City of Glen Eira

Value added

In the City of Glen Eira, Health Care and Social Assistance most productive industry, generating $931 million in 2020/21.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in the City of Glen Eira. It shows how productive each industry sector is at increasing the value of its inputs. It is a more refined measure of the productivity of an industry sector than output (total gross revenue), as some industries have high levels of output but require large amounts of input expenditure to achieve that.

By comparing the value added 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 see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysissection. To understand the value of a worker in each industry, view this dataset in conjunction with Worker productivity data, and to see the relationship of value added to the total size of the economy, go to the Gross Regional Product section.

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

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
City of Glen Eira2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing6.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services8.
Wholesale Trade234.04.66.0278.95.85.9-44.9
Retail Trade304.35.95.7316.26.65.8-11.9
Accommodation and Food Services110.32.22.0131.12.72.3-20.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing229.64.55.1102.72.16.0+126.9
Information Media and Telecommunications179.03.53.4110.32.33.0+68.7
Financial and Insurance Services325.36.411.3282.55.911.1+42.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services322.26.33.1275.15.73.3+47.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services477.29.39.8423.38.88.5+53.9
Administrative and Support Services254.65.04.2254.55.34.1+0.1
Public Administration and Safety177.63.56.3162.53.45.6+15.1
Education and Training632.812.46.5593.312.46.4+39.5
Health Care and Social Assistance930.618.29.8729.215.28.5+201.4
Arts and Recreation Services59.
Other Services119.32.31.8147.73.12.1-28.4
Total industries5,122.1100.0100.04,799.9100.0100.0+322.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. Each release may change previous years’ figures. Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in the City of Glen Eira in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (931 million or 18.2%)
  • Construction (637 million or 12.4%)
  • Education and Training (633 million or 12.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 2,200 million in total or 43.0% of the total value added by industry in the the City of Glen Eira.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 9.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 9.1% in Construction and 6.5% in Education and Training.

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

  • A larger percentage of value added by Health Care and Social Assistance (18.2% compared to 9.8%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Education and Training (12.4% compared to 6.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Manufacturing (2.2% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (6.4% compared to 11.3%)

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in the City of Glen Eira $increased by 322 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$201 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$127 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$69 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$54 million)

City of Glen Eira

economic profile