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Coorong District Council area

Worker productivity

In Coorong District Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $218,050 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
Coorong District Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing143,351163,954141,276157,460+2,075
Mining73,006319,951106,915393,198-33,909
Manufacturing64,32184,46464,75195,773-430
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services167,013267,418162,609232,515+4,405
Construction190,960120,570161,498119,720+29,462
Wholesale Trade165,095161,946125,593134,767+39,502
Retail Trade45,86051,52243,52649,029+2,334
Accommodation and Food Services41,76743,36642,45446,084-687
Transport, Postal and Warehousing87,64190,16684,236104,075+3,406
Information Media and Telecommunications196,114126,60534,49477,406+161,619
Financial and Insurance Services183,192277,390278,906275,527-95,714
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services218,050194,117135,801155,188+82,250
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services62,85678,71270,16475,507-7,309
Administrative and Support Services60,60971,55531,18374,982+29,427
Public Administration and Safety60,47481,70859,61080,688+864
Education and Training64,96872,53063,71370,736+1,255
Health Care and Social Assistance66,27773,28658,00064,003+8,277
Arts and Recreation Services127,70337,15879,35646,301+48,347
Other Services42,33354,00346,32951,551-3,997

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, Coorong District Council area: $143,351 Mining, Coorong District Council area: $73,006 Manufacturing, Coorong District Council area: $64,321 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Coorong District Council area: $167,013 Construction, Coorong District Council area: $190,960 Wholesale Trade, Coorong District Council area: $165,095 Retail Trade, Coorong District Council area: $45,860 Accommodation and Food Services, Coorong District Council area: $41,767 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Coorong District Council area: $87,641 Information Media and Telecommunications, Coorong District Council area: $196,114 Financial and Insurance Services, Coorong District Council area: $183,192 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Coorong District Council area: $218,050 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Coorong District Council area: $62,856 Administrative and Support Services, Coorong District Council area: $60,609 Public Administration and Safety, Coorong District Council area: $60,474 Education and Training, Coorong District Council area: $64,968 Health Care and Social Assistance, Coorong District Council area: $66,277 Arts and Recreation Services, Coorong District Council area: $127,703 Other Services, Coorong District Council area: $42,333
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, Coorong District Council area: +$2,075 Mining, Coorong District Council area: -$33,909 Manufacturing, Coorong District Council area: -$430 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Coorong District Council area: +$4,405 Construction, Coorong District Council area: +$29,462 Wholesale Trade, Coorong District Council area: +$39,502 Retail Trade, Coorong District Council area: +$2,334 Accommodation and Food Services, Coorong District Council area: -$687 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Coorong District Council area: +$3,406 Information Media and Telecommunications, Coorong District Council area: +$161,619 Financial and Insurance Services, Coorong District Council area: -$95,714 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Coorong District Council area: +$82,250 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Coorong District Council area: -$7,309 Administrative and Support Services, Coorong District Council area: +$29,427 Public Administration and Safety, Coorong District Council area: +$864 Education and Training, Coorong District Council area: +$1,255 Health Care and Social Assistance, Coorong District Council area: +$8,277 Arts and Recreation Services, Coorong District Council area: +$48,347 Other Services, Coorong District Council area: -$3,997
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 Coorong District Council area in 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($218,050)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications ($196,114)
  • Construction ($190,960)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA were for $194,117 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $126,605 in Information Media and Telecommunications; and $120,570 in Construction.

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

  • Higher worker productivity in Arts and Recreation Services ($127,703 compared to $37,158)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($73,006 compared to $319,951)
  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($167,013 compared to $267,418)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($183,192 compared to $277,390)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Coorong District Council area increased by $7,012 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

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

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$161,619)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (-$95,714)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$82,250)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$48,347)

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