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Industry sector analysis - All industries

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In 2016/17, Broken Hill City contributed 0.2% of New South Wales’s employment and 0.2% of its value added.

Industry sector profiles reveal the way in which each industry contributes to the economy in Broken Hill City using ten economic measures generated by NIEIR economic modelling. This helps in understanding the role each industry sector plays in the economy.

For example, some industry sectors generate substantial output (turnover), but are not big employers and targeting those industry sectors may not meet the economic development objective of maximising employment.

In the first chart, you can also see how the output of an industry is divided between local sales, domestic exports and international exports. This information can reveal how an industry is structured, and whether it is focused on exporting or on serving the local population.

The table and second chart also show how Broken Hill City contributes to the wider economy. For example, Broken Hill City contributes 0.2% of New South Wales’s employment.

Industry sector analysis data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total), Employment by industry (FTE), Value added, Imports and Exports to see how each specific industry fits into the wider picture of all industries within Broken Hill City. To see how concentrated each industry sector is, visit the Employment locations section.

The third chart refers to how employment in Broken Hill City has changed overtime and how it compares to expected changes based on benchmark and industry trends. This type of analysis is explored further within the Shift-share analysis economic tool.”

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Industry sector analysis
Broken Hill City - All industries - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Economic measureBroken Hill CityNew South WalesBroken Hill City as a % of New South WalesBroken Hill CityNew South WalesBroken Hill City as a % of New South Wales2011/12 to 2016/17
Employment (total)7,6663,790,5750.2%7,7953,498,9610.2%-129
Employment (FTE)5,9203,183,0800.2%6,4402,981,6970.2%-520
FTE to total employment ratio0.770.84--0.830.85---0.05
Output/Total Sales ($m)1,454.741,048,618.800.1%1,387.06915,429.280.2%+67.68
Value add ($m)758.23460,904.220.2%718.42395,408.530.2%+39.81
Exports ($m)697.03367,487.150.2%473.39334,047.790.1%+223.64
Exports (domestic) ($m)389.86300,304.000.1%302.78273,720.100.1%+87.08
Exports (international) ($m)307.1767,183.140.5%170.6160,327.690.3%+136.56
Imports($m)854.38378,521.260.2%827.58332,736.160.2%+26.79
Imports (domestic) ($m)642.53259,401.720.2%626.62229,873.180.3%+15.90
Imports (international) ($m)211.85119,119.540.2%200.96102,862.980.2%+10.89
Local Sales ($m)865.32682,715.650.1%944.61582,320.760.2%-79.29
Worker productivity ($ per worker)98,906121,592--92,161113,007--+6,745

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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

Economic output by destination
Economic output by destination Broken Hill City, Local Sales: 55.4% Broken Hill City, Exports (international): 19.7% Broken Hill City, Exports (domestic): 25.0% New South Wales, Local Sales: 65.0% New South Wales, Exports (international): 6.4% New South Wales, Exports (domestic): 28.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Industry contribution to New South Wales 2016/17
Industry contribution to New South Wales 2016/17 Employment (total), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Employment (FTE), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Output/Total Sales ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.1% Value add ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Exports ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Exports (domestic) ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.1% Exports (international) ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.5% Imports($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Imports (domestic) ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Imports (international) ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.2% Local Sales ($m), Broken Hill City - All industries: 0.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Shift-share analysis for Employment (Total) 2011/12 to 2016/17
Shift-share analysis for Employment (Total) 2011/12 to 2016/17 Net change in Benchmark Growth (BG) effect, Broken Hill City relative to New South Wales: 649.7 Net change in Industry Mix (IM) effect, Broken Hill City relative to New South Wales: 0.0 Net change in Expected change (BG + IM), Broken Hill City relative to New South Wales: 649.7 Net change in Actual change, Broken Hill City relative to New South Wales: -129.1 Net change in Regional Competitive (RC) effect, Broken Hill City relative to New South Wales: -778.8
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
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