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In the City of Rockingham, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $2,524 million in 2015/16.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in City of Rockingham. It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.

By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of City of Rockingham’s economy. This can be done by directly comparing the percentage contribution of each industry to the total output, relative to the benchmark, or by using a location quotient, where a number greater than one indicates a high concentration of that industry and less than one indicates a lower concentration.

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

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

The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.

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Output 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 Fishing140.61.92.1119.71.82.4+20.9
Mining69.20.929.672.91.124.6-3.7
Manufacturing925.612.38.5882.113.412.0+43.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services40.40.52.624.40.43.0+16.0
Construction2,524.233.721.01,651.725.117.7+872.5
Wholesale Trade122.21.62.4136.42.13.1-14.3
Retail Trade477.56.42.3419.56.42.7+58.0
Accommodation and Food Services235.53.11.6221.63.41.8+13.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing243.03.24.3245.43.74.3-2.3
Information Media and Telecommunications40.20.51.143.20.71.3-3.0
Financial and Insurance Services122.91.62.8103.11.62.5+19.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services611.18.16.2610.39.36.0+0.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services165.82.24.6196.43.05.5-30.6
Administrative and Support Services127.31.71.6179.52.72.3-52.1
Public Administration and Safety643.58.62.2714.710.92.5-71.2
Education and Training315.54.22.0281.54.32.3+34.1
Health Care and Social Assistance437.15.83.2454.16.93.8-17.0
Arts and Recreation Services75.11.00.759.20.90.6+15.9
Other Services184.62.51.4155.92.41.6+28.6

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.

Output by industry sector 2015/16
Output by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 2.1% Mining, Western Australia: 29.6% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 8.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.6% Construction, Western Australia: 21.0% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 2.4% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 2.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 4.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 2.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 6.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 2.2% Education and Training, Western Australia: 2.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 3.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.7% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: 1.9% Mining, City of Rockingham: 0.9% Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: 12.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: 0.5% Construction, City of Rockingham: 33.7% Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: 1.6% Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: 6.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: 3.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: 1.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: 8.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: 2.2% Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: 1.7% Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: 8.6% Education and Training, City of Rockingham: 4.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: 5.8% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: 1.0% Other Services, City of Rockingham: 2.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in output by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: +$20.9 million Mining, City of Rockingham: -$3.7 million Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: +$43.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: +$16.0 million Construction, City of Rockingham: +$872.5 million Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: -$14.3 million Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: +$58.0 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: +$13.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: -$2.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: -$3.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: +$19.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: +$0.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: -$30.6 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: -$52.1 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: -$71.2 million Education and Training, City of Rockingham: +$34.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: -$17.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: +$15.9 million Other Services, City of Rockingham: +$28.6 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 output by industry sectors in City of Rockingham in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (2,524 million or 33.7%)
  • Manufacturing (926 million or 12.3%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (643 million or 8.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,093 million in total or 54.6% of the total output by total industry in the City of Rockingham.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 21.0% in Construction; 8.5% in Manufacturing; and 2.2% in Public Administration and Safety.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (33.7% compared to 21.0%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Public Administration and Safety (8.6% compared to 2.2%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Retail Trade (6.4% compared to 2.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Mining (0.9% compared to 29.6%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Rockingham increased by $929.9 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

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

  • Construction (+$872 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (-$71 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$58 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (-$52 million)

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