City of Monash


In the City of Monash, Manufacturing had the largest output by industry, generating $4,400 million in 2018/19.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in the City of Monash. 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 Monash’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 Monash2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing76.30.22.468.40.23.1+7.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services809.22.33.6888.83.13.5-79.7
Wholesale Trade3,431.09.74.63,476.712.25.5-45.8
Retail Trade1,839.65.24.21,371.14.84.4+468.5
Accommodation and Food Services548.11.52.7433.41.52.4+114.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,575.24.45.31,545.35.46.2+29.9
Information Media and Telecommunications1,502.34.23.91,
Financial and Insurance Services2,,501.25.38.4+696.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3,,343.38.38.2+880.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3,,
Administrative and Support Services1,518.84.33.41,
Public Administration and Safety890.12.53.8831.82.94.3+58.3
Education and Training2,655.27.53.92,
Health Care and Social Assistance2,531.77.16.21,624.65.74.9+907.1
Arts and Recreation Services244.10.71.7229.40.81.7+14.7
Other Services538.91.51.7495.11.71.9+43.8
Total industries35,445.4100.0100.028,382.3100.0100.0+7,063.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in the City of Monash in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($4,400 million or 12.4%)
  • Construction ($4,399 million or 12.4%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($3,431 million or 9.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $12,230 million in total or 34.5% of the total output by total industry in the the City of Monash.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 11.6% in Manufacturing; 13.9% in Construction and 4.6% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between output by industries of the City of Monash and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Wholesale Trade (9.7% compared to 4.6%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Education and Training (7.5% compared to 3.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (6.2% compared to 9.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (0.2% compared to 2.4%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Monash increased by $7,063 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the City of Monash were for:

  • Construction (+$2,203 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$907 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$880 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$866 million)

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