City of Brimbank


In the City of Brimbank, Manufacturing had the largest output by industry, generating $5,572 million in 2019/20.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in the City of Brimbank. 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 Brimbank’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 Brimbank2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing62.30.32.341.40.23.4+20.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services856.74.03.5533.83.03.4+322.8
Wholesale Trade1,804.38.44.71,652.99.45.3+151.3
Retail Trade898.94.24.1756.84.34.2+142.1
Accommodation and Food Services404.91.92.4338.41.92.4+66.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3,439.515.95.72,614.314.95.9+825.3
Information Media and Telecommunications318.51.53.9178.61.03.1+139.9
Financial and Insurance Services398.11.88.8320.21.88.6+77.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services835.53.97.3863.74.98.1-28.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services648.23.08.2445.52.57.9+202.7
Administrative and Support Services744.53.43.5515.02.93.5+229.5
Public Administration and Safety833.93.94.2516.72.94.2+317.2
Education and Training722.23.33.9664.03.83.9+58.2
Health Care and Social Assistance1,330.46.26.1889.15.15.2+441.3
Arts and Recreation Services143.90.71.8120.50.71.8+23.4
Other Services365.91.71.7364.72.11.9+1.2
Total industries21,598.0100.0100.017,546.5100.0100.0+4,051.5

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 Brimbank in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($5,572 million or 25.8%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($3,440 million or 15.9%)
  • Construction ($2,206 million or 10.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $11,218 million in total or 51.9% of the total output by total industry in the the City of Brimbank.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 11.9% in Manufacturing; 5.7% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 15.1% in Construction.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (25.8% compared to 11.9%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (15.9% compared to 5.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (1.8% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.0% compared to 8.2%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Brimbank increased by $4,052 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 Brimbank were for:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$825 million)
  • Construction (+$746 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$441 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$323 million)

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