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Worker productivity

In Burwood Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $395,901 per worker in 2018/19.

Worker productivity by industry is calculated by dividing the industry value add by the number of persons employed in that industry. It shows which industries generate the most value add per employee. Some industry sectors, such as retail trade, are not highly productive per worker, but they employ a lot of people. Other industries, such as mining, employ fewer people but generate high levels of productivity. Each plays an important role in the economy.

Worker productivity data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Employment by industry (FTE), to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Local workers income to see how many local workers are actually each in each industry, and with Sources of income data to see whether employment is the main way income is derived.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Burwood Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing87,157115,12298,357132,941-11,200
Mining--439,804178,773425,893--
Manufacturing94,732111,82790,911115,563+3,821
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services139,007291,016246,419317,550-107,411
Construction154,413116,653170,378122,435-15,965
Wholesale Trade141,661164,669134,398135,346+7,264
Retail Trade63,96061,03669,02162,551-5,061
Accommodation and Food Services60,98054,47157,45551,686+3,525
Transport, Postal and Warehousing227,513141,030152,325151,975+75,188
Information Media and Telecommunications189,283213,038190,853185,744-1,570
Financial and Insurance Services378,447341,088350,318329,370+28,128
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services395,901352,185318,012270,884+77,889
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services117,827133,342120,224128,305-2,397
Administrative and Support Services151,792174,052158,867155,196-7,075
Public Administration and Safety97,714110,75296,835114,081+878
Education and Training85,26877,82485,10977,476+158
Health Care and Social Assistance78,63775,57375,11370,685+3,524
Arts and Recreation Services58,16073,17254,08069,198+4,080
Other Services74,05466,68473,38468,608+670

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: $115,122 Mining, New South Wales: $439,804 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $111,827 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $291,016 Construction, New South Wales: $116,653 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $164,669 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $61,036 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $54,471 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $141,030 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $213,038 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $341,088 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $352,185 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $133,342 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $174,052 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $110,752 Education and Training, New South Wales: $77,824 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $75,573 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $73,172 Other Services, New South Wales: $66,684 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Burwood Council area: $87,157 Manufacturing, Burwood Council area: $94,732 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Burwood Council area: $139,007 Construction, Burwood Council area: $154,413 Wholesale Trade, Burwood Council area: $141,661 Retail Trade, Burwood Council area: $63,960 Accommodation and Food Services, Burwood Council area: $60,980 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Burwood Council area: $227,513 Information Media and Telecommunications, Burwood Council area: $189,283 Financial and Insurance Services, Burwood Council area: $378,447 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Burwood Council area: $395,901 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Burwood Council area: $117,827 Administrative and Support Services, Burwood Council area: $151,792 Public Administration and Safety, Burwood Council area: $97,714 Education and Training, Burwood Council area: $85,268 Health Care and Social Assistance, Burwood Council area: $78,637 Arts and Recreation Services, Burwood Council area: $58,160 Other Services, Burwood Council area: $74,054
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Burwood Council area: -$11,200 Manufacturing, Burwood Council area: +$3,821 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Burwood Council area: -$107,411 Construction, Burwood Council area: -$15,965 Wholesale Trade, Burwood Council area: +$7,264 Retail Trade, Burwood Council area: -$5,061 Accommodation and Food Services, Burwood Council area: +$3,525 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Burwood Council area: +$75,188 Information Media and Telecommunications, Burwood Council area: -$1,570 Financial and Insurance Services, Burwood Council area: +$28,128 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Burwood Council area: +$77,889 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Burwood Council area: -$2,397 Administrative and Support Services, Burwood Council area: -$7,075 Public Administration and Safety, Burwood Council area: +$878 Education and Training, Burwood Council area: +$158 Health Care and Social Assistance, Burwood Council area: +$3,524 Arts and Recreation Services, Burwood Council area: +$4,080 Other Services, Burwood Council area: +$670
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the worker productivity by industry sectors in Burwood Council area in 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($395,901)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($378,447)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($227,513)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $352,185 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $341,088 in Financial and Insurance Services; and $141,030 in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Burwood Council area and New South Wales were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($227,513 compared to $141,030)
  • Higher worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($395,901 compared to $352,185)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($ compared to $439,804)
  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($139,007 compared to $291,016)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Burwood Council area increased by $1,566 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

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

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$107,411)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$77,889)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$75,188)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$28,128)

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