Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)
In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $19,654 million in 2017/18.
Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region). It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.
By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)’s economy. This can be done by directly comparing the percentage contribution of each industry to the total output, relative to the benchmark, or by using a location quotient, where a number greater than one indicates a high concentration of that industry and less than one indicates a lower concentration.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, output data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed data notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Output by industry sector|
|Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Western Australia%||$m||%||Western Australia%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||698.2||0.9||2.8||809.2||1.0||2.5||-111.0||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||2,076.0||2.6||2.9||2,737.3||3.4||3.0||-661.3||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||1,489.7||1.9||2.1||1,399.9||1.7||1.9||+89.7||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||8,960.3||11.4||5.2||9,594.5||12.0||5.1||-634.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||940.6||1.2||1.5||584.3||0.7||1.0||+356.3||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||1,872.8||2.4||4.3||1,397.7||1.7||3.0||+475.1||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||5,481.1||6.9||7.4||6,860.5||8.5||8.4||-1,379.4||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||3,139.9||4.0||5.1||3,745.3||4.7||5.9||-605.3||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||1,375.3||1.7||1.7||1,846.7||2.3||2.2||-471.4||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||2,543.8||3.2||4.0||2,387.3||3.0||3.3||+156.4||24400||P|
|Education and Training||3,113.8||3.9||3.0||2,433.9||3.0||2.3||+680.0||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||2,463.6||3.1||4.2||1,665.2||2.1||2.8||+798.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||1,126.2||1.4||0.7||1,363.6||1.7||0.7||-237.4||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 output by industry sectors in Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (19,654 million or 24.9%)
- Manufacturing (9,723 million or 12.3%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (8,960 million or 11.4%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $38,337 million in total or 48.6% of the total output by total industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 17.9% in Construction; 10.8% in Manufacturing; and 5.2% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between output by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of output by Construction (24.9% compared to 17.9%)
- A larger percentage of output by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (11.4% compared to 5.2%)
- A larger percentage of output by Wholesale Trade (6.8% compared to 3.7%)
- A smaller percentage of output by Mining (6.1% compared to 18.2%)
The total industry output in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) decreased by $1,397.7 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the output by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:
- Construction (+$2,410 million)
- Manufacturing (-$1,870 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$1,379 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$798 million)