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In Camden Council area, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $2,549 million in 2016/17.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Camden 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 Camden 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.

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Output by industry sector
Camden Council area - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Sydney%$m%Greater Sydney%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing173.72.10.5125.72.60.6+48.0
Mining41.70.50.420.40.40.6+21.4
Manufacturing671.78.28.6541.811.18.8+129.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services195.52.41.9258.25.32.9-62.7
Construction2,549.531.29.6993.920.38.0+1,555.6
Wholesale Trade340.64.25.6232.54.75.5+108.1
Retail Trade453.55.53.6340.36.93.9+113.2
Accommodation and Food Services209.02.62.8161.43.32.9+47.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing437.85.35.9392.38.07.4+45.4
Information Media and Telecommunications71.60.96.047.11.05.7+24.5
Financial and Insurance Services264.13.213.2148.83.012.8+115.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,208.614.814.6594.312.112.4+614.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services390.34.810.1196.94.09.7+193.4
Administrative and Support Services207.32.53.5103.42.13.8+103.9
Public Administration and Safety198.92.43.8123.82.54.3+75.2
Education and Training271.23.33.2200.64.13.3+70.6
Health Care and Social Assistance258.53.24.1201.14.14.1+57.4
Arts and Recreation Services82.51.01.267.91.41.2+14.6
Other Services157.61.91.6151.53.12.0+6.1

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, Greater Sydney: 0.5% Mining, Greater Sydney: 0.4% Manufacturing, Greater Sydney: 8.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Sydney: 1.9% Construction, Greater Sydney: 9.6% Wholesale Trade, Greater Sydney: 5.6% Retail Trade, Greater Sydney: 3.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Sydney: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Sydney: 5.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Sydney: 6.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Sydney: 13.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Sydney: 14.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Sydney: 10.1% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Sydney: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Sydney: 3.8% Education and Training, Greater Sydney: 3.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Sydney: 4.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Sydney: 1.2% Other Services, Greater Sydney: 1.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Camden Council area: 2.1% Mining, Camden Council area: 0.5% Manufacturing, Camden Council area: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Camden Council area: 2.4% Construction, Camden Council area: 31.2% Wholesale Trade, Camden Council area: 4.2% Retail Trade, Camden Council area: 5.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Camden Council area: 2.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Camden Council area: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Camden Council area: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Camden Council area: 3.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Camden Council area: 14.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Camden Council area: 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, Camden Council area: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Camden Council area: 2.4% Education and Training, Camden Council area: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Camden Council area: 3.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Camden Council area: 1.0% Other Services, Camden Council area: 1.9%
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, Camden Council area: +$48.0 million Mining, Camden Council area: +$21.4 million Manufacturing, Camden Council area: +$129.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Camden Council area: -$62.7 million Construction, Camden Council area: +$1,555.6 million Wholesale Trade, Camden Council area: +$108.1 million Retail Trade, Camden Council area: +$113.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Camden Council area: +$47.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Camden Council area: +$45.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Camden Council area: +$24.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, Camden Council area: +$115.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Camden Council area: +$614.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Camden Council area: +$193.4 million Administrative and Support Services, Camden Council area: +$103.9 million Public Administration and Safety, Camden Council area: +$75.2 million Education and Training, Camden Council area: +$70.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Camden Council area: +$57.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Camden Council area: +$14.6 million Other Services, Camden Council area: +$6.1 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 Camden Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (2,549 million or 31.2%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (1,209 million or 14.8%)
  • Manufacturing (672 million or 8.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,430 million in total or 54.1% of the total output by total industry in Camden Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Sydney accounted for 9.6% in Construction; 14.6% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 8.6% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between output by industries in Camden Council area and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (31.2% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (3.2% compared to 13.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.8% compared to 10.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Information Media and Telecommunications (0.9% compared to 6.0%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Camden Council area increased by $3,281.7 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in Camden Council area were for:

  • Construction (+$1,556 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$614 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$193 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$130 million)

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