Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)
In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $8,368 million in 2018/19.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Western Australia%||$m||%||Western Australia%||2013/14 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||634.1||2.3||1.8||914.7||2.9||2.2||-280.5||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||907.1||3.3||3.9||794.5||2.6||3.4||+112.7||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||631.7||2.3||2.9||766.7||2.5||2.6||-135.0||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||1,829.4||6.6||5.9||2,216.5||7.1||7.1||-387.1||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1,231.1||4.5||3.6||1,070.0||3.4||2.9||+161.1||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||2,845.3||10.3||11.0||2,925.5||9.4||8.7||-80.2||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||147.2||0.5||1.9||172.9||0.6||1.2||-25.7||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||2,102.4||7.6||7.2||2,425.1||7.8||7.7||-322.7||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||781.5||2.8||2.5||579.1||1.9||1.8||+202.4||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||1,637.5||5.9||4.8||1,741.7||5.6||4.6||-104.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||804.8||2.9||2.2||835.7||2.7||1.9||-31.0||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||1,950.4||7.1||5.9||1,434.1||4.6||3.7||+516.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||340.9||1.2||1.3||371.2||1.2||1.2||-30.3||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($8,368 million or 30.4%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($2,845 million or 10.3%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($2,102 million or 7.6%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $13,316 million in total or 48.4% of the total imports by total industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 29.5% in Manufacturing; 11.0% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 7.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (7.1% compared to 5.9%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (5.9% compared to 4.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (7.5% compared to 8.9%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (0.5% compared to 1.9%)
The total imports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) decreased by $3,521.3 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:
- Manufacturing (-$2,487 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$516 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$387 million)
- Wholesale Trade (-$343 million)