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Worker productivity

In Yass Valley Council area, Mining had the highest productivity by industry, generating $575,167 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
Yass Valley Council area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$Regional NSW $$Regional NSW $2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing95,63886,382109,97499,778-14,337
Mining575,167294,735688,459261,748-113,291
Manufacturing166,53591,129161,634105,873+4,900
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services307,256284,631328,243295,451-20,988
Construction136,047107,705111,572104,205+24,474
Wholesale Trade144,360113,328126,70599,604+17,655
Retail Trade50,92151,61947,14446,922+3,777
Accommodation and Food Services48,23350,79549,60249,699-1,368
Transport, Postal and Warehousing75,99899,07471,50392,649+4,495
Information Media and Telecommunications233,464153,614223,360148,595+10,105
Financial and Insurance Services328,216257,406290,134233,825+38,082
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services265,629219,444192,206160,438+73,424
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services122,26697,735113,66391,473+8,603
Administrative and Support Services87,40484,87586,30087,489+1,103
Public Administration and Safety115,822108,528113,104104,365+2,719
Education and Training68,16779,32172,04879,584-3,882
Health Care and Social Assistance76,42376,88269,21567,804+7,208
Arts and Recreation Services52,55277,54556,98079,223-4,428
Other Services70,17061,66069,66959,661+502

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, Regional NSW: $86,382 Mining, Regional NSW: $294,735 Manufacturing, Regional NSW: $91,129 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional NSW: $284,631 Construction, Regional NSW: $107,705 Wholesale Trade, Regional NSW: $113,328 Retail Trade, Regional NSW: $51,619 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional NSW: $50,795 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional NSW: $99,074 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional NSW: $153,614 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional NSW: $257,406 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional NSW: $219,444 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional NSW: $97,735 Administrative and Support Services, Regional NSW: $84,875 Public Administration and Safety, Regional NSW: $108,528 Education and Training, Regional NSW: $79,321 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional NSW: $76,882 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional NSW: $77,545 Other Services, Regional NSW: $61,660 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Yass Valley Council area: $95,638 Mining, Yass Valley Council area: $575,167 Manufacturing, Yass Valley Council area: $166,535 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Yass Valley Council area: $307,256 Construction, Yass Valley Council area: $136,047 Wholesale Trade, Yass Valley Council area: $144,360 Retail Trade, Yass Valley Council area: $50,921 Accommodation and Food Services, Yass Valley Council area: $48,233 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Yass Valley Council area: $75,998 Information Media and Telecommunications, Yass Valley Council area: $233,464 Financial and Insurance Services, Yass Valley Council area: $328,216 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Yass Valley Council area: $265,629 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Yass Valley Council area: $122,266 Administrative and Support Services, Yass Valley Council area: $87,404 Public Administration and Safety, Yass Valley Council area: $115,822 Education and Training, Yass Valley Council area: $68,167 Health Care and Social Assistance, Yass Valley Council area: $76,423 Arts and Recreation Services, Yass Valley Council area: $52,552 Other Services, Yass Valley Council area: $70,170
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, Yass Valley Council area: -$14,337 Mining, Yass Valley Council area: -$113,291 Manufacturing, Yass Valley Council area: +$4,900 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Yass Valley Council area: -$20,988 Construction, Yass Valley Council area: +$24,474 Wholesale Trade, Yass Valley Council area: +$17,655 Retail Trade, Yass Valley Council area: +$3,777 Accommodation and Food Services, Yass Valley Council area: -$1,368 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Yass Valley Council area: +$4,495 Information Media and Telecommunications, Yass Valley Council area: +$10,105 Financial and Insurance Services, Yass Valley Council area: +$38,082 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Yass Valley Council area: +$73,424 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Yass Valley Council area: +$8,603 Administrative and Support Services, Yass Valley Council area: +$1,103 Public Administration and Safety, Yass Valley Council area: +$2,719 Education and Training, Yass Valley Council area: -$3,882 Health Care and Social Assistance, Yass Valley Council area: +$7,208 Arts and Recreation Services, Yass Valley Council area: -$4,428 Other Services, Yass Valley Council area: +$502
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 Yass Valley Council area in 2015/16 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Mining ($575,167)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($328,216)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($307,256)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional NSW were for $294,735 in Mining; $257,406 in Financial and Insurance Services; and $284,631 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Yass Valley Council area and Regional NSW were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Mining ($575,167 compared to $294,735)
  • Higher worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($233,464 compared to $153,614)
  • Higher worker productivity in Manufacturing ($166,535 compared to $91,129)
  • Higher worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($328,216 compared to $257,406)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Yass Valley Council area increased by $2,081 between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

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

  • Mining (-$113,291)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$73,424)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$38,082)
  • Construction (+$24,474)

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