Camden Council area

Worker productivity

In Camden Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $306,332 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. National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Current benchmark:
Comparison year:
Productivity measure:
reset
Did you know? By clicking/tapping on a data row in the table you will be able to see sub categories.
reset
export
  • Excel
  • Excel full
  • Word
  • Word full
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Camden Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$New South Wales$$New South Wales$ 2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing107,796115,122129,174132,941-21,379
Mining261,484439,804172,276425,893+89,209
Manufacturing104,046111,827104,433115,563-388
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services253,018291,016298,488317,550-45,470
Construction154,667116,653127,828122,435+26,839
Wholesale Trade156,600164,669123,091135,346+33,509
Retail Trade58,61761,03662,36862,551-3,751
Accommodation and Food Services44,28554,47142,35351,686+1,932
Transport, Postal and Warehousing120,139141,030142,604151,975-22,466
Information Media and Telecommunications126,096213,038120,490185,744+5,606
Financial and Insurance Services270,025341,088282,911329,370-12,885
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services306,332352,185211,591270,884+94,742
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services106,393133,342104,463128,305+1,931
Administrative and Support Services127,955174,052108,166155,196+19,789
Public Administration and Safety102,738110,752102,171114,081+568
Education and Training74,46677,82471,41477,476+3,052
Health Care and Social Assistance66,16775,57365,43370,685+735
Arts and Recreation Services68,59873,17262,36369,198+6,234
Other Services61,98066,68465,82068,608-3,840
Total worker productivity105,286123,49899,619121,465+5,666

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts. 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

Please refer to specific data notes for more information
Did you know? By clicking/tapping on a category in the chart below you will be able to drilldown to the sub categories.
loading animation
loading animation

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers in Camden Council area in 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($306,332)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($270,025)
  • Mining ($261,484)

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 $439,804 in Mining.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of Camden Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A lower worker productivity in Administrative and Support Services ($127,955 compared to $174,052)
  • A lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($270,025 compared to $341,088)
  • A lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($126,096 compared to $213,038)
  • A lower worker productivity in Mining ($261,484 compared to $439,804)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Camden Council area increased by $5,666 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

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

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$94,742)
  • Mining (+$89,209)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$45,470)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$33,509)

Camden Council

economic profile