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Worker productivity

In Clarence Valley Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $249,765 per worker in 2019/20.

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.

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Clarence Valley Council area - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing86,33092,87583,923130,791+2,408
Mining179,035550,166147,993553,582+31,042
Manufacturing76,549117,42973,616124,812+2,933
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services244,515297,448289,883318,012-45,368
Construction180,860116,848174,632124,451+6,228
Wholesale Trade101,666169,27678,454155,468+23,211
Retail Trade59,49264,33857,81165,001+1,681
Accommodation and Food Services45,14650,58550,02055,481-4,874
Transport, Postal and Warehousing93,054139,053104,714155,543-11,660
Information Media and Telecommunications100,523207,53699,919176,216+604
Financial and Insurance Services221,262348,738216,874357,544+4,388
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services249,765338,226201,291293,864+48,474
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services102,179135,89096,483135,490+5,696
Administrative and Support Services115,960180,68999,546167,789+16,414
Public Administration and Safety106,660120,78693,236116,493+13,424
Education and Training82,86994,66070,00887,196+12,861
Health Care and Social Assistance71,66378,88766,18272,413+5,481
Arts and Recreation Services44,54771,34654,55572,083-10,008
Other Services50,23466,97852,08270,770-1,848

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2020. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions).

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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2019/20
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: $92,875 Mining, New South Wales: $550,166 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $117,429 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $297,448 Construction, New South Wales: $116,848 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $169,276 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $64,338 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $50,585 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $139,053 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $207,536 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $348,738 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $338,226 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $135,890 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $180,689 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $120,786 Education and Training, New South Wales: $94,660 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $78,887 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $71,346 Other Services, New South Wales: $66,978 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Clarence Valley Council area: $86,330 Mining, Clarence Valley Council area: $179,035 Manufacturing, Clarence Valley Council area: $76,549 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $244,515 Construction, Clarence Valley Council area: $180,860 Wholesale Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: $101,666 Retail Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: $59,492 Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $45,146 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Valley Council area: $93,054 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Valley Council area: $100,523 Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $221,262 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $249,765 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $102,179 Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $115,960 Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Valley Council area: $106,660 Education and Training, Clarence Valley Council area: $82,869 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Valley Council area: $71,663 Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $44,547 Other Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $50,234
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2020
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Clarence Valley Council area: +$2,408 Mining, Clarence Valley Council area: +$31,042 Manufacturing, Clarence Valley Council area: +$2,933 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$45,368 Construction, Clarence Valley Council area: +$6,228 Wholesale Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: +$23,211 Retail Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: +$1,681 Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$4,874 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Valley Council area: -$11,660 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Valley Council area: +$604 Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$4,388 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$48,474 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$5,696 Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$16,414 Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Valley Council area: +$13,424 Education and Training, Clarence Valley Council area: +$12,861 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Valley Council area: +$5,481 Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$10,008 Other Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$1,848
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2020
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the worker productivity by industry sectors in Clarence Valley Council area in 2019/20 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($249,765)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($244,515)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($221,262)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $338,226 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $297,448 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and $348,738 in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Clarence Valley Council area and New South Wales were:

  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($179,035 compared to $550,166)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($221,262 compared to $348,738)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($100,523 compared to $207,536)
  • Lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($249,765 compared to $338,226)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Clarence Valley Council area increased by $11,454 between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Clarence Valley Council area were for:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$48,474)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$45,368)
  • Mining (+$31,042)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$23,211)

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