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Value added

In Lithgow City Council , Mining is the most productive industry, generating $236 million in 2017/18.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in Lithgow City Council . 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 Lithgow City Council ’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
Lithgow City Council - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing19.91.81.822.22.02.3-2.3
Mining236.321.32.1330.629.02.1-94.3
Manufacturing59.45.46.657.55.17.8+1.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services104.09.42.3132.311.63.2-28.3
Construction126.811.48.2135.211.97.9-8.3
Wholesale Trade28.42.65.021.91.94.9+6.5
Retail Trade38.53.55.337.23.35.3+1.3
Accommodation and Food Services44.14.03.333.73.03.1+10.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing99.18.96.058.75.26.7+40.4
Information Media and Telecommunications4.10.44.46.80.64.0-2.6
Financial and Insurance Services35.03.214.923.92.114.1+11.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services12.61.14.411.71.03.8+0.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services14.91.39.816.81.59.0-1.9
Administrative and Support Services49.84.54.344.03.94.4+5.8
Public Administration and Safety113.610.25.790.57.95.8+23.1
Education and Training42.63.85.641.33.65.5+1.4
Health Care and Social Assistance54.34.97.453.34.77.1+1.0
Arts and Recreation Services6.10.51.03.00.30.9+3.0
Other Services20.21.81.917.81.62.1+2.4

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, New South Wales: 1.8% Mining, New South Wales: 2.1% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 6.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.3% Construction, New South Wales: 8.2% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 5.0% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 5.3% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 4.4% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 14.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 4.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 9.8% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 4.3% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.7% Education and Training, New South Wales: 5.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 7.4% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.0% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Lithgow City Council : 1.8% Mining, Lithgow City Council : 21.3% Manufacturing, Lithgow City Council : 5.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Lithgow City Council : 9.4% Construction, Lithgow City Council : 11.4% Wholesale Trade, Lithgow City Council : 2.6% Retail Trade, Lithgow City Council : 3.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Lithgow City Council : 4.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Lithgow City Council : 8.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Lithgow City Council : 0.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Lithgow City Council : 3.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Lithgow City Council : 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Lithgow City Council : 1.3% Administrative and Support Services, Lithgow City Council : 4.5% Public Administration and Safety, Lithgow City Council : 10.2% Education and Training, Lithgow City Council : 3.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Lithgow City Council : 4.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Lithgow City Council : 0.5% Other Services, Lithgow City Council : 1.8%
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 Lithgow City Council in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($236 million or 21.3%)
  • Construction ($127 million or 11.4%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($114 million or 10.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $477 million in total or 43.0% of the total value added by industry in Lithgow City Council .

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 2.1% in Mining; 8.2% in Construction; and 5.7% in Public Administration and Safety.

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

  • A larger percentage of value added by Mining (21.3% compared to 2.1%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (9.4% compared to 2.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (3.2% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.3% compared to 9.8%)

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, Lithgow City Council : -$2.3 million Mining, Lithgow City Council : -$94.3 million Manufacturing, Lithgow City Council : +$1.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Lithgow City Council : -$28.3 million Construction, Lithgow City Council : -$8.3 million Wholesale Trade, Lithgow City Council : +$6.5 million Retail Trade, Lithgow City Council : +$1.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Lithgow City Council : +$10.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Lithgow City Council : +$40.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Lithgow City Council : -$2.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Lithgow City Council : +$11.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Lithgow City Council : +$0.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Lithgow City Council : -$1.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Lithgow City Council : +$5.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Lithgow City Council : +$23.1 million Education and Training, Lithgow City Council : +$1.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Lithgow City Council : +$1.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, Lithgow City Council : +$3.0 million Other Services, Lithgow City Council : +$2.4 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 Lithgow City Council decreased by 28.4 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest change in the value added by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Lithgow City Council was for:

  • Mining (-$94 million)

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