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Worker productivity

In Clarence Valley Council area, Mining had the highest productivity by industry, generating $878,687 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.

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Clarence Valley Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing102,837115,122110,742132,941-7,905
Mining878,687439,804310,182425,893+568,505
Manufacturing73,797111,82767,240115,563+6,557
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services234,781291,016283,854317,550-49,072
Construction188,571116,653165,261122,435+23,310
Wholesale Trade97,932164,66969,462135,346+28,470
Retail Trade57,45161,03654,00662,551+3,445
Accommodation and Food Services43,82254,47145,99051,686-2,168
Transport, Postal and Warehousing88,335141,03099,881151,975-11,546
Information Media and Telecommunications121,103213,038119,317185,744+1,787
Financial and Insurance Services237,158341,088203,757329,370+33,401
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services44,694352,185185,741270,884-141,047
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services94,440133,34290,405128,305+4,035
Administrative and Support Services104,175174,05293,548155,196+10,628
Public Administration and Safety94,570110,75295,852114,081-1,282
Education and Training62,28677,82462,07777,476+209
Health Care and Social Assistance68,84175,57363,98070,685+4,862
Arts and Recreation Services42,21173,17252,79769,198-10,586
Other Services49,04166,68451,30468,608-2,263

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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: $115,122 Mining, New South Wales: $439,804 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $111,827 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $291,016 Construction, New South Wales: $116,653 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $164,669 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $61,036 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $54,471 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $141,030 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $213,038 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $341,088 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $352,185 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $133,342 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $174,052 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $110,752 Education and Training, New South Wales: $77,824 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $75,573 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $73,172 Other Services, New South Wales: $66,684 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Clarence Valley Council area: $102,837 Mining, Clarence Valley Council area: $878,687 Manufacturing, Clarence Valley Council area: $73,797 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $234,781 Construction, Clarence Valley Council area: $188,571 Wholesale Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: $97,932 Retail Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: $57,451 Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $43,822 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Valley Council area: $88,335 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Valley Council area: $121,103 Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $237,158 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $44,694 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $94,440 Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $104,175 Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Valley Council area: $94,570 Education and Training, Clarence Valley Council area: $62,286 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Valley Council area: $68,841 Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $42,211 Other Services, Clarence Valley Council area: $49,041
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Clarence Valley Council area: -$7,905 Mining, Clarence Valley Council area: +$568,505 Manufacturing, Clarence Valley Council area: +$6,557 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$49,072 Construction, Clarence Valley Council area: +$23,310 Wholesale Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: +$28,470 Retail Trade, Clarence Valley Council area: +$3,445 Accommodation and Food Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$2,168 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Clarence Valley Council area: -$11,546 Information Media and Telecommunications, Clarence Valley Council area: +$1,787 Financial and Insurance Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$33,401 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$141,047 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$4,035 Administrative and Support Services, Clarence Valley Council area: +$10,628 Public Administration and Safety, Clarence Valley Council area: -$1,282 Education and Training, Clarence Valley Council area: +$209 Health Care and Social Assistance, Clarence Valley Council area: +$4,862 Arts and Recreation Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$10,586 Other Services, Clarence Valley Council area: -$2,263
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
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 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Mining ($878,687)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($237,158)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($234,781)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $439,804 in Mining; $341,088 in Financial and Insurance Services; and $291,016 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

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

  • Higher worker productivity in Mining ($878,687 compared to $439,804)
  • Lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($44,694 compared to $352,185)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($237,158 compared to $341,088)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($121,103 compared to $213,038)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Clarence Valley Council area increased by $9,194 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

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

  • Mining (+$568,505)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$141,047)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$49,072)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$33,401)

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