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In Wagga Wagga City, Public Administration and Safety had the largest output by industry, generating $946 million in 2014/15.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Wagga Wagga City. 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 Wagga Wagga City’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.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
Wagga Wagga City - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing267.34.02.3277.34.22.4-10.0
Mining18.90.33.39.70.13.0+9.2
Manufacturing688.110.410.5775.311.713.3-87.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services263.34.03.0260.43.93.7+2.9
Construction899.713.611.0980.314.810.7-80.6
Wholesale Trade260.53.95.1233.43.54.9+27.2
Retail Trade375.65.74.5342.15.24.4+33.5
Accommodation and Food Services239.83.63.2223.03.43.2+16.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing363.15.55.9373.85.76.2-10.6
Information Media and Telecommunications100.31.55.3118.51.84.5-18.2
Financial and Insurance Services260.33.911.3306.44.69.4-46.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services340.25.16.7315.64.85.2+24.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services301.74.67.7223.63.48.2+78.1
Administrative and Support Services136.32.13.4182.02.83.8-45.6
Public Administration and Safety946.314.35.0919.713.95.2+26.6
Education and Training505.47.63.8475.07.23.9+30.3
Health Care and Social Assistance460.87.05.0403.06.14.8+57.8
Arts and Recreation Services36.90.61.235.70.51.0+1.2
Other Services156.52.42.0156.42.42.1+0.2

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.

Output by industry sector 2014/15
Output by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.3% Mining, New South Wales: 3.3% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 10.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 3.0% Construction, New South Wales: 11.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 5.1% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 4.5% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 5.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 5.3% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 11.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 6.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 7.7% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.0% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 5.0% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.2% Other Services, New South Wales: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Wagga Wagga City: 4.0% Mining, Wagga Wagga City: 0.3% Manufacturing, Wagga Wagga City: 10.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wagga Wagga City: 4.0% Construction, Wagga Wagga City: 13.6% Wholesale Trade, Wagga Wagga City: 3.9% Retail Trade, Wagga Wagga City: 5.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Wagga Wagga City: 3.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wagga Wagga City: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Wagga Wagga City: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Wagga Wagga City: 3.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wagga Wagga City: 5.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wagga Wagga City: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Wagga Wagga City: 2.1% Public Administration and Safety, Wagga Wagga City: 14.3% Education and Training, Wagga Wagga City: 7.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Wagga Wagga City: 7.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Wagga Wagga City: 0.6% Other Services, Wagga Wagga City: 2.4%
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, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in output by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Wagga Wagga City: -$10.0 million Mining, Wagga Wagga City: +$9.2 million Manufacturing, Wagga Wagga City: -$87.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$2.9 million Construction, Wagga Wagga City: -$80.6 million Wholesale Trade, Wagga Wagga City: +$27.2 million Retail Trade, Wagga Wagga City: +$33.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$16.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wagga Wagga City: -$10.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Wagga Wagga City: -$18.2 million Financial and Insurance Services, Wagga Wagga City: -$46.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$24.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$78.1 million Administrative and Support Services, Wagga Wagga City: -$45.6 million Public Administration and Safety, Wagga Wagga City: +$26.6 million Education and Training, Wagga Wagga City: +$30.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Wagga Wagga City: +$57.8 million Arts and Recreation Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$1.2 million Other Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$0.2 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 Wagga Wagga City in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Public Administration and Safety (946 million or 14.3%)
  • Construction (900 million or 13.6%)
  • Manufacturing (688 million or 10.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,534 million in total or 38.3% of the total output by total industry in Wagga Wagga City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 5.0% in Public Administration and Safety; 11.0% in Construction; and 10.5% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between output by industries in Wagga Wagga City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Public Administration and Safety (14.3% compared to 5.0%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Education and Training (7.6% compared to 3.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (3.9% compared to 11.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Information Media and Telecommunications (1.5% compared to 5.3%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Wagga Wagga City increased by $9.9 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in Wagga Wagga City were for:

  • Manufacturing (-$87 million)
  • Construction (-$81 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$78 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$58 million)

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