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RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region

Output

In the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest output by industry, generating $902 million in 2017/18.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region. It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.

By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region’s economy. This can be done by directly comparing the percentage contribution of each industry to the total output, relative to the benchmark, or by using a location quotient, where a number greater than one indicates a high concentration of that industry and less than one indicates a lower concentration.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, output data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

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

The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.

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Output by industry sector
RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%South Australia%$m%South Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing901.917.64.51,192.721.25.8-290.8
Mining412.78.02.3401.97.12.9+10.9
Manufacturing766.514.910.9930.116.513.1-163.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services103.72.05.3146.42.65.8-42.7
Construction525.110.213.0622.011.012.1-96.9
Wholesale Trade277.15.45.6200.53.64.6+76.6
Retail Trade219.54.34.4225.34.04.5-5.7
Accommodation and Food Services144.32.82.7164.92.92.9-20.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing279.95.45.4407.47.25.9-127.5
Information Media and Telecommunications38.00.73.231.80.62.3+6.3
Financial and Insurance Services128.82.56.7149.32.66.7-20.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services358.57.08.8276.34.98.0+82.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services100.92.05.399.91.84.9+1.0
Administrative and Support Services98.81.92.594.81.72.3+4.0
Public Administration and Safety193.03.85.2148.62.65.2+44.5
Education and Training183.53.64.3194.33.44.4-10.8
Health Care and Social Assistance288.45.67.1227.94.05.7+60.4
Arts and Recreation Services17.50.30.817.80.30.8-0.3
Other Services98.91.92.0102.61.82.1-3.6

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

Output by industry sector 2017/18
Output by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, South Australia: 4.5% Mining, South Australia: 2.3% Manufacturing, South Australia: 10.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, South Australia: 5.3% Construction, South Australia: 13.0% Wholesale Trade, South Australia: 5.6% Retail Trade, South Australia: 4.4% Accommodation and Food Services, South Australia: 2.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, South Australia: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, South Australia: 3.2% Financial and Insurance Services, South Australia: 6.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, South Australia: 8.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, South Australia: 5.3% Administrative and Support Services, South Australia: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, South Australia: 5.2% Education and Training, South Australia: 4.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, South Australia: 7.1% Arts and Recreation Services, South Australia: 0.8% Other Services, South Australia: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 17.6% Mining, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 8.0% Manufacturing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 14.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.0% Construction, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 10.2% Wholesale Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.4% Retail Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 4.3% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.7% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 7.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.0% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 3.8% Education and Training, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.6% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.3% Other Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.9%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in output by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$290.8 million Mining, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$10.9 million Manufacturing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$163.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$42.7 million Construction, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$96.9 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$76.6 million Retail Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$5.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$20.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$127.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$6.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$20.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$82.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$1.0 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$4.0 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$44.5 million Education and Training, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$10.8 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$60.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$0.3 million Other Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$3.6 million
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 output by industry sectors in RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (902 million or 17.6%)
  • Manufacturing (767 million or 14.9%)
  • Construction (525 million or 10.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,193 million in total or 42.7% of the total output by total industry in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 4.5% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 10.9% in Manufacturing; and 13.0% in Construction.

The major differences between output by industries in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (17.6% compared to 4.5%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Mining (8.0% compared to 2.3%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (14.9% compared to 10.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (2.5% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region decreased by $497.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$291 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$164 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$127 million)
  • Construction (-$97 million)

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