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Value added

In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Construction is the most productive industry, generating $5,702 million in 2017/18.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region). 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 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 see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysis section. 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.

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Value added by industry sector
Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing314.70.92.7305.51.02.5+9.2
Mining2,506.97.527.52,131.07.222.4+375.8
Manufacturing2,692.58.05.62,882.29.76.4-189.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services731.32.22.4725.32.52.3+6.0
Construction5,702.517.010.64,496.415.214.7+1,206.1
Wholesale Trade3,115.19.34.42,801.59.54.4+313.6
Retail Trade1,575.74.73.81,476.65.04.0+99.0
Accommodation and Food Services786.72.32.3641.62.22.3+145.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing4,331.212.95.33,882.713.15.4+448.4
Information Media and Telecommunications421.01.31.4265.00.91.2+156.0
Financial and Insurance Services1,115.43.35.3826.32.84.6+289.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services870.92.62.5792.32.72.6+78.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,617.24.85.41,789.96.17.2-172.6
Administrative and Support Services1,079.13.22.81,048.43.53.1+30.7
Public Administration and Safety1,445.74.34.81,307.74.44.7+138.0
Education and Training2,198.96.54.41,770.16.04.3+428.7
Health Care and Social Assistance1,953.85.86.61,333.04.55.6+620.9
Arts and Recreation Services414.91.20.6411.41.40.6+3.5
Other Services699.22.11.6687.32.31.7+12.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Value added by industry sector 2017/18
Value added by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 2.7% Mining, Western Australia: 27.5% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.4% Construction, Western Australia: 10.6% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 4.4% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 3.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 5.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 2.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 5.4% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 4.8% Education and Training, Western Australia: 4.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 6.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.6% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.9% Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 7.5% Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 8.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.2% Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 17.0% Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 9.3% Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 4.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 12.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 3.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 4.3% Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 6.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 5.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.2% Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($5,702 million or 17.0%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($4,331 million or 12.9%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($3,115 million or 9.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $13,149 million in total or 39.2% of the total value added by industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 10.6% in Construction; 5.3% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 4.4% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between the value added by industries of the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (12.9% compared to 5.3%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Construction (17.0% compared to 10.6%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Wholesale Trade (9.3% compared to 4.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Mining (7.5% compared to 27.5%)

Change in value added by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in value added by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$9.2 million Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$375.8 million Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$189.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$6.0 million Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$1,206.1 million Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$313.6 million Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$99.0 million Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$145.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$448.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$156.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$289.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$78.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$172.6 million Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$30.7 million Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$138.0 million Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$428.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$620.9 million Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$3.5 million Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$12.0 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) increased by 3,998.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:

  • Construction (+$1,206 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$621 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$448 million)
  • Education and Training (+$429 million)

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