City of Canning

Value added

In the City of Canning, Wholesale Trade most productive industry, generating $1,887 million in 2022/23.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in the City of Canning. It shows how productive each industry sector is at increasing the value of its inputs. It is a more refined measure of the productivity of an industry sector than output (total gross revenue), as some industries have high levels of output but require large amounts of input expenditure to achieve that.

By comparing the value added of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of the City of Canning’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 see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysissection. To understand the value of a worker in each industry, view this dataset in conjunction with Worker productivity data, and to see the relationship of value added to the total size of the economy, go to the Gross Regional Product section.

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

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
City of Canning2022/232017/18Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2017/18 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing123.11.02.868.60.72.2+54.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services236.82.01.3280.63.01.4-43.8
Wholesale Trade1,887.316.02.71,394.615.02.2+492.7
Retail Trade587.45.02.7548.75.92.7+38.7
Accommodation and Food Services155.91.31.4129.41.41.5+26.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,
Information Media and Telecommunications104.00.90.889.21.00.8+14.9
Financial and Insurance Services203.61.73.3207.72.23.2-4.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services471.14.01.9305.43.31.7+165.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services437.23.74.6412.04.44.5+25.2
Administrative and Support Services323.62.72.2258.92.81.9+64.7
Public Administration and Safety276.52.32.9322.43.53.0-45.9
Education and Training308.82.62.8297.03.22.9+11.8
Health Care and Social Assistance638.75.45.0472.55.14.5+166.2
Arts and Recreation Services44.40.40.431.30.30.4+13.2
Other Services428.63.61.5319.43.41.3+109.2
Total industries11,782.0100.0100.09,291.5100.0100.0+2,490.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. Each release may change previous years’ figures. Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in the City of Canning in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Wholesale Trade (1,887 million or 16.0%)
  • Manufacturing (1,793 million or 15.2%)
  • Construction (1,627 million or 13.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 5,307 million in total or 45.0% of the total value added by industry in the the City of Canning.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 2.7% in Wholesale Trade; 4.5% in Manufacturing and 5.5% in Construction.

The major differences between the value added by industries of the City of Canning and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of value added by Mining (8.4% compared to 49.8%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Wholesale Trade (16.0% compared to 2.7%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Manufacturing (15.2% compared to 4.5%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Construction (13.8% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in the City of Canning $increased by 2,490 million between 2017/18 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2017/18 and 2022/23 in the City of Canning were for:

  • Construction (+$777 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$493 million)
  • Mining (+$326 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$166 million)

City of Canning

economic profile