City of Canterbury Bankstown

Worker productivity

In City of Canterbury Bankstown, Mining had the highest productivity by industry, generating $1,583,888 per worker in 2022/23.

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

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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
City of Canterbury Bankstown - Constant prices2022/232017/18Change
Industry$New South Wales$$New South Wales$ 2017/18 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing152,912191,57594,130161,954+58,782
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services260,468249,662297,301297,901-36,833
Wholesale Trade218,242225,655206,368215,895+11,874
Retail Trade70,85676,88672,18973,995-1,333
Accommodation and Food Services62,49566,62258,79360,423+3,702
Transport, Postal and Warehousing137,864163,703133,404165,179+4,460
Information Media and Telecommunications206,851291,762135,193181,504+71,658
Financial and Insurance Services284,383296,824323,008326,874-38,625
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services310,421345,826302,469348,067+7,953
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services131,225147,920119,222140,933+12,002
Administrative and Support Services162,630221,210141,216200,119+21,414
Public Administration and Safety106,351123,380106,087125,937+264
Education and Training88,43996,11685,82193,841+2,618
Health Care and Social Assistance74,37982,53273,50877,964+871
Arts and Recreation Services74,86771,84261,89869,545+12,969
Other Services61,73965,50771,92575,187-10,185
Total worker productivity122,099141,468115,376140,330+6,723

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers in City of Canterbury Bankstown in 2022/23 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Mining ($1,583,888)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($310,421)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($284,383)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $741,860 in Mining; $345,826 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and $296,824 in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of City of Canterbury Bankstown and New South Wales were:

  • A lower worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($152,912 compared to $191,575)
  • A lower worker productivity in Administrative and Support Services ($162,630 compared to $221,210)
  • A lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($206,851 compared to $291,762)
  • A higher worker productivity in Mining ($1,583,888 compared to $741,860)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in City of Canterbury Bankstown increased by $6,723 between 2017/18 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2017/18 and 2022/23 in City of Canterbury Bankstown were for those employed in:

  • Mining (-$522,127)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$71,658)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$58,782)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (-$38,625)

City of Canterbury Bankstown

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