RDA BGLAP Region
In RDA BGLAP Region, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,161 million in 2018/19.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the RDA Barossa-Gawler-Light-Adelaide Plains boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|RDA BGLAP Region - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||South Australia%||$m||%||South Australia%||2013/14 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||74.8||1.8||2.8||79.1||2.3||3.7||-4.4||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||131.1||3.1||2.6||144.8||4.3||3.0||-13.8||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||196.1||4.7||3.7||134.5||4.0||3.4||+61.6||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||261.3||6.3||6.2||222.4||6.6||6.7||+39.0||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||133.4||3.2||3.7||101.3||3.0||3.2||+32.1||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||455.2||10.9||10.8||342.5||10.1||9.0||+112.6||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||23.2||0.6||0.8||18.3||0.5||0.7||+4.9||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||225.1||5.4||6.5||185.9||5.5||6.7||+39.2||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||79.8||1.9||2.3||70.2||2.1||2.1||+9.6||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||347.0||8.3||7.2||337.6||9.9||7.9||+9.3||24400||P|
|Education and Training||131.0||3.1||2.9||93.9||2.8||3.0||+37.1||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||403.3||9.7||7.0||216.6||6.4||5.3||+186.7||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||96.0||2.3||2.0||64.5||1.9||2.0||+31.5||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in RDA BGLAP Region in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($1,161 million or 27.8%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($455 million or 10.9%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance ($403 million or 9.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,020 million in total or 48.4% of the total imports by total industry in RDA BGLAP Region.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 29.9% in Manufacturing; 10.8% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 7.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance.
The major differences between total imports by industries in RDA BGLAP Region and South Australia were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (9.7% compared to 7.0%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (8.3% compared to 7.2%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (27.8% compared to 29.9%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (5.4% compared to 6.5%)
The total imports by industries in RDA BGLAP Region increased by $781.0 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in RDA BGLAP Region were for:
- Manufacturing (+$207 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$187 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$113 million)
- Accommodation and Food Services (+$62 million)