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Wattle Range Council area

Exports

In the Wattle Range Council area, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $374 million in 2018/19.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Wattle Range Council area boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
Wattle Range Council area2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing374.254.19.4435.353.011.1-61.1
Mining6.91.04.511.21.46.5-4.3
Manufacturing260.737.718.6333.140.522.8-72.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services8.21.26.42.30.34.7+6.0
Construction0.30.00.20.30.00.1+0.0
Wholesale Trade3.70.55.54.90.64.3-1.2
Retail Trade6.71.04.16.70.84.2+0.0
Accommodation and Food Services7.91.12.49.01.12.6-1.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3.40.56.04.60.66.9-1.3
Information Media and Telecommunications0.90.13.60.50.12.5+0.4
Financial and Insurance Services1.10.28.41.20.17.3-0.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.60.10.71.40.20.7-0.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1.60.24.21.10.13.5+0.5
Administrative and Support Services0.90.11.10.70.11.1+0.1
Public Administration and Safety1.10.27.21.20.17.1-0.1
Education and Training10.41.55.45.40.74.5+5.0
Health Care and Social Assistance2.20.39.61.70.27.2+0.5
Arts and Recreation Services0.20.00.80.20.01.0+0.0
Other Services0.70.12.20.70.11.9+0.1
Total industries691.7100.0100.0821.6100.0100.0-129.9

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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in the Wattle Range Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (374 million or 54.1%)
  • Manufacturing (261 million or 37.7%)
  • Education and Training (10 million or 1.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 645 million in total or 93.3% of the total exports by industry in the the Wattle Range Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 9.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 18.6% in Manufacturing and 5.4% in Education and Training.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of the Wattle Range Council area and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (54.1% compared to 9.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (37.7% compared to 18.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (0.3% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.2% compared to 8.4%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the Wattle Range Council area $decreased by -130 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Wattle Range Council area were for:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$6 million)
  • Education and Training (+$5 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$1 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$0 million)

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