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Renmark Paringa Council area

Worker productivity

In Renmark Paringa Council area, Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $386,361 per worker in 2019/20.

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
Renmark Paringa Council area - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing146,405163,671144,604162,978+1,802
Mining--344,685--520,899--
Manufacturing64,20975,41492,77899,415-28,568
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services386,361281,091343,488296,944+42,873
Construction91,334137,275129,460126,146-38,126
Wholesale Trade126,990135,770137,375143,988-10,385
Retail Trade59,89155,87453,59050,892+6,301
Accommodation and Food Services45,88544,92653,04351,884-7,157
Transport, Postal and Warehousing78,96892,78089,623106,724-10,655
Information Media and Telecommunications39,098107,76788,73690,559-49,639
Financial and Insurance Services292,802316,999272,292306,800+20,510
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services169,504188,041134,590166,086+34,914
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services83,49483,40263,86171,848+19,633
Administrative and Support Services46,46064,93762,66583,567-16,205
Public Administration and Safety98,02498,43575,52580,211+22,499
Education and Training90,38683,37870,19068,762+20,196
Health Care and Social Assistance72,70077,28061,15466,029+11,546
Arts and Recreation Services59,08540,40123,28639,029+35,799
Other Services46,77255,98849,34653,828-2,574

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions).

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 2019/20
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional SA: $163,671 Mining, Regional SA: $344,685 Manufacturing, Regional SA: $75,414 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: $281,091 Construction, Regional SA: $137,275 Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: $135,770 Retail Trade, Regional SA: $55,874 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: $44,926 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: $92,780 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: $107,767 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: $316,999 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: $188,041 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: $83,402 Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: $64,937 Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: $98,435 Education and Training, Regional SA: $83,378 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: $77,280 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: $40,401 Other Services, Regional SA: $55,988 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Renmark Paringa Council area: $146,405 Manufacturing, Renmark Paringa Council area: $64,209 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $386,361 Construction, Renmark Paringa Council area: $91,334 Wholesale Trade, Renmark Paringa Council area: $126,990 Retail Trade, Renmark Paringa Council area: $59,891 Accommodation and Food Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $45,885 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Renmark Paringa Council area: $78,968 Information Media and Telecommunications, Renmark Paringa Council area: $39,098 Financial and Insurance Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $292,802 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $169,504 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $83,494 Administrative and Support Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $46,460 Public Administration and Safety, Renmark Paringa Council area: $98,024 Education and Training, Renmark Paringa Council area: $90,386 Health Care and Social Assistance, Renmark Paringa Council area: $72,700 Arts and Recreation Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $59,085 Other Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: $46,772
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$1,802 Manufacturing, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$28,568 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$42,873 Construction, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$38,126 Wholesale Trade, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$10,385 Retail Trade, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$6,301 Accommodation and Food Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$7,157 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$10,655 Information Media and Telecommunications, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$49,639 Financial and Insurance Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$20,510 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$34,914 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$19,633 Administrative and Support Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$16,205 Public Administration and Safety, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$22,499 Education and Training, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$20,196 Health Care and Social Assistance, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$11,546 Arts and Recreation Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: +$35,799 Other Services, Renmark Paringa Council area: -$2,574
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the worker productivity by industry sectors in Renmark Paringa Council area in 2019/20 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($386,361)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($292,802)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($169,504)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA were for $281,091 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; $316,999 in Financial and Insurance Services; and $188,041 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

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

  • Higher worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($386,361 compared to $281,091)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($ compared to $344,685)
  • Lower worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($39,098 compared to $107,767)
  • Lower worker productivity in Construction ($91,334 compared to $137,275)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Renmark Paringa Council area decreased by $5,649 between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Renmark Paringa Council area were for:

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (-$49,639)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$42,873)
  • Construction (-$38,126)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$35,799)

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