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Value added

In Hawkesbury City, Manufacturing most productive industry, generating $323 million in 2018/19.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in Hawkesbury City. 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 Hawkesbury City’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 analysissection. 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
Hawkesbury City2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing175.96.92.0185.47.02.5-9.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services70.32.72.466.52.53.0+3.7
Wholesale Trade96.73.84.886.83.34.5+10.0
Retail Trade160.16.25.1171.06.55.2-10.9
Accommodation and Food Services92.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing104.44.15.8109.84.26.4-5.4
Information Media and Telecommunications60.22.33.954.72.13.7+5.4
Financial and Insurance Services75.52.914.272.92.813.9+2.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services108.14.24.688.03.34.0+20.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services107.74.29.9100.23.88.8+7.5
Administrative and Support Services92.43.64.679.83.04.4+12.6
Public Administration and Safety295.011.55.4469.117.85.6-174.2
Education and Training219.28.65.3200.67.65.4+18.6
Health Care and Social Assistance198.07.77.6186.27.07.0+11.8
Arts and Recreation Services34.
Other Services81.
Total industries2,562.6100.0100.02,642.3100.0100.0-79.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts. NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. Each release may change previous years’ figures. Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in Hawkesbury City in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (323 million or 12.6%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (295 million or 11.5%)
  • Construction (258 million or 10.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 876 million in total or 34.2% of the total value added by industry in the Hawkesbury City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 6.1% in Manufacturing; 5.4% in Public Administration and Safety and 8.9% in Construction.

The major differences between the value added by industries of Hawkesbury City and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (2.9% compared to 14.2%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Manufacturing (12.6% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Public Administration and Safety (11.5% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.2% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in Hawkesbury City $decreased by -80 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Hawkesbury City were for:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$20 million)
  • Education and Training (+$19 million)
  • Construction (+$14 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (+$13 million)

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