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Value added

In the City of Greater Bendigo, Health Care and Social Assistance is the most productive industry, generating $630 million in 2015/16.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in City of Greater Bendigo. It shows how productive each industry sector is at increasing the value of its inputs. It is a more refined measure of the productivity of an industry sector than output (total gross revenue), as some industries have high levels of output but require large amounts of input expenditure to achieve that.

By comparing the value added of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of City of Greater Bendigo’s economy. This can be done by directly comparing the percentage contribution of each industry to the total output, relative to the benchmark, or by using a location quotient, where a number greater than one indicates a high concentration of that industry and less than one indicates a lower concentration.

To see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysis section. To understand the value of a worker in each industry, view this dataset in conjunction with Worker productivity data, and to see the relationship of value added to the total size of the economy, go to the Gross Regional Product section.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
City of Greater Bendigo - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
(Click rows to view sub-categories)
$m%Victoria%$m%Victoria%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing155.53.62.9139.23.53.3+16.4
Mining269.26.22.2220.65.62.6+48.6
Manufacturing296.86.98.3332.98.510.0-36.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services146.23.42.6169.24.32.8-23.0
Construction340.37.98.1300.77.67.2+39.6
Wholesale Trade118.02.75.4106.02.75.2+12.0
Retail Trade302.07.05.9285.77.35.8+16.3
Accommodation and Food Services128.73.02.8135.03.43.2-6.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing173.64.05.4147.13.75.6+26.5
Information Media and Telecommunications103.92.44.2105.62.73.9-1.7
Financial and Insurance Services596.913.812.7537.013.712.3+60.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services115.22.73.789.22.32.9+26.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services168.93.99.4165.84.29.1+3.1
Administrative and Support Services76.41.83.191.72.33.7-15.3
Public Administration and Safety218.15.05.0205.75.24.8+12.3
Education and Training349.58.16.6319.28.16.6+30.3
Health Care and Social Assistance629.814.58.4455.711.67.7+174.1
Arts and Recreation Services43.21.01.132.90.81.1+10.3
Other Services99.52.32.194.62.42.2+4.9

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

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Value added by industry sector 2015/16
Value added by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Victoria: 2.9% Mining, Victoria: 2.2% Manufacturing, Victoria: 8.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Victoria: 2.6% Construction, Victoria: 8.1% Wholesale Trade, Victoria: 5.4% Retail Trade, Victoria: 5.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Victoria: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Victoria: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Victoria: 4.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Victoria: 12.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Victoria: 3.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Victoria: 9.4% Administrative and Support Services, Victoria: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Victoria: 5.0% Education and Training, Victoria: 6.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Victoria: 8.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Victoria: 1.1% Other Services, Victoria: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Greater Bendigo: 3.6% Mining, City of Greater Bendigo: 6.2% Manufacturing, City of Greater Bendigo: 6.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 3.4% Construction, City of Greater Bendigo: 7.9% Wholesale Trade, City of Greater Bendigo: 2.7% Retail Trade, City of Greater Bendigo: 7.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Greater Bendigo: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Greater Bendigo: 2.4% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 13.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 2.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 3.9% Administrative and Support Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, City of Greater Bendigo: 5.0% Education and Training, City of Greater Bendigo: 8.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Greater Bendigo: 14.5% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 1.0% Other Services, City of Greater Bendigo: 2.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in City of Greater Bendigo in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($630 million or 14.5%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($597 million or 13.8%)
  • Education and Training ($350 million or 8.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,576 million in total or 36.4% of the total value added by industry in the City of Greater Bendigo.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 8.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 12.7% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.6% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the value added by industries of the City of Greater Bendigo and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Health Care and Social Assistance (14.5% compared to 8.4%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Mining (6.2% compared to 2.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.9% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Wholesale Trade (2.7% compared to 5.4%)

Change in value added by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in value added by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Greater Bendigo: +$16.4 million Mining, City of Greater Bendigo: +$48.6 million Manufacturing, City of Greater Bendigo: -$36.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Greater Bendigo: -$23.0 million Construction, City of Greater Bendigo: +$39.6 million Wholesale Trade, City of Greater Bendigo: +$12.0 million Retail Trade, City of Greater Bendigo: +$16.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Greater Bendigo: -$6.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Greater Bendigo: +$26.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Greater Bendigo: -$1.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Greater Bendigo: +$60.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Greater Bendigo: +$26.0 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Greater Bendigo: +$3.1 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Greater Bendigo: -$15.3 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Greater Bendigo: +$12.3 million Education and Training, City of Greater Bendigo: +$30.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Greater Bendigo: +$174.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Greater Bendigo: +$10.3 million Other Services, City of Greater Bendigo: +$4.9 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in the City of Greater Bendigo increased by 398.2 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in the City of Greater Bendigo were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$174 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$60 million)

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