City of Albany
In the City of Albany, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $648 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Albany boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Albany - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional WA%||$m||%||Regional WA%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||18.8||1.1||1.2||21.6||1.3||1.2||-2.8||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||79.9||4.7||3.6||66.7||4.0||4.4||+13.2||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||25.2||1.5||3.0||26.5||1.6||2.5||-1.3||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||77.5||4.6||6.1||71.2||4.3||7.5||+6.3||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||92.2||5.5||2.8||67.6||4.1||2.4||+24.6||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||199.3||11.8||9.0||187.7||11.3||8.0||+11.6||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||11.5||0.7||0.6||5.8||0.3||1.1||+5.7||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||117.9||7.0||7.4||125.0||7.5||10.0||-7.1||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||40.8||2.4||1.2||20.6||1.2||1.4||+20.2||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||76.6||4.5||2.8||97.8||5.9||3.4||-21.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||24.1||1.4||1.5||17.8||1.1||1.4||+6.3||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||73.2||4.3||4.0||55.0||3.3||2.7||+18.1||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||32.5||1.9||1.1||21.5||1.3||1.0||+11.0||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 imports by industry sectors in City of Albany in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($648 million or 38.4%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($199 million or 11.8%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($118 million or 7.0%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $965 million in total or 57.2% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Albany.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional WA accounted for 28.3% in Manufacturing; 9.0% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 7.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Albany and Regional WA were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (38.4% compared to 28.3%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (11.8% compared to 9.0%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Information Media and Telecommunications (5.5% compared to 2.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (4.2% compared to 17.2%)
The total imports by industries in the City of Albany increased by $19.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the City of Albany.