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Berri Barmera Council area

Worker productivity

In Berri Barmera Council area, Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $320,955 per worker in 2018/19.

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
Berri Barmera Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing134,736163,954131,727157,460+3,008
Mining--319,951--393,198--
Manufacturing76,94084,464111,91495,773-34,974
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services320,955267,418259,667232,515+61,288
Construction122,011120,570131,977119,720-9,967
Wholesale Trade133,767161,946117,522134,767+16,245
Retail Trade52,09851,52249,96349,029+2,134
Accommodation and Food Services46,86043,36649,46546,084-2,604
Transport, Postal and Warehousing68,17790,16672,468104,075-4,291
Information Media and Telecommunications147,492126,60574,74377,406+72,749
Financial and Insurance Services264,659277,390274,185275,527-9,526
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services257,692194,117204,724155,188+52,968
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services75,85878,71273,10575,507+2,753
Administrative and Support Services78,20271,55591,81874,982-13,617
Public Administration and Safety83,47581,70881,09880,688+2,377
Education and Training73,42072,53068,62170,736+4,799
Health Care and Social Assistance70,04973,28664,35064,003+5,699
Arts and Recreation Services39,53837,15843,30046,301-3,762
Other Services51,39554,00348,63351,551+2,762

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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional SA: $163,954 Mining, Regional SA: $319,951 Manufacturing, Regional SA: $84,464 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: $267,418 Construction, Regional SA: $120,570 Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: $161,946 Retail Trade, Regional SA: $51,522 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: $43,366 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: $90,166 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: $126,605 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: $277,390 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: $194,117 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: $78,712 Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: $71,555 Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: $81,708 Education and Training, Regional SA: $72,530 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: $73,286 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: $37,158 Other Services, Regional SA: $54,003 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Berri Barmera Council area: $134,736 Manufacturing, Berri Barmera Council area: $76,940 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $320,955 Construction, Berri Barmera Council area: $122,011 Wholesale Trade, Berri Barmera Council area: $133,767 Retail Trade, Berri Barmera Council area: $52,098 Accommodation and Food Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $46,860 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Berri Barmera Council area: $68,177 Information Media and Telecommunications, Berri Barmera Council area: $147,492 Financial and Insurance Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $264,659 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $257,692 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $75,858 Administrative and Support Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $78,202 Public Administration and Safety, Berri Barmera Council area: $83,475 Education and Training, Berri Barmera Council area: $73,420 Health Care and Social Assistance, Berri Barmera Council area: $70,049 Arts and Recreation Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $39,538 Other Services, Berri Barmera Council area: $51,395
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Berri Barmera Council area: +$3,008 Manufacturing, Berri Barmera Council area: -$34,974 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Berri Barmera Council area: +$61,288 Construction, Berri Barmera Council area: -$9,967 Wholesale Trade, Berri Barmera Council area: +$16,245 Retail Trade, Berri Barmera Council area: +$2,134 Accommodation and Food Services, Berri Barmera Council area: -$2,604 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Berri Barmera Council area: -$4,291 Information Media and Telecommunications, Berri Barmera Council area: +$72,749 Financial and Insurance Services, Berri Barmera Council area: -$9,526 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Berri Barmera Council area: +$52,968 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Berri Barmera Council area: +$2,753 Administrative and Support Services, Berri Barmera Council area: -$13,617 Public Administration and Safety, Berri Barmera Council area: +$2,377 Education and Training, Berri Barmera Council area: +$4,799 Health Care and Social Assistance, Berri Barmera Council area: +$5,699 Arts and Recreation Services, Berri Barmera Council area: -$3,762 Other Services, Berri Barmera Council area: +$2,762
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the worker productivity by industry sectors in Berri Barmera Council area in 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($320,955)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($264,659)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($257,692)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA were for $267,418 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; $277,390 in Financial and Insurance Services; and $194,117 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Berri Barmera Council area and Regional SA were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($257,692 compared to $194,117)
  • Higher worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($320,955 compared to $267,418)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($ compared to $319,951)
  • Lower worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($134,736 compared to $163,954)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Berri Barmera Council area increased by $1,886 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Berri Barmera Council area were for:

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$72,749)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$61,288)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$52,968)
  • Manufacturing (-$34,974)

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