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Circular Head Council area

Worker productivity

In Circular Head Council area, Financial and Insurance Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $243,684 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
Circular Head Council area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$Greater Hobart $$Greater Hobart $2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing210,737245,618206,258207,081+4,479
Mining121,374109,077110,024100,019+11,350
Manufacturing106,09092,425106,10989,395-19
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services227,182303,996294,195332,490-67,013
Construction90,93598,25786,78288,151+4,154
Wholesale Trade94,69593,95394,32695,810+369
Retail Trade52,26555,74351,58451,646+681
Accommodation and Food Services38,38544,13138,22542,400+160
Transport, Postal and Warehousing130,424156,434125,367151,016+5,057
Information Media and Telecommunications142,964190,112141,321158,962+1,643
Financial and Insurance Services243,684236,104266,418241,987-22,734
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services168,379179,582142,171144,850+26,208
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services58,45874,30852,70062,281+5,758
Administrative and Support Services55,95968,03763,91880,142-7,959
Public Administration and Safety60,19270,79770,06379,052-9,870
Education and Training58,40877,04758,94877,494-541
Health Care and Social Assistance75,25778,50865,46664,172+9,791
Arts and Recreation Services51,16541,32852,12741,754-961
Other Services44,63461,12846,53060,109-1,896

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, Greater Hobart: $245,618 Mining, Greater Hobart: $109,077 Manufacturing, Greater Hobart: $92,425 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Hobart: $303,996 Construction, Greater Hobart: $98,257 Wholesale Trade, Greater Hobart: $93,953 Retail Trade, Greater Hobart: $55,743 Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Hobart: $44,131 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Hobart: $156,434 Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Hobart: $190,112 Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Hobart: $236,104 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Hobart: $179,582 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Hobart: $74,308 Administrative and Support Services, Greater Hobart: $68,037 Public Administration and Safety, Greater Hobart: $70,797 Education and Training, Greater Hobart: $77,047 Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Hobart: $78,508 Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Hobart: $41,328 Other Services, Greater Hobart: $61,128 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Circular Head Council area: $210,737 Mining, Circular Head Council area: $121,374 Manufacturing, Circular Head Council area: $106,090 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Circular Head Council area: $227,182 Construction, Circular Head Council area: $90,935 Wholesale Trade, Circular Head Council area: $94,695 Retail Trade, Circular Head Council area: $52,265 Accommodation and Food Services, Circular Head Council area: $38,385 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Circular Head Council area: $130,424 Information Media and Telecommunications, Circular Head Council area: $142,964 Financial and Insurance Services, Circular Head Council area: $243,684 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Circular Head Council area: $168,379 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Circular Head Council area: $58,458 Administrative and Support Services, Circular Head Council area: $55,959 Public Administration and Safety, Circular Head Council area: $60,192 Education and Training, Circular Head Council area: $58,408 Health Care and Social Assistance, Circular Head Council area: $75,257 Arts and Recreation Services, Circular Head Council area: $51,165 Other Services, Circular Head Council area: $44,634
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, Circular Head Council area: +$4,479 Mining, Circular Head Council area: +$11,350 Manufacturing, Circular Head Council area: -$19 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Circular Head Council area: -$67,013 Construction, Circular Head Council area: +$4,154 Wholesale Trade, Circular Head Council area: +$369 Retail Trade, Circular Head Council area: +$681 Accommodation and Food Services, Circular Head Council area: +$160 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Circular Head Council area: +$5,057 Information Media and Telecommunications, Circular Head Council area: +$1,643 Financial and Insurance Services, Circular Head Council area: -$22,734 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Circular Head Council area: +$26,208 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Circular Head Council area: +$5,758 Administrative and Support Services, Circular Head Council area: -$7,959 Public Administration and Safety, Circular Head Council area: -$9,870 Education and Training, Circular Head Council area: -$541 Health Care and Social Assistance, Circular Head Council area: +$9,791 Arts and Recreation Services, Circular Head Council area: -$961 Other Services, Circular Head Council area: -$1,896
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 Circular Head Council area in 2015/16 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Financial and Insurance Services ($243,684)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($227,182)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($210,737)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Hobart were for $236,104 in Financial and Insurance Services; $303,996 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and $245,618 in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Circular Head Council area and Greater Hobart were:

  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($227,182 compared to $303,996)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($142,964 compared to $190,112)
  • Lower worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($210,737 compared to $245,618)
  • Lower worker productivity in Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($130,424 compared to $156,434)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Circular Head Council area increased by $4,073 between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

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

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$67,013)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$26,208)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (-$22,734)
  • Mining (+$11,350)

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