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In the City of Rockingham, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,326 million in 2015/16.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Rockingham boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

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Total imports by industry sector
City of Rockingham - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing15.40.31.417.20.41.6-1.9
Mining732.113.315.8803.319.416.7-71.2
Manufacturing1,326.024.027.2983.323.829.9+342.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services142.32.62.9150.13.63.5-7.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade257.44.74.3191.34.63.8+66.1
Retail Trade100.01.81.729.10.71.6+70.9
Accommodation and Food Services65.91.22.536.50.92.1+29.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing203.33.75.6173.34.26.2+30.0
Information Media and Telecommunications283.15.13.6213.55.23.5+69.6
Financial and Insurance Services395.87.28.4391.09.48.2+4.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services473.48.66.4111.52.73.5+361.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services259.04.77.4177.74.36.9+81.3
Administrative and Support Services51.10.91.520.00.51.4+31.1
Public Administration and Safety447.38.14.3303.87.34.2+143.4
Education and Training232.74.21.7146.53.51.5+86.2
Health Care and Social Assistance395.97.22.8265.16.42.7+130.8
Arts and Recreation Services105.21.90.857.61.40.9+47.7
Other Services36.60.71.768.61.71.7-31.9

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.

Total imports by industry sector 2015/16
Total imports by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 1.4% Mining, Western Australia: 15.8% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 27.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.9% Construction, Western Australia: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 4.3% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 2.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 5.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 8.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 6.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 7.4% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 1.5% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 4.3% Education and Training, Western Australia: 1.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 2.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.8% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: 0.3% Mining, City of Rockingham: 13.3% Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: 24.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: 2.6% Construction, City of Rockingham: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: 4.7% Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: 1.8% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: 1.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: 5.1% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: 7.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: 8.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: 4.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: 0.9% Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: 8.1% Education and Training, City of Rockingham: 4.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: 7.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: 1.9% Other Services, City of Rockingham: 0.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: -$1.9 million Mining, City of Rockingham: -$71.2 million Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: +$342.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: -$7.8 million Construction, City of Rockingham: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: +$66.1 million Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: +$70.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: +$29.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: +$30.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: +$69.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: +$4.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: +$361.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: +$81.3 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: +$31.1 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: +$143.4 million Education and Training, City of Rockingham: +$86.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: +$130.8 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: +$47.7 million Other Services, City of Rockingham: -$31.9 million
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 total imports by industry sectors in City of Rockingham in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,326 million or 24.0%)
  • Mining ($732 million or 13.3%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($473 million or 8.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,532 million in total or 45.8% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Rockingham.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 27.2% in Manufacturing; 15.8% in Mining; and 6.4% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Rockingham and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (7.2% compared to 2.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (8.1% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (24.0% compared to 27.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.7% compared to 7.4%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Rockingham increased by $1,383.1 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in the City of Rockingham were for:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$362 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$343 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$143 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$131 million)

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