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Output

In the Hilltops Council area, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest output by industry, generating $657 million in 2016/17.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Hilltops Council area. 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 Hilltops Council area’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.

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Output by industry sector
Hilltops Council area - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%NSW%$m%NSW%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing656.635.12.6541.429.92.5+115.1
Mining88.54.72.337.92.12.1+50.7
Manufacturing128.66.99.0174.09.611.6-45.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services34.81.92.375.44.23.6-40.6
Construction201.610.811.2247.213.710.2-45.6
Wholesale Trade69.23.74.969.23.84.60
Retail Trade93.85.03.788.64.94.0+5.2
Accommodation and Food Services53.52.93.040.12.23.0+13.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing74.64.05.5114.66.36.6-40.1
Information Media and Telecommunications12.00.64.88.60.54.4+3.4
Financial and Insurance Services55.73.010.746.32.69.9+9.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services91.24.913.283.84.611.0+7.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services43.42.38.638.12.17.9+5.4
Administrative and Support Services25.91.43.322.41.23.3+3.5
Public Administration and Safety47.52.54.054.03.04.4-6.5
Education and Training57.33.13.459.63.33.4-2.2
Health Care and Social Assistance90.64.84.669.33.84.3+21.3
Arts and Recreation Services8.20.41.17.80.41.1+0.3
Other Services40.02.11.729.61.62.1+10.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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

Output by industry sector 2016/17
Output by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, NSW: 2.6% Mining, NSW: 2.3% Manufacturing, NSW: 9.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, NSW: 2.3% Construction, NSW: 11.2% Wholesale Trade, NSW: 4.9% Retail Trade, NSW: 3.7% Accommodation and Food Services, NSW: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, NSW: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, NSW: 4.8% Financial and Insurance Services, NSW: 10.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, NSW: 13.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, NSW: 8.6% Administrative and Support Services, NSW: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, NSW: 4.0% Education and Training, NSW: 3.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, NSW: 4.6% Arts and Recreation Services, NSW: 1.1% Other Services, NSW: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Hilltops Council area: 35.1% Mining, Hilltops Council area: 4.7% Manufacturing, Hilltops Council area: 6.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hilltops Council area: 1.9% Construction, Hilltops Council area: 10.8% Wholesale Trade, Hilltops Council area: 3.7% Retail Trade, Hilltops Council area: 5.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Hilltops Council area: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hilltops Council area: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Hilltops Council area: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Hilltops Council area: 3.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hilltops Council area: 4.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hilltops Council area: 2.3% Administrative and Support Services, Hilltops Council area: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Hilltops Council area: 2.5% Education and Training, Hilltops Council area: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Hilltops Council area: 4.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Hilltops Council area: 0.4% Other Services, Hilltops Council area: 2.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in output by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Hilltops Council area: +$115.1 million Mining, Hilltops Council area: +$50.7 million Manufacturing, Hilltops Council area: -$45.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hilltops Council area: -$40.6 million Construction, Hilltops Council area: -$45.6 million Wholesale Trade, Hilltops Council area: 0 million Retail Trade, Hilltops Council area: +$5.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Hilltops Council area: +$13.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hilltops Council area: -$40.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Hilltops Council area: +$3.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, Hilltops Council area: +$9.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hilltops Council area: +$7.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hilltops Council area: +$5.4 million Administrative and Support Services, Hilltops Council area: +$3.5 million Public Administration and Safety, Hilltops Council area: -$6.5 million Education and Training, Hilltops Council area: -$2.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Hilltops Council area: +$21.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Hilltops Council area: +$0.3 million Other Services, Hilltops Council area: +$10.4 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in Hilltops Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (657 million or 35.1%)
  • Construction (202 million or 10.8%)
  • Manufacturing (129 million or 6.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $987 million in total or 52.7% of the total output by total industry in the Hilltops Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in NSW accounted for 2.6% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 11.2% in Construction; and 9.0% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between output by industries in the Hilltops Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (35.1% compared to 2.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (4.9% compared to 13.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (3.0% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.3% compared to 8.6%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the Hilltops Council area increased by $64.7 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the Hilltops Council area were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$115 million)
  • Mining (+$51 million)

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