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Industry sector analysis - All industries

In 2015/16, the Canberra Region contributed 7.1% of Regional NSW’s employment and 7.1% of its value added.

Industry sector profiles reveal the way in which each industry contributes to the economy in the Canberra Region using ten economic measures generated by NIEIR economic modelling. This helps in understanding the role each industry sector plays in the economy.

For example, some industry sectors generate substantial output (turnover), but are not big employers and targeting those industry sectors may not meet the economic development objective of maximising employment.

In the first chart, you can also see how the output of an industry is divided between local sales, domestic exports and international exports. This information can reveal how an industry is structured, and whether it is focused on exporting or on serving the local population.

The table and second chart also show how the Canberra Region contributes to the wider economy. For example, the Canberra Region contributes 7.1% of Regional NSW’s employment.

Industry sector analysis data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total), Employment by industry (FTE), Value added, Imports and Exports to see how each specific industry fits into the wider picture of all industries within the Canberra Region. To see how concentrated each industry sector is, visit the Employment locations section.

The third chart refers to how employment in the Canberra Region has changed overtime and how it compares to expected changes based on benchmark and industry trends. This type of analysis is explored further within the Shift-share analysis economic tool.”

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Industry sector analysis
Canberra Region - All industries - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Economic measureCanberra RegionRegional NSWCanberra Region as a % of Regional NSWCanberra RegionRegional NSWCanberra Region as a % of Regional NSW2010/11 to 2015/16
Employment (total)79,6341,114,9977.1%80,2861,093,1357.3%-652
Employment (FTE)69,244949,1987.3%67,185918,9407.3%+2,059
FTE to total employment ratio0.870.85--0.840.84--+0.03
Output/Total Sales ($m)17,979.82264,258.666.8%16,899.51246,090.156.9%+1,080.32
Value add ($m)7,639.40107,641.257.1%7,272.50101,885.947.1%+366.91
Exports ($m)4,906.1482,465.665.9%4,648.6575,959.606.1%+257.49
Exports (domestic) ($m)4,093.1455,635.457.4%3,828.7155,098.966.9%+264.43
Exports (international) ($m)813.0026,830.203.0%819.9420,860.653.9%-6.94
Imports($m)11,788.41135,623.728.7%9,573.69110,514.428.7%+2,214.72
Imports (domestic) ($m)8,479.4094,383.549.0%7,000.3977,791.789.0%+1,479.01
Imports (international) ($m)3,309.0241,240.188.0%2,573.3032,722.647.9%+735.71
Local Sales ($m)13,073.69181,793.007.2%12,250.86170,130.547.2%+822.83
Worker productivity ($ per worker)95,93296,540--90,58293,205--+5,350

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.

Economic output by destination
Economic output by destination Canberra Region, Local Sales: 72.7% Canberra Region, Exports (international): 4.5% Canberra Region, Exports (domestic): 22.8% Regional NSW, Local Sales: 68.8% Regional NSW, Exports (international): 10.2% Regional NSW, Exports (domestic): 21.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
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Industry contribution to Regional NSW 2015/16
Industry contribution to Regional NSW 2015/16 Employment (total), Canberra Region - All industries: 7.1% Employment (FTE), Canberra Region - All industries: 7.3% Output/Total Sales ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 6.8% Value add ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 7.1% Exports ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 5.9% Exports (domestic) ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 7.4% Exports (international) ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 3.0% Imports($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 8.7% Imports (domestic) ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 9.0% Imports (international) ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 8.0% Local Sales ($m), Canberra Region - All industries: 7.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Shift-share analysis for Employment (Total) 2010/11 to 2015/16
Shift-share analysis for Employment (Total) 2010/11 to 2015/16 Net change in Benchmark Growth (BG) effect, Canberra Region relative to Regional NSW: 1,605.6 Net change in Industry Mix (IM) effect, Canberra Region relative to Regional NSW: 0.0 Net change in Expected change (BG + IM), Canberra Region relative to Regional NSW: 1,605.6 Net change in Actual change, Canberra Region relative to Regional NSW: -652.4 Net change in Regional Competitive (RC) effect, Canberra Region relative to Regional NSW: -2,258.0
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
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