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In Willoughby City, Information Media and Telecommunications had the largest output by industry, generating $2,582 million in 2014/15.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Willoughby 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 Willoughby 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
Willoughby 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 Fishing35.30.22.323.30.12.4+12.0
Mining66.60.43.349.90.33.0+16.7
Manufacturing1,079.66.210.51,397.67.713.3-318.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services354.32.03.0494.12.73.7-139.8
Construction2,359.013.611.02,457.613.510.7-98.6
Wholesale Trade1,127.76.55.11,221.46.74.9-93.7
Retail Trade825.24.84.5892.44.94.4-67.2
Accommodation and Food Services377.62.23.2331.51.83.2+46.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing383.12.25.9514.52.86.2-131.5
Information Media and Telecommunications2,582.014.95.32,848.115.64.5-266.1
Financial and Insurance Services1,508.38.711.31,474.38.19.4+34.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,382.28.06.71,062.45.85.2+319.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,076.512.07.72,228.812.28.2-152.3
Administrative and Support Services609.43.53.4766.34.23.8-156.9
Public Administration and Safety380.62.25.0416.32.35.2-35.7
Education and Training371.42.13.8378.12.13.9-6.7
Health Care and Social Assistance1,321.37.65.01,201.26.64.8+120.1
Arts and Recreation Services131.20.81.2108.30.61.0+22.9
Other Services378.32.22.0385.92.12.1-7.6

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 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, Willoughby City: 0.2% Mining, Willoughby City: 0.4% Manufacturing, Willoughby City: 6.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Willoughby City: 2.0% Construction, Willoughby City: 13.6% Wholesale Trade, Willoughby City: 6.5% Retail Trade, Willoughby City: 4.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Willoughby City: 2.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Willoughby City: 2.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Willoughby City: 14.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Willoughby City: 8.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Willoughby City: 8.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Willoughby City: 12.0% Administrative and Support Services, Willoughby City: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, Willoughby City: 2.2% Education and Training, Willoughby City: 2.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Willoughby City: 7.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Willoughby City: 0.8% Other Services, Willoughby City: 2.2%
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, Willoughby City: +$12.0 million Mining, Willoughby City: +$16.7 million Manufacturing, Willoughby City: -$318.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Willoughby City: -$139.8 million Construction, Willoughby City: -$98.6 million Wholesale Trade, Willoughby City: -$93.7 million Retail Trade, Willoughby City: -$67.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Willoughby City: +$46.1 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Willoughby City: -$131.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Willoughby City: -$266.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, Willoughby City: +$34.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Willoughby City: +$319.8 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Willoughby City: -$152.3 million Administrative and Support Services, Willoughby City: -$156.9 million Public Administration and Safety, Willoughby City: -$35.7 million Education and Training, Willoughby City: -$6.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Willoughby City: +$120.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Willoughby City: +$22.9 million Other Services, Willoughby City: -$7.6 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 Willoughby City in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (2,582 million or 14.9%)
  • Construction (2,359 million or 13.6%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2,077 million or 12.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $7,018 million in total or 40.4% of the total output by total industry in Willoughby City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 5.3% in Information Media and Telecommunications; 11.0% in Construction; and 7.7% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Information Media and Telecommunications (14.9% compared to 5.3%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (12.0% compared to 7.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Manufacturing (6.2% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (2.2% compared to 5.9%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Willoughby City decreased by $902.4 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

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

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$320 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$318 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (-$266 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (-$157 million)

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