City of Boroondara


In the City of Boroondara, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the largest output by industry, generating $3,249 million in 2020/21.

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 Boroondara2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing60.90.32.966.50.32.7-5.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services193.10.93.5236.51.03.8-43.4
Wholesale Trade938.14.44.9969.64.35.1-31.5
Retail Trade1,,
Accommodation and Food Services485.92.32.2536.82.42.5-50.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing761.83.65.2915.74.15.8-153.9
Information Media and Telecommunications423.22.03.9318.41.43.1+104.8
Financial and Insurance Services1,885.28.99.21,850.18.28.5+35.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3,,826.517.08.5-577.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,905.213.78.43,058.713.67.8-153.5
Administrative and Support Services770.73.63.2816.73.63.3-46.1
Public Administration and Safety421.42.04.7393.71.74.1+27.7
Education and Training1,586.07.54.31,556.06.94.1+30.1
Health Care and Social Assistance1,910.69.06.51,649.37.35.7+261.3
Arts and Recreation Services281.11.31.7252.01.11.8+29.2
Other Services362.51.71.8448.32.02.1-85.8
Total industries21,264.7100.0100.022,555.1100.0100.0-1,290.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2019/20 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 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($3,249 million or 15.3%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($2,905 million or 13.7%)
  • Construction ($2,877 million or 13.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $9,032 million in total or 42.5% of the total output by total industry in the the City of Boroondara.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 7.6% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; 8.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services and 13.5% in Construction.

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 (15.3% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Manufacturing (4.2% compared to 11.6%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (13.7% compared to 8.4%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Education and Training (7.5% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Boroondara decreased by $-1,290 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Boroondara were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$261 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$105 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$35 million)
  • Education and Training (+$30 million)

City of Boroondara

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