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Worker productivity

In Bathurst Regional Council area, Financial and Insurance Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $344,513 per worker in 2017/18.

Worker productivity by industry is calculated by dividing the industry value add by the number of persons employed in that industry. It shows which industries generate the most value add per employee. Some industry sectors, such as retail trade, are not highly productive per worker, but they employ a lot of people. Other industries, such as mining, employ fewer people but generate high levels of productivity. Each plays an important role in the economy.

Worker productivity data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Employment by industry (FTE), to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Local workers income to see how many local workers are actually each in each industry, and with Sources of income data to see whether employment is the main way income is derived.

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

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Bathurst Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing107,53897,274119,820120,329-12,282
Mining200,103230,914152,797211,641+47,306
Manufacturing111,648119,685113,313112,454-1,665
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services244,804284,836297,002315,977-52,199
Construction82,785102,50771,301111,341+11,484
Wholesale Trade143,413183,34199,482136,246+43,932
Retail Trade51,17762,09351,27560,529-99
Accommodation and Food Services46,18651,69144,24250,035+1,944
Transport, Postal and Warehousing117,220147,496101,259146,803+15,960
Information Media and Telecommunications129,226230,254105,622176,959+23,604
Financial and Insurance Services344,513347,453274,522314,993+69,991
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services168,634299,802184,625247,840-15,991
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services97,622131,79491,445125,370+6,178
Administrative and Support Services102,982149,71888,526142,514+14,456
Public Administration and Safety102,920114,194100,890111,129+2,029
Education and Training79,27972,37783,19977,671-3,920
Health Care and Social Assistance64,24965,16766,68069,387-2,431
Arts and Recreation Services70,82071,16849,65163,088+21,169
Other Services52,40359,53854,44563,251-2,042

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2017/18
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: $97,274 Mining, New South Wales: $230,914 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $119,685 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $284,836 Construction, New South Wales: $102,507 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $183,341 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $62,093 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $51,691 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $147,496 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $230,254 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $347,453 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $299,802 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $131,794 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $149,718 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $114,194 Education and Training, New South Wales: $72,377 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $65,167 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $71,168 Other Services, New South Wales: $59,538 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bathurst Regional Council area: $107,538 Mining, Bathurst Regional Council area: $200,103 Manufacturing, Bathurst Regional Council area: $111,648 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $244,804 Construction, Bathurst Regional Council area: $82,785 Wholesale Trade, Bathurst Regional Council area: $143,413 Retail Trade, Bathurst Regional Council area: $51,177 Accommodation and Food Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $46,186 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bathurst Regional Council area: $117,220 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bathurst Regional Council area: $129,226 Financial and Insurance Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $344,513 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $168,634 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $97,622 Administrative and Support Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $102,982 Public Administration and Safety, Bathurst Regional Council area: $102,920 Education and Training, Bathurst Regional Council area: $79,279 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bathurst Regional Council area: $64,249 Arts and Recreation Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $70,820 Other Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: $52,403
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$12,282 Mining, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$47,306 Manufacturing, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$1,665 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$52,199 Construction, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$11,484 Wholesale Trade, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$43,932 Retail Trade, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$99 Accommodation and Food Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$1,944 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$15,960 Information Media and Telecommunications, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$23,604 Financial and Insurance Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$69,991 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$15,991 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$6,178 Administrative and Support Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$14,456 Public Administration and Safety, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$2,029 Education and Training, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$3,920 Health Care and Social Assistance, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$2,431 Arts and Recreation Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: +$21,169 Other Services, Bathurst Regional Council area: -$2,042
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the worker productivity by industry sectors in Bathurst Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Financial and Insurance Services ($344,513)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($244,804)
  • Mining ($200,103)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $347,453 in Financial and Insurance Services; $284,836 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and $230,914 in Mining.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Bathurst Regional Council area and New South Wales were:

  • Lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($168,634 compared to $299,802)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($129,226 compared to $230,254)
  • Lower worker productivity in Administrative and Support Services ($102,982 compared to $149,718)
  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($244,804 compared to $284,836)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Bathurst Regional Council area decreased by $422 between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Bathurst Regional Council area were for:

  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$69,991)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$52,199)
  • Mining (+$47,306)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$43,932)

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