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Value added

In the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing is the most productive industry, generating $537 million in 2017/18.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island. 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 RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island’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.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%South Australia%$m%South Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing536.514.35.7568.816.06.1-32.3
Mining111.13.02.8186.55.24.5-75.4
Manufacturing286.37.67.8308.68.79.3-22.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services115.13.14.591.12.63.9+24.0
Construction385.810.37.9300.98.48.1+84.9
Wholesale Trade152.34.16.2143.84.05.7+8.4
Retail Trade274.47.36.1244.86.95.5+29.6
Accommodation and Food Services177.44.72.9170.84.83.0+6.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing114.13.05.3126.63.65.7-12.4
Information Media and Telecommunications40.71.12.846.21.32.3-5.5
Financial and Insurance Services160.64.38.7147.94.28.6+12.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services145.63.92.9116.93.32.5+28.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services148.14.04.9158.04.45.5-9.8
Administrative and Support Services113.03.03.3100.52.83.3+12.6
Public Administration and Safety153.14.16.6169.34.86.3-16.2
Education and Training268.67.26.7231.86.56.9+36.8
Health Care and Social Assistance428.811.411.7322.99.19.7+105.9
Arts and Recreation Services43.21.20.837.61.10.8+5.7
Other Services94.92.52.290.72.52.3+4.2

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, South Australia: 5.7% Mining, South Australia: 2.8% Manufacturing, South Australia: 7.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, South Australia: 4.5% Construction, South Australia: 7.9% Wholesale Trade, South Australia: 6.2% Retail Trade, South Australia: 6.1% Accommodation and Food Services, South Australia: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, South Australia: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, South Australia: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, South Australia: 8.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, South Australia: 2.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, South Australia: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, South Australia: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, South Australia: 6.6% Education and Training, South Australia: 6.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, South Australia: 11.7% Arts and Recreation Services, South Australia: 0.8% Other Services, South Australia: 2.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 14.3% Mining, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 3.0% Manufacturing, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 7.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 3.1% Construction, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 10.3% Wholesale Trade, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 4.1% Retail Trade, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 7.3% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 3.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 4.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 3.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 4.0% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 4.1% Education and Training, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 7.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 11.4% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 1.2% Other Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: 2.5%
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 RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($537 million or 14.3%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($429 million or 11.4%)
  • Construction ($386 million or 10.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,351 million in total or 36.0% of the total value added by industry in the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 5.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 11.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 7.9% in Construction.

The major differences between the value added by industries of the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (14.3% compared to 5.7%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Construction (10.3% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (4.3% compared to 8.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Public Administration and Safety (4.1% compared to 6.6%)

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, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$32.3 million Mining, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$75.4 million Manufacturing, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$22.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$24.0 million Construction, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$84.9 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$8.4 million Retail Trade, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$29.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$6.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$12.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$5.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$12.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$28.8 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$9.8 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$12.6 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: -$16.2 million Education and Training, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$36.8 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$105.9 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$5.7 million Other Services, RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island: +$4.2 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 the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island increased by 186.0 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the RDA Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$106 million)
  • Construction (+$85 million)
  • Mining (-$75 million)

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