City of Darebin
In the City of Darebin, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,546 million in 2016/17.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Darebin boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Darebin - Constant prices||2016/17||2011/12||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Victoria%||$m||%||Victoria%||2011/12 to 2016/17|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||271.2||5.9||4.4||225.3||5.6||4.4||+45.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||249.9||5.4||3.2||307.6||7.7||4.1||-57.7||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||135.8||2.9||2.6||99.3||2.5||2.9||+36.5||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||417.0||9.0||7.1||419.6||10.5||8.1||-2.6||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||301.0||6.5||5.0||201.5||5.1||4.4||+99.5||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||405.8||8.8||9.8||275.7||6.9||8.3||+130.1||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||19.7||0.4||0.8||18.1||0.5||0.7||+1.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||187.2||4.1||6.0||180.2||4.5||5.5||+7.0||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||43.8||0.9||1.7||99.8||2.5||1.8||-56.0||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||216.9||4.7||5.3||265.8||6.7||6.2||-49.0||24400||P|
|Education and Training||49.9||1.1||3.0||46.8||1.2||2.7||+3.2||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||306.1||6.6||4.4||233.0||5.8||4.2||+73.1||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||49.4||1.1||1.6||35.7||0.9||1.9||+13.7||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Data are based on a 2015-16 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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of Darebin in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($1,546 million or 33.5%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($417 million or 9.0%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($406 million or 8.8%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,369 million in total or 51.3% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Darebin.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 33.5% in Manufacturing; 7.1% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 9.8% in Financial and Insurance Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Darebin and Victoria were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (5.4% compared to 3.2%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (6.6% compared to 4.4%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (9.0% compared to 7.1%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.1% compared to 6.0%)
The total imports by industries in the City of Darebin increased by $624.1 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the City of Darebin were for:
- Manufacturing (+$233 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$130 million)
- Information Media and Telecommunications (+$99 million)
- Other Services (+$81 million)