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Value added

In the City of Boroondara, Professional, Scientific and Technical Services is the most productive industry, generating $1,468 million in 2015/16.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in City of Boroondara. 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 Boroondara’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 Boroondara - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Melbourne%$m%Greater Melbourne%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing37.00.40.721.80.30.7+15.1
Mining17.30.20.520.00.20.6-2.7
Manufacturing251.42.88.1303.23.69.9-51.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services24.40.32.244.40.52.4-20.0
Construction846.49.58.0623.77.56.8+222.7
Wholesale Trade327.03.76.0355.64.35.8-28.5
Retail Trade637.67.15.9627.77.55.8+9.9
Accommodation and Food Services215.42.42.6230.32.83.1-14.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing572.66.45.8453.95.56.0+118.7
Information Media and Telecommunications298.43.34.8272.23.34.5+26.2
Financial and Insurance Services1,092.312.214.51,088.113.114.2+4.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services600.96.74.0458.15.53.2+142.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,468.416.410.71,439.017.310.5+29.4
Administrative and Support Services235.62.63.4279.93.44.1-44.4
Public Administration and Safety157.21.85.0163.22.04.8-6.0
Education and Training890.110.06.5866.210.46.6+23.9
Health Care and Social Assistance953.010.77.9803.09.67.4+150.0
Arts and Recreation Services75.70.81.254.50.71.2+21.3
Other Services229.22.62.1218.32.62.3+10.9

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, Greater Melbourne: 0.7% Mining, Greater Melbourne: 0.5% Manufacturing, Greater Melbourne: 8.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Melbourne: 2.2% Construction, Greater Melbourne: 8.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Melbourne: 6.0% Retail Trade, Greater Melbourne: 5.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Melbourne: 2.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Melbourne: 5.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Melbourne: 4.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Melbourne: 14.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Melbourne: 4.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Melbourne: 10.7% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Melbourne: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Melbourne: 5.0% Education and Training, Greater Melbourne: 6.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Melbourne: 7.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.2% Other Services, Greater Melbourne: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: 0.4% Mining, City of Boroondara: 0.2% Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: 2.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: 0.3% Construction, City of Boroondara: 9.5% Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: 3.7% Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: 7.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: 6.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: 3.3% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: 12.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: 6.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: 16.4% Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: 1.8% Education and Training, City of Boroondara: 10.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: 10.7% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: 0.8% Other Services, City of Boroondara: 2.6%
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 Boroondara in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($1,468 million or 16.4%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($1,092 million or 12.2%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($953 million or 10.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,514 million in total or 39.3% of the total value added by industry in the City of Boroondara.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 10.7% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 14.5% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 7.9% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between the value added by industries of the City of Boroondara and Greater Melbourne were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (16.4% compared to 10.7%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Education and Training (10.0% compared to 6.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Manufacturing (2.8% compared to 8.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Public Administration and Safety (1.8% compared to 5.0%)

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 Boroondara: +$15.1 million Mining, City of Boroondara: -$2.7 million Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: -$51.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: -$20.0 million Construction, City of Boroondara: +$222.7 million Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: -$28.5 million Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: +$9.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: -$14.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: +$118.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: +$26.2 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: +$4.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: +$142.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: +$29.4 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: -$44.4 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: -$6.0 million Education and Training, City of Boroondara: +$23.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: +$150.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: +$21.3 million Other Services, City of Boroondara: +$10.9 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 Boroondara increased by 606.7 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 Boroondara were for:

  • Construction (+$223 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$150 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$143 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$119 million)

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