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In Burwood Council area, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $958 million in 2019/20.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Burwood Council area. 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 Burwood Council area’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
Burwood Council area2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing6.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services3.
Wholesale Trade30.40.64.4102.62.04.3-72.1
Retail Trade391.67.33.7288.85.73.9+102.7
Accommodation and Food Services194.43.62.8155.03.13.0+39.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing424.47.96.1540.710.75.9-116.3
Information Media and Telecommunications81.91.54.3122.72.43.5-40.8
Financial and Insurance Services489.39.110.0447.08.810.5+42.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services950.617.710.7970.019.210.7-19.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services371.66.99.0344.96.88.0+26.7
Administrative and Support Services140.72.63.5180.43.64.0-39.7
Public Administration and Safety306.25.73.9255.35.04.0+50.9
Education and Training431.78.13.7349.86.93.6+81.9
Health Care and Social Assistance394.47.45.2347.56.94.4+46.9
Arts and Recreation Services23.
Other Services95.61.81.780.01.61.8+15.6
Total industries5,359.9100.0100.05,061.7100.0100.0+298.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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 Burwood Council area in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($958 million or 17.9%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($951 million or 17.7%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($489 million or 9.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,398 million in total or 44.7% of the total output by total industry in the Burwood Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 12.7% in Construction; 10.7% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 10.0% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between output by industries of Burwood Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of output by Manufacturing (1.2% compared to 9.6%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (17.7% compared to 10.7%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (17.9% compared to 12.7%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Education and Training (8.1% compared to 3.7%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Burwood Council area increased by $298 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Burwood Council area were for:

  • Construction (+$183 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$103 million)
  • Education and Training (+$82 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$51 million)

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