City of Armadale
In City of Armadale, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $943 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Armadale - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Perth%||$m||%||Greater Perth%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||22.3||0.7||1.5||29.4||0.8||2.0||-7.1||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||140.4||4.5||3.6||138.8||3.6||4.6||+1.6||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||53.1||1.7||2.3||55.6||1.4||2.2||-2.5||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||176.8||5.7||6.4||256.0||6.6||7.9||-79.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||138.4||4.4||4.0||146.5||3.8||3.9||-8.1||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||371.7||11.9||9.5||369.7||9.5||9.4||+2.0||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||11.1||0.4||1.0||7.0||0.2||1.0||+4.1||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||227.4||7.3||7.3||235.6||6.1||6.3||-8.2||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||61.5||2.0||2.2||48.8||1.3||1.6||+12.8||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||313.6||10.1||5.4||312.8||8.1||5.5||+0.8||24400||P|
|Education and Training||92.4||3.0||2.0||133.9||3.5||2.2||-41.5||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||172.5||5.5||5.0||254.8||6.6||4.0||-82.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||59.9||1.9||1.2||75.5||1.9||1.0||-15.6||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. 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 City of Armadale in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($943 million or 30.2%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($372 million or 11.9%)
- Public Administration and Safety ($314 million or 10.1%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $1,628 million in total or 52.2% of the total imports by total industry in City of Armadale.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Perth accounted for 34.8% in Manufacturing; 9.5% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 5.4% in Public Administration and Safety.
The major differences between total imports by industries in City of Armadale and Greater Perth were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (10.1% compared to 5.4%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (11.9% compared to 9.5%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (30.2% compared to 34.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (5.3% compared to 7.5%)
The total imports by industries in City of Armadale decreased by $764.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in City of Armadale were for:
- Manufacturing (-$212 million)
- Wholesale Trade (-$125 million)
- Mining (-$104 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (-$82 million)