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Worker productivity

In the City of Boroondara, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $270,992 per worker in 2014/15.

Worker productivity by industry is calculated by dividing the industry value add by the number of persons employed in that industry. It shows which industries generate the most value add per employee. Some industry sectors, such as retail trade, are not highly productive per worker, but they employ a lot of people. Other industries, such as mining, employ fewer people but generate high levels of productivity. Each plays an important role in the economy.

Worker productivity data should be viewed in conjunction with Total Employment and FTE Employment, to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Worker Profiles Income to see how much workers actually each in each industry, and with Sources of Income data to see whether employment is the main way income is derived.

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

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
City of Boroondara - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$Victoria $$Victoria $2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing176,842141,703190,013126,224-13,171
Mining266,549972,723318,6981,178,569-52,148
Manufacturing105,25789,623132,22891,469-26,972
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services259,602236,496435,446277,143-175,844
Construction129,28693,953111,16980,020+18,117
Wholesale Trade155,462126,219135,164117,617+20,298
Retail Trade68,02259,80666,77356,262+1,249
Accommodation and Food Services52,40446,13952,50151,627-98
Transport, Postal and Warehousing180,275108,736136,261105,579+44,014
Information Media and Telecommunications212,322211,250168,611179,150+43,711
Financial and Insurance Services260,292282,893246,702265,321+13,590
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services270,992230,177273,071197,603-2,078
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services111,807107,372103,383100,472+8,424
Administrative and Support Services83,43787,299117,673100,069-34,236
Public Administration and Safety80,88782,54570,94482,732+9,943
Education and Training82,46576,42772,81876,788+9,646
Health Care and Social Assistance82,66572,99880,49568,971+2,171
Arts and Recreation Services62,66561,60952,30360,527+10,363
Other Services69,19657,21664,90158,502+4,295

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 2013-14 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.

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2014/15
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Victoria: $141,703 Mining, Victoria: $972,723 Manufacturing, Victoria: $89,623 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Victoria: $236,496 Construction, Victoria: $93,953 Wholesale Trade, Victoria: $126,219 Retail Trade, Victoria: $59,806 Accommodation and Food Services, Victoria: $46,139 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Victoria: $108,736 Information Media and Telecommunications, Victoria: $211,250 Financial and Insurance Services, Victoria: $282,893 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Victoria: $230,177 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Victoria: $107,372 Administrative and Support Services, Victoria: $87,299 Public Administration and Safety, Victoria: $82,545 Education and Training, Victoria: $76,427 Health Care and Social Assistance, Victoria: $72,998 Arts and Recreation Services, Victoria: $61,609 Other Services, Victoria: $57,216 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: $176,842 Mining, City of Boroondara: $266,549 Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: $105,257 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: $259,602 Construction, City of Boroondara: $129,286 Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: $155,462 Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: $68,022 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: $52,404 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: $180,275 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: $212,322 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: $260,292 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: $270,992 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: $111,807 Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: $83,437 Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: $80,887 Education and Training, City of Boroondara: $82,465 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: $82,665 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: $62,665 Other Services, City of Boroondara: $69,196
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: -$13,171 Mining, City of Boroondara: -$52,148 Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: -$26,972 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: -$175,844 Construction, City of Boroondara: +$18,117 Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: +$20,298 Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: +$1,249 Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: -$98 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: +$44,014 Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: +$43,711 Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: +$13,590 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: -$2,078 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: +$8,424 Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: -$34,236 Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: +$9,943 Education and Training, City of Boroondara: +$9,646 Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: +$2,171 Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: +$10,363 Other Services, City of Boroondara: +$4,295
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 worker productivity by industry sectors in City of Boroondara in 2014/15 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($270,992)
  • Mining ($266,549)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($260,292)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria were for $230,177 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $972,723 in Mining; and $282,893 in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($180,275 compared to $108,736)
  • Higher worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($270,992 compared to $230,177)
  • Higher worker productivity in Construction ($129,286 compared to $93,953)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($266,549 compared to $972,723)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in the City of Boroondara increased by $6,407 between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the City of Boroondara were for:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$175,844)
  • Mining (-$52,148)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$44,014)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$43,711)

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