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In the City of Rockingham, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,280 million in 2014/15.

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 prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing26.20.62.229.00.93.2-2.8
Mining460.910.612.1160.15.18.8+300.7
Manufacturing1,279.929.335.21,029.133.036.5+250.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services148.83.42.7147.64.73.0+1.1
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade233.95.44.8185.25.94.3+48.7
Retail Trade61.61.42.013.20.42.1+48.4
Accommodation and Food Services131.23.03.6109.83.53.6+21.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing168.53.95.6173.95.66.5-5.4
Information Media and Telecommunications174.14.03.2165.75.33.7+8.4
Financial and Insurance Services199.14.63.8135.04.33.4+64.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services10.40.22.810.30.31.5+0.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services252.25.88.3200.66.48.0+51.6
Administrative and Support Services25.20.61.69.80.31.7+15.4
Public Administration and Safety369.88.54.0275.48.84.6+94.4
Education and Training208.04.81.8199.36.42.1+8.8
Health Care and Social Assistance455.210.43.4149.14.83.8+306.1
Arts and Recreation Services88.12.00.854.21.70.8+33.9
Other Services72.71.72.370.82.32.5+1.9

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 2013-14 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 2014/15
Total imports by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 2.2% Mining, Western Australia: 12.1% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 35.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.7% Construction, Western Australia: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 4.8% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 2.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 3.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 5.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 3.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 3.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 2.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 8.3% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 4.0% Education and Training, Western Australia: 1.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 3.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.8% Other Services, Western Australia: 2.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: 0.6% Mining, City of Rockingham: 10.6% Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: 29.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: 3.4% Construction, City of Rockingham: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: 5.4% Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: 1.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: 3.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: 4.0% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: 4.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: 5.8% Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: 0.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: 8.5% Education and Training, City of Rockingham: 4.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: 10.4% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: 2.0% Other Services, City of Rockingham: 1.7%
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, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: -$2.8 million Mining, City of Rockingham: +$300.7 million Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: +$250.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: +$1.1 million Construction, City of Rockingham: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: +$48.7 million Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: +$48.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: +$21.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: -$5.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: +$8.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: +$64.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: +$0.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: +$51.6 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: +$15.4 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: +$94.4 million Education and Training, City of Rockingham: +$8.8 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: +$306.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: +$33.9 million Other Services, City of Rockingham: +$1.9 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 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,280 million or 29.3%)
  • Mining ($461 million or 10.6%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($455 million or 10.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,196 million in total or 50.3% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Rockingham.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 35.2% in Manufacturing; 12.1% in Mining; and 3.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

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 (10.4% compared to 3.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (8.5% compared to 4.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (4.8% compared to 1.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (29.3% compared to 35.2%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Rockingham increased by $1,247.7 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the City of Rockingham were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$306 million)
  • Mining (+$301 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$251 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$94 million)

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