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Output

In Broken Hill City, Mining had the largest output by industry, generating $318 million in 2016/17.

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

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Output by industry sector
Broken Hill City - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing51.03.52.622.61.62.5+28.5
Mining318.221.92.3222.916.12.1+95.3
Manufacturing79.75.59.080.95.811.6-1.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services112.87.82.3168.012.13.6-55.2
Construction68.34.711.2139.210.010.2-70.9
Wholesale Trade44.03.04.941.63.04.6+2.4
Retail Trade87.96.03.784.86.14.0+3.1
Accommodation and Food Services75.15.23.073.05.33.0+2.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing69.74.85.555.34.06.6+14.4
Information Media and Telecommunications25.61.84.818.61.34.4+7.0
Financial and Insurance Services44.63.110.734.22.59.9+10.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services74.25.113.257.14.111.0+17.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services22.91.68.625.41.87.9-2.5
Administrative and Support Services31.52.23.338.02.73.3-6.4
Public Administration and Safety91.26.34.097.57.04.4-6.3
Education and Training64.14.43.465.24.73.4-1.0
Health Care and Social Assistance146.810.14.6116.68.44.3+30.1
Arts and Recreation Services13.20.91.18.70.61.1+4.5
Other Services34.12.31.737.72.72.1-3.6

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

Output by industry sector 2016/17
Output by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.6% Mining, New South Wales: 2.3% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 9.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.3% Construction, New South Wales: 11.2% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 4.9% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 3.7% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 4.8% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 10.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 13.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 8.6% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 4.0% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 4.6% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.1% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Broken Hill City: 3.5% Mining, Broken Hill City: 21.9% Manufacturing, Broken Hill City: 5.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Broken Hill City: 7.8% Construction, Broken Hill City: 4.7% Wholesale Trade, Broken Hill City: 3.0% Retail Trade, Broken Hill City: 6.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Broken Hill City: 5.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Broken Hill City: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Broken Hill City: 1.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Broken Hill City: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Broken Hill City: 5.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Broken Hill City: 1.6% Administrative and Support Services, Broken Hill City: 2.2% Public Administration and Safety, Broken Hill City: 6.3% Education and Training, Broken Hill City: 4.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Broken Hill City: 10.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Broken Hill City: 0.9% Other Services, Broken Hill City: 2.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in output by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Broken Hill City: +$28.5 million Mining, Broken Hill City: +$95.3 million Manufacturing, Broken Hill City: -$1.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Broken Hill City: -$55.2 million Construction, Broken Hill City: -$70.9 million Wholesale Trade, Broken Hill City: +$2.4 million Retail Trade, Broken Hill City: +$3.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Broken Hill City: +$2.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Broken Hill City: +$14.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Broken Hill City: +$7.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Broken Hill City: +$10.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Broken Hill City: +$17.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Broken Hill City: -$2.5 million Administrative and Support Services, Broken Hill City: -$6.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Broken Hill City: -$6.3 million Education and Training, Broken Hill City: -$1.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Broken Hill City: +$30.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Broken Hill City: +$4.5 million Other Services, Broken Hill City: -$3.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in Broken Hill City in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining (318 million or 21.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (147 million or 10.1%)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (113 million or 7.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $578 million in total or 39.7% of the total output by total industry in Broken Hill City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 2.3% in Mining; 4.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 2.3% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

The major differences between output by industries in Broken Hill City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Mining (21.9% compared to 2.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (5.1% compared to 13.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (3.1% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.6% compared to 8.6%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Broken Hill City increased by $67.7 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in Broken Hill City were for:

  • Mining (+$95 million)
  • Construction (-$71 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$55 million)

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