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Goondiwindi Regional Council area

Worker productivity

In Goondiwindi Regional Council area, Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $498,105 per worker in 2017/18.

Worker productivity by industry is calculated by dividing the industry value add by the number of persons employed in that industry. It shows which industries generate the most value add per employee. Some industry sectors, such as retail trade, are not highly productive per worker, but they employ a lot of people. Other industries, such as mining, employ fewer people but generate high levels of productivity. Each plays an important role in the economy.

Worker productivity data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Employment by industry (FTE), to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Local workers income to see how many local workers are actually each in each industry, and with Sources of income data to see whether employment is the main way income is derived.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Goondiwindi Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$Regional QLD $$Regional QLD $2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing153,763133,488177,843156,069-24,081
Mining421,355385,112161,218233,639+260,137
Manufacturing76,291119,47990,665111,537-14,373
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services498,105328,360290,799257,198+207,306
Construction87,995102,944155,174133,971-67,178
Wholesale Trade166,370172,629137,137145,245+29,233
Retail Trade60,91457,73657,27755,832+3,637
Accommodation and Food Services56,18547,27447,27850,761+8,907
Transport, Postal and Warehousing107,866108,938125,925123,356-18,058
Information Media and Telecommunications153,637137,05163,671102,894+89,967
Financial and Insurance Services244,042315,207300,440276,519-56,398
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services126,180198,079124,437160,517+1,743
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services104,534107,76680,03296,502+24,502
Administrative and Support Services75,441104,03571,24090,657+4,201
Public Administration and Safety142,313106,052100,22198,567+42,092
Education and Training52,85861,50959,49168,712-6,634
Health Care and Social Assistance66,86170,66158,56263,389+8,299
Arts and Recreation Services60,76560,39752,57656,879+8,189
Other Services52,52760,83965,67561,273-13,148

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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2017/18
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional QLD: $133,488 Mining, Regional QLD: $385,112 Manufacturing, Regional QLD: $119,479 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional QLD: $328,360 Construction, Regional QLD: $102,944 Wholesale Trade, Regional QLD: $172,629 Retail Trade, Regional QLD: $57,736 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional QLD: $47,274 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional QLD: $108,938 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional QLD: $137,051 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional QLD: $315,207 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional QLD: $198,079 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional QLD: $107,766 Administrative and Support Services, Regional QLD: $104,035 Public Administration and Safety, Regional QLD: $106,052 Education and Training, Regional QLD: $61,509 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional QLD: $70,661 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional QLD: $60,397 Other Services, Regional QLD: $60,839 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $153,763 Mining, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $421,355 Manufacturing, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $76,291 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $498,105 Construction, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $87,995 Wholesale Trade, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $166,370 Retail Trade, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $60,914 Accommodation and Food Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $56,185 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $107,866 Information Media and Telecommunications, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $153,637 Financial and Insurance Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $244,042 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $126,180 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $104,534 Administrative and Support Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $75,441 Public Administration and Safety, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $142,313 Education and Training, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $52,858 Health Care and Social Assistance, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $66,861 Arts and Recreation Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $60,765 Other Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: $52,527
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$24,081 Mining, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$260,137 Manufacturing, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$14,373 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$207,306 Construction, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$67,178 Wholesale Trade, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$29,233 Retail Trade, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$3,637 Accommodation and Food Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$8,907 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$18,058 Information Media and Telecommunications, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$89,967 Financial and Insurance Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$56,398 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$1,743 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$24,502 Administrative and Support Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$4,201 Public Administration and Safety, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$42,092 Education and Training, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$6,634 Health Care and Social Assistance, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$8,299 Arts and Recreation Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: +$8,189 Other Services, Goondiwindi Regional Council area: -$13,148
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 worker productivity by industry sectors in Goondiwindi Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($498,105)
  • Mining ($421,355)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($244,042)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD were for $328,360 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; $385,112 in Mining; and $315,207 in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Goondiwindi Regional Council area and Regional QLD were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($498,105 compared to $328,360)
  • Lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($126,180 compared to $198,079)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($244,042 compared to $315,207)
  • Lower worker productivity in Manufacturing ($76,291 compared to $119,479)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Goondiwindi Regional Council area decreased by $5,104 between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Goondiwindi Regional Council area were for:

  • Mining (+$260,137)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$207,306)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$89,967)
  • Construction (-$67,178)

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