Bega Valley Shire

Value added

In Bega Valley Shire, Health Care and Social Assistance most productive industry, generating $147 million in 2018/19.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in Bega Valley Shire. It shows how productive each industry sector is at increasing the value of its inputs. It is a more refined measure of the productivity of an industry sector than output (total gross revenue), as some industries have high levels of output but require large amounts of input expenditure to achieve that.

By comparing the value added of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of Bega Valley Shire’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 see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysissection. To understand the value of a worker in each industry, view this dataset in conjunction with Worker productivity data, and to see the relationship of value added to the total size of the economy, go to the Gross Regional Product section.

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

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
Bega Valley Shire2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing127.611.02.0127.511.22.5+0.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services36.83.22.446.54.13.0-9.7
Wholesale Trade33.12.84.827.32.44.5+5.9
Retail Trade77.
Accommodation and Food Services78.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing39.03.45.850.04.46.4-11.0
Information Media and Telecommunications11.71.03.910.00.93.7+1.8
Financial and Insurance Services40.63.514.242.03.713.9-1.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services41.93.64.636.43.24.0+5.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services44.03.89.945.34.08.8-1.3
Administrative and Support Services39.53.44.637.43.34.4+2.0
Public Administration and Safety61.95.35.454.54.85.6+7.5
Education and Training70.96.15.369.16.15.4+1.8
Health Care and Social Assistance147.112.67.6120.310.67.0+26.8
Arts and Recreation Services14.
Other Services31.
Total industries1,163.1100.0100.01,136.6100.0100.0+26.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts. NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. Each release may change previous years’ figures. Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in Bega Valley Shire in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (147 million or 12.6%)
  • Construction (128 million or 11.0%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (128 million or 11.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 403 million in total or 34.7% of the total value added by industry in the Bega Valley Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 7.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 8.9% in Construction and 2.0% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between the value added by industries of Bega Valley Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (3.5% compared to 14.2%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (11.0% compared to 2.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.8% compared to 9.9%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Health Care and Social Assistance (12.6% compared to 7.6%)

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in Bega Valley Shire $increased by 27 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Bega Valley Shire were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$27 million)
  • Mining (+$13 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$7 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$7 million)

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