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Worker productivity

In Camden Council area, Financial and Insurance Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $273,314 per worker in 2015/16.

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 Employment by industry (Total) and Employment by industry (FTE), to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Local workers income to see how many local workers are 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
Camden Council area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing70,97886,50392,780100,274-21,802
Mining169,734280,171152,832242,031+16,902
Manufacturing93,770105,779110,505124,561-16,735
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services245,645289,206267,578300,431-21,933
Construction190,425113,66087,09695,471+103,329
Wholesale Trade118,419136,732111,445124,880+6,974
Retail Trade54,57159,49552,47653,654+2,095
Accommodation and Food Services40,15656,22146,46256,121-6,306
Transport, Postal and Warehousing104,954117,384112,712110,804-7,758
Information Media and Telecommunications156,338225,880158,066209,739-1,728
Financial and Insurance Services273,314334,450260,591296,630+12,723
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services202,833278,842160,596202,533+42,236
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services88,358120,30291,132113,446-2,774
Administrative and Support Services70,360122,96980,791124,044-10,432
Public Administration and Safety98,495113,472100,650110,921-2,155
Education and Training66,58981,81971,77584,261-5,186
Health Care and Social Assistance70,58879,24366,36871,002+4,219
Arts and Recreation Services78,29988,43488,32093,964-10,020
Other Services62,11170,06864,47968,021-2,368

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.

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2015/16
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: $86,503 Mining, New South Wales: $280,171 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $105,779 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $289,206 Construction, New South Wales: $113,660 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $136,732 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $59,495 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $56,221 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $117,384 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $225,880 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $334,450 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $278,842 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $120,302 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $122,969 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $113,472 Education and Training, New South Wales: $81,819 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $79,243 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $88,434 Other Services, New South Wales: $70,068 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Camden Council area: $70,978 Mining, Camden Council area: $169,734 Manufacturing, Camden Council area: $93,770 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Camden Council area: $245,645 Construction, Camden Council area: $190,425 Wholesale Trade, Camden Council area: $118,419 Retail Trade, Camden Council area: $54,571 Accommodation and Food Services, Camden Council area: $40,156 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Camden Council area: $104,954 Information Media and Telecommunications, Camden Council area: $156,338 Financial and Insurance Services, Camden Council area: $273,314 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Camden Council area: $202,833 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Camden Council area: $88,358 Administrative and Support Services, Camden Council area: $70,360 Public Administration and Safety, Camden Council area: $98,495 Education and Training, Camden Council area: $66,589 Health Care and Social Assistance, Camden Council area: $70,588 Arts and Recreation Services, Camden Council area: $78,299 Other Services, Camden Council area: $62,111
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, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Camden Council area: -$21,802 Mining, Camden Council area: +$16,902 Manufacturing, Camden Council area: -$16,735 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Camden Council area: -$21,933 Construction, Camden Council area: +$103,329 Wholesale Trade, Camden Council area: +$6,974 Retail Trade, Camden Council area: +$2,095 Accommodation and Food Services, Camden Council area: -$6,306 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Camden Council area: -$7,758 Information Media and Telecommunications, Camden Council area: -$1,728 Financial and Insurance Services, Camden Council area: +$12,723 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Camden Council area: +$42,236 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Camden Council area: -$2,774 Administrative and Support Services, Camden Council area: -$10,432 Public Administration and Safety, Camden Council area: -$2,155 Education and Training, Camden Council area: -$5,186 Health Care and Social Assistance, Camden Council area: +$4,219 Arts and Recreation Services, Camden Council area: -$10,020 Other Services, Camden Council area: -$2,368
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 Camden Council area in 2015/16 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Financial and Insurance Services ($273,314)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($245,645)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($202,833)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $334,450 in Financial and Insurance Services; $289,206 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and $278,842 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Camden Council area and New South Wales were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Construction ($190,425 compared to $113,660)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($169,734 compared to $280,171)
  • Lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($202,833 compared to $278,842)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($156,338 compared to $225,880)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Camden Council area increased by $10,922 between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Camden Council area were for:

  • Construction (+$103,329)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$42,236)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$21,933)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$21,802)

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