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In Burwood Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the largest output by industry, generating $1,037 million in 2018/19.

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 area2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing2.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services2.70.12.611.70.33.4-9.0
Wholesale Trade26.80.54.3143.23.14.3-116.3
Retail Trade371.97.03.8279.26.14.0+92.7
Accommodation and Food Services229.94.33.0147.33.22.9+82.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing521.89.85.4404.08.86.2+117.8
Information Media and Telecommunications75.21.44.3194.04.23.9-118.7
Financial and Insurance Services465.78.810.3380.18.310.2+85.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,037.519.512.7888.819.310.6+148.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services332.96.38.7307.66.77.6+25.3
Administrative and Support Services131.82.53.4180.53.93.9-48.7
Public Administration and Safety266.75.03.8243.75.34.3+23.0
Education and Training358.06.73.4297.06.53.3+61.0
Health Care and Social Assistance363.16.84.9325.27.14.3+37.8
Arts and Recreation Services16.
Other Services90.71.71.876.31.71.9+14.4
Total industries5,316.3100.0100.04,596.0100.0100.0+720.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id informed decisions. Data are based on a 2016-17 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 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($1,037 million or 19.5%)
  • Construction ($958 million or 18.0%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($522 million or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,517 million in total or 47.3% 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 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; 12.7% in Construction and 5.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

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 9.1%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (19.5% compared to 12.7%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (18.0% compared to 12.7%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (9.8% compared to 5.4%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Burwood Council area increased by $720 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Burwood Council area were for:

  • Construction (+$325 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$149 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$118 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$93 million)

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