City of Canterbury Bankstown

Value added

In City of Canterbury Bankstown, Manufacturing most productive industry, generating $2,073 million in 2021/22.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in City of Canterbury Bankstown. 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 City of Canterbury Bankstown’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 Canterbury Bankstown2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing25.30.22.415.40.12.4+9.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services413.33.12.2385.43.02.4+27.9
Wholesale Trade1,,
Retail Trade900.76.85.4882.56.95.4+18.3
Accommodation and Food Services327.52.52.5381.43.03.0-53.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,530.811.55.71,502.711.76.7+28.1
Information Media and Telecommunications268.32.04.0144.01.13.3+124.4
Financial and Insurance Services574.04.312.6513.34.012.7+60.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services447.83.44.5474.63.74.6-26.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services645.44.911.1471.73.79.6+173.7
Administrative and Support Services541.84.15.0427.83.34.6+113.9
Public Administration and Safety502.93.85.4466.93.65.2+36.0
Education and Training866.36.55.9852.36.76.0+14.0
Health Care and Social Assistance1,,
Arts and Recreation Services68.60.50.885.40.70.9-16.8
Other Services336.12.51.7383.93.02.1-47.8
Total industries13,270.5100.0100.012,812.7100.0100.0+457.8

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 City of Canterbury Bankstown in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (2,073 million or 15.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1,531 million or 11.5%)
  • Wholesale Trade (1,267 million or 9.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 4,871 million in total or 36.7% of the total value added by industry in the City of Canterbury Bankstown.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 6.5% in Manufacturing; 5.7% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 5.5% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between the value added by industries of City of Canterbury Bankstown and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Manufacturing (15.6% compared to 6.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (4.3% compared to 12.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.9% compared to 11.1%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (11.5% compared to 5.7%)

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in City of Canterbury Bankstown $increased by 458 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in City of Canterbury Bankstown were for:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$174 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$157 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$124 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (+$114 million)

City of Canterbury Bankstown

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