number%
Household services10,42645.48,75741.28,18140.3
Business services5,91425.85,06923.85,04624.9
Goods related5,25622.95,86727.65,73728.3
Public administration and safety1,2595.51,4036.61,2216.0
Agriculture, forestry and fishing740.31400.7880.4
Mining240.1320.2240.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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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