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Worker productivity

In Waratah-Wynyard Council area, Financial and Insurance Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $265,901 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
Waratah-Wynyard Council area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$Greater Hobart $$Greater Hobart $2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing176,084245,618163,570207,081+12,514
Mining127,482109,077113,856100,019+13,626
Manufacturing83,29192,42593,00289,395-9,711
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services229,436303,996251,676332,490-22,240
Construction104,26398,25798,75488,151+5,509
Wholesale Trade91,45293,95396,61895,810-5,166
Retail Trade42,65555,74340,03351,646+2,622
Accommodation and Food Services33,88444,13132,51942,400+1,365
Transport, Postal and Warehousing130,487156,434128,852151,016+1,635
Information Media and Telecommunications113,053190,112120,643158,962-7,589
Financial and Insurance Services265,901236,104265,644241,987+257
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services78,842179,58265,912144,850+12,930
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services54,76774,30846,64962,281+8,118
Administrative and Support Services40,24968,03751,39180,142-11,142
Public Administration and Safety60,85470,79766,30979,052-5,455
Education and Training60,67977,04757,95877,494+2,721
Health Care and Social Assistance76,13578,50863,59564,172+12,539
Arts and Recreation Services29,91441,32822,19841,754+7,716
Other Services44,41361,12843,47660,109+937

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 2015-16 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, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $176,084 Mining, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $127,482 Manufacturing, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $83,291 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $229,436 Construction, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $104,263 Wholesale Trade, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $91,452 Retail Trade, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $42,655 Accommodation and Food Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $33,884 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $130,487 Information Media and Telecommunications, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $113,053 Financial and Insurance Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $265,901 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $78,842 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $54,767 Administrative and Support Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $40,249 Public Administration and Safety, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $60,854 Education and Training, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $60,679 Health Care and Social Assistance, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $76,135 Arts and Recreation Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $29,914 Other Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: $44,413
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, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$12,514 Mining, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$13,626 Manufacturing, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: -$9,711 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: -$22,240 Construction, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$5,509 Wholesale Trade, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: -$5,166 Retail Trade, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$2,622 Accommodation and Food Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$1,365 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$1,635 Information Media and Telecommunications, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: -$7,589 Financial and Insurance Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$257 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$12,930 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$8,118 Administrative and Support Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: -$11,142 Public Administration and Safety, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: -$5,455 Education and Training, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$2,721 Health Care and Social Assistance, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$12,539 Arts and Recreation Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$7,716 Other Services, Waratah-Wynyard Council area: +$937
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 Waratah-Wynyard Council area in 2015/16 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Financial and Insurance Services ($265,901)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($229,436)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($176,084)

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 Waratah-Wynyard Council area and Greater Hobart were:

  • Lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($78,842 compared to $179,582)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($113,053 compared to $190,112)
  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($229,436 compared to $303,996)
  • Lower worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($176,084 compared to $245,618)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Waratah-Wynyard Council area increased by $4,295 between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

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

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$22,240)
  • Mining (+$13,626)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$12,930)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$12,539)

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