Analysis of Determination of Leading Sector and Regional Economic Potential for Establishment Planning Of Aceh Selatan Jaya Regency

Retno Wanda Sari


This study aims to analyze the determination of the leading sectors, economic structures and economic potential for establishment planning of Aceh Selatan Jaya Regency as an information and consideration in regional development planning. The analysis tools that used for this research are Location Quotient (LQ), Shift-share and descriptive quantitative analysis. The rate of growth and structure in the planning area of the Aceh Selatan Jaya Regency during the period 2010-2015 dominantly influenced by the size of the primary sector. The results of sector-by-sector analysis show that the sectors that are the leading sectors with criteria of the basic and competitive sectors are the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector and wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles sector.


Leading sector, economic structure and economic potential

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H. B. Tarmizi, Prof. Dr., SE, SU

Department of Economic Development, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of North Sumatera,

North Sumatra, Indonesia

Agus Purwoko, Dr. S.Hut, M.Si, Department of Regional and Rural Development Planning, Post Graduate School,

University of North Sumatera,

North Sumatra, Indonesia


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