City of Kalamunda


In the City of Kalamunda, Manufacturing had the largest output by industry, generating $988 million in 2020/21.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in the City of Kalamunda. 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 the City of Kalamunda’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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
City of Kalamunda2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing100.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services140.32.92.3162.43.32.3-22.0
Wholesale Trade435.28.92.9169.63.42.4+265.7
Retail Trade146.33.02.7163.13.32.4-16.7
Accommodation and Food Services81.31.71.6110.52.21.7-29.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing633.613.03.5807.616.23.9-174.1
Information Media and Telecommunications24.
Financial and Insurance Services193.24.03.8197.04.03.1-3.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services275.75.65.1360.07.25.6-84.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services128.42.64.9141.52.84.5-13.1
Administrative and Support Services69.81.41.697.92.01.8-28.1
Public Administration and Safety81.21.73.499.82.02.9-18.6
Education and Training162.33.32.8184.53.72.4-22.3
Health Care and Social Assistance318.36.54.7151.43.03.3+166.9
Arts and Recreation Services17.10.30.723.10.50.6-6.1
Other Services143.72.91.9119.72.41.5+24.0
Total industries4,888.9100.0100.04,970.3100.0100.0-81.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2019/20 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in the City of Kalamunda in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($988 million or 20.2%)
  • Construction ($665 million or 13.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($634 million or 13.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,287 million in total or 46.8% of the total output by total industry in the the City of Kalamunda.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 12.5% in Manufacturing; 11.0% in Construction and 3.5% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between output by industries of the City of Kalamunda and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of output by Mining (5.8% compared to 30.3%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (13.0% compared to 3.5%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (20.2% compared to 12.5%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Wholesale Trade (8.9% compared to 2.9%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Kalamunda decreased by $-81 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Kalamunda were for:

  • Wholesale Trade (+$266 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$167 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$50 million)
  • Mining (+$31 million)

City of Kalamunda

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