City of Glen Eira


In the City of Glen Eira, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $2,179 million in 2020/21.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in the City of Glen Eira. It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.

By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of the City of Glen Eira’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 get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, output data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

Detailed data notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
City of Glen Eira2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing17.70.22.919.80.22.7-2.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services18.00.23.525.20.23.8-7.2
Wholesale Trade452.63.94.9528.74.95.1-76.0
Retail Trade506.14.44.2529.14.94.4-23.0
Accommodation and Food Services280.22.42.2315.83.02.5-35.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing521.24.55.2225.32.15.8+295.9
Information Media and Telecommunications434.13.83.9235.22.23.1+199.0
Financial and Insurance Services586.15.19.2493.14.68.5+93.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,719.215.07.61,515.914.28.5+203.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services928.78.18.4869.58.17.8+59.2
Administrative and Support Services428.43.73.2444.34.23.3-15.9
Public Administration and Safety300.32.64.7264.72.54.1+35.7
Education and Training919.18.04.3843.67.94.1+75.5
Health Care and Social Assistance1,369.911.96.51,076.710.15.7+293.2
Arts and Recreation Services204.81.81.7248.32.31.8-43.5
Other Services254.32.21.8300.42.82.1-46.1
Total industries11,487.0100.0100.010,699.3100.0100.0+787.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2019/20 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 output by industry sectors in the City of Glen Eira in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($2,179 million or 19.0%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($1,719 million or 15.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($1,370 million or 11.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $5,268 million in total or 45.9% of the total output by total industry in the the City of Glen Eira.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 13.5% in Construction; 7.6% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 6.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between output by industries of the City of Glen Eira and Victoria were:

  • A smaller percentage of output by Manufacturing (3.2% compared to 11.6%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (15.0% compared to 7.6%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (19.0% compared to 13.5%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Health Care and Social Assistance (11.9% compared to 6.5%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Glen Eira increased by $788 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Glen Eira were for:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$296 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$293 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$203 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$199 million)

City of Glen Eira

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