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City of Kalamunda

Agriculture

In 2015/16, the total value of agricultural output in City of Kalamunda was $21m. The largest commodity produced was Other fruit, which accounted for 76.6% of City of Kalamunda’s total agricultural output in value terms.

Agricultural production is a very important contributor to Australia's economy, and is a key industry in many rural and regional areas, as well as some outer metropolitan areas.

The data presented here are sourced from the 2015-16 Agricultural Census, run by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data show the gross value of agricultural commodities in broad categories, measured across two Agricultural Census periods.

Agriculture value data should be viewed in conjunction with the Industry Sector Analysis page for the Agriculture sector, which has modelled estimates of the size of the industry on an annual basis. The Employment Locations page will show where agricultural activity is taking place and the Workforce Profiles section will reveal the characteristics of agricultural workers.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) - Value of Agricultural Commodities Produce 2015-16

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Value of agricultural production
City of Kalamunda2015/16
Commodity
(Click rows to view sub-categories)
$%Greater Perth%City of Kalamunda as a % of Greater Perth
Cereal crops--------
Other broadacre crops--------
Nurseries & cut flowers4,792,90522.613.08.5
Crops for Hay980.01.50.0
Vegetables6,8160.012.60.0
Citrus fruit158,4660.70.215.0
Grapes (wine and table)--------
Other fruit16,275,72076.615.424.3
Nuts--------
Wool--------
Milk--------
Eggs--------
Livestock slaughterings4,5430.08.00.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, 2015-16. Cat. No. 7503.0

Value of agricultural production 2015/16
Value of agricultural production 2015/16 Nurseries & cut flowers, Greater Perth: 13.0% Crops for Hay, Greater Perth: 1.5% Vegetables, Greater Perth: 12.6% Citrus fruit, Greater Perth: 0.2% Other fruit, Greater Perth: 15.4% Livestock slaughterings, Greater Perth: 8.0% Nurseries & cut flowers, City of Kalamunda: 22.6% Crops for Hay, City of Kalamunda: 0.0% Vegetables, City of Kalamunda: 0.0% Citrus fruit, City of Kalamunda: 0.7% Other fruit, City of Kalamunda: 76.6% Livestock slaughterings, City of Kalamunda: 0.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, 2015-16. Cat. No. 7503.0
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