City of Adelaide
In the City of Adelaide, Financial and Insurance Services had the largest total exports by industry, generating $4,052 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the City of Adelaide boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the City to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|City of Adelaide - Constant prices||2017/18||2008/09||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||South Australia%||$m||%||South Australia%||2008/09 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||3.2||0.0||8.1||4.6||0.0||9.5||-1.3||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||1,934.0||9.8||7.3||1,579.2||9.8||8.6||+354.8||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||765.5||3.9||2.1||720.5||4.5||2.4||+45.0||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||325.2||1.6||7.4||290.7||1.8||7.6||+34.5||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1,816.3||9.2||3.9||1,384.4||8.6||3.4||+431.8||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||4,051.5||20.4||7.8||2,796.5||17.3||5.7||+1,255.0||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||23.2||0.1||0.6||24.2||0.1||0.5||-1.0||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||1,534.7||7.7||3.8||1,360.7||8.4||3.6||+173.9||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||203.3||1.0||1.3||478.1||3.0||1.8||-274.9||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||3,584.4||18.1||7.7||2,835.1||17.6||7.8||+749.2||24400||P|
|Education and Training||1,692.5||8.5||5.0||1,428.2||8.8||4.7||+264.3||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||2,243.5||11.3||9.1||1,787.6||11.1||6.7||+455.8||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||406.4||2.0||1.0||438.1||2.7||1.1||-31.7||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in City of Adelaide in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Financial and Insurance Services ($4,052 million or 20.4%)
- Public Administration and Safety ($3,584 million or 18.1%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance ($2,243 million or 11.3%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $9,879 million in total or 49.8% of the total exports by total industry in the City of Adelaide.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 7.8% in Financial and Insurance Services; 7.7% in Public Administration and Safety; and 9.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance.
The major differences between total exports by industries in the City of Adelaide and South Australia were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (20.4% compared to 7.8%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (18.1% compared to 7.7%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (0.3% compared to 18.4%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (0.0% compared to 8.1%)
The total exports by industries in the City of Adelaide increased by $3,686.0 million between 2008/09 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2008/09 and 2017/18 in the City of Adelaide were for:
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$1,255 million)
- Public Administration and Safety (+$749 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$456 million)
- Information Media and Telecommunications (+$432 million)