Story: Industrial sectors

Health sector staff

Health sector staff

These staff at Dunedin Hospital’s emergency department are having a frantic day. The wages bill is the costliest input for many service sector industries, especially health. Taking the service sector as a whole, the biggest share of the wage bill goes to health services.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 25 March 2008, p. 24
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Ganesh Nana, 'Industrial sectors - Tertiary sector', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 June 2024)

Story by Ganesh Nana, published 11 Mar 2010