Other Services

In 2016, 1581 establishments (businesses and organisations) in the Other Services sector provided 12,495 jobs. The sector has total output worth $2.52 Billion and contributes $1.4 Billion in Gross Local Product to the City of Melbourne economy.

Number of Jobs ( 2002 - 2016)

The graph below shows the change in the number of jobs in the Other Services sector between 2002 and 2016.


Industry Sub-Sectors

The table below provides detail of the sub-sectors within the Other Services sector in the City of Melbourne.

Description Jobs Establishments Output ($ billion) GLP ($ billion)
Personal and Other Services 11,604 1409 2.337 1.294
Others 891 172 0.187 0.104
Total 12,495 1,581 2.524 1.398


Contribution to the local economy

The Other Services sector accounts for 2.74% of the City of Melbourne's total employment.

The Other Services sector accounts for 1.52% of the City of Melbourne's Gross Local Product (GLP).

Workforce Profile

The graph below details the composition of those employed in the Other Services sector in the City of Melbourne. The graph describes the proportion of employees that can be considered as part-time, full-time, casual and contractors. The graph also details the proportion of female and male employees in the Other Services sector.


Floor Space

The graph below details the total floor space occupied by the Other Services sector in the City of Melbourne between 2002 and 2016 (in square metres). The figures provide an alternative measure of growth or decline in the sector. The figures are also relevant for understanding how this industry is impacting on then local commerical property market.