City of Boroondara


In the City of Boroondara, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $3,810 million in 2019/20.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in the City of Boroondara. 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 the City of Boroondara’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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
City of Boroondara2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing47.00.22.379.80.43.4-32.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services267.71.13.5170.50.83.4+97.2
Wholesale Trade978.74.14.7969.24.55.3+9.4
Retail Trade1,,
Accommodation and Food Services562.72.42.4481.92.22.4+80.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing806.13.45.7983.74.65.9-177.6
Information Media and Telecommunications361.01.53.9377.91.83.1-16.9
Financial and Insurance Services2,,868.68.78.6+301.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3,686.315.67.33,451.616.18.1+234.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3,284.413.98.23,049.814.27.9+234.6
Administrative and Support Services914.63.93.5798.63.73.5+116.0
Public Administration and Safety449.71.94.2387.91.84.2+61.8
Education and Training1,615.56.83.91,407.06.53.9+208.5
Health Care and Social Assistance1,797.07.66.11,455.36.85.2+341.8
Arts and Recreation Services290.91.21.8231.61.11.8+59.3
Other Services393.41.71.7416.71.91.9-23.3
Total industries23,645.2100.0100.021,498.3100.0100.0+2,146.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2018-19 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in the City of Boroondara in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($3,810 million or 16.1%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($3,686 million or 15.6%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($3,284 million or 13.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $10,781 million in total or 45.6% of the total output by total industry in the the City of Boroondara.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 15.1% in Construction; 7.3% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 8.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major differences between output by industries of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (15.6% compared to 7.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Manufacturing (3.8% compared to 11.9%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (13.9% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Education and Training (6.8% compared to 3.9%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Boroondara increased by $2,147 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in the City of Boroondara were for:

  • Construction (+$707 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$342 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$302 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$235 million)

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