City of South Perth
In City of South Perth, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $702 million in 2018/19.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of South Perth - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Perth%||$m||%||Greater Perth%||2013/14 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||13.9||0.6||2.1||22.8||0.8||2.6||-8.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||102.1||4.1||3.6||106.0||3.7||3.3||-4.0||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||53.0||2.1||2.7||43.4||1.5||2.6||+9.6||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||187.5||7.6||6.4||332.4||11.6||7.7||-145.0||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||132.7||5.4||4.2||100.5||3.5||3.3||+32.3||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||276.3||11.1||9.8||320.8||11.2||8.6||-44.5||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||30.3||1.2||1.5||24.7||0.9||1.1||+5.5||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||125.5||5.1||6.2||87.4||3.1||6.2||+38.0||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||86.0||3.5||2.8||54.0||1.9||1.9||+32.0||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||139.9||5.6||5.7||158.5||5.6||5.4||-18.7||24400||P|
|Education and Training||174.5||7.0||2.5||187.4||6.6||2.2||-12.9||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||145.8||5.9||6.7||148.0||5.2||4.0||-2.2||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||68.8||2.8||1.3||66.3||2.3||1.1||+2.5||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 City of South Perth in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($702 million or 28.3%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($276 million or 11.1%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($187 million or 7.6%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $1,165 million in total or 47.0% of the total imports by total industry in City of South Perth.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Perth accounted for 30.6% in Manufacturing; 9.8% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between total imports by industries in City of South Perth and Greater Perth were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (7.0% compared to 2.5%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (3.4% compared to 1.7%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (1.9% compared to 7.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (28.3% compared to 30.6%)
The total imports by industries in City of South Perth decreased by $376.6 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in City of South Perth were for:
- Manufacturing (-$177 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$145 million)