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District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula

Worker productivity

In District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $303,828 per worker in 2017/18.

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
District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing119,345143,148156,143156,807-36,797
Mining128,329284,107212,473370,071-84,144
Manufacturing63,92988,67467,83293,450-3,903
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services145,935315,421172,253232,447-26,318
Construction85,464115,544145,148116,008-59,684
Wholesale Trade180,339200,788153,240146,979+27,099
Retail Trade44,99752,91742,10647,439+2,891
Accommodation and Food Services42,71343,22242,81446,874-101
Transport, Postal and Warehousing94,262104,656160,701115,916-66,439
Information Media and Telecommunications129,206146,03689,46086,036+39,746
Financial and Insurance Services168,263265,337171,751261,958-3,488
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services303,828189,943134,574134,054+169,254
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services74,35065,36364,76376,676+9,588
Administrative and Support Services104,83670,89936,32473,249+68,512
Public Administration and Safety122,04785,36793,89573,529+28,152
Education and Training56,22965,03463,36070,934-7,131
Health Care and Social Assistance54,60767,57560,65862,366-6,050
Arts and Recreation Services31,70143,38151,71744,869-20,016
Other Services43,97648,11150,77549,346-6,799

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

Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2017/18
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional SA: $143,148 Mining, Regional SA: $284,107 Manufacturing, Regional SA: $88,674 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: $315,421 Construction, Regional SA: $115,544 Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: $200,788 Retail Trade, Regional SA: $52,917 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: $43,222 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: $104,656 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: $146,036 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: $265,337 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: $189,943 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: $65,363 Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: $70,899 Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: $85,367 Education and Training, Regional SA: $65,034 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: $67,575 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: $43,381 Other Services, Regional SA: $48,111 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $119,345 Mining, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $128,329 Manufacturing, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $63,929 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $145,935 Construction, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $85,464 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $180,339 Retail Trade, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $44,997 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $42,713 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $94,262 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $129,206 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $168,263 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $303,828 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $74,350 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $104,836 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $122,047 Education and Training, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $56,229 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $54,607 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $31,701 Other Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: $43,976
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$36,797 Mining, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$84,144 Manufacturing, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$3,903 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$26,318 Construction, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$59,684 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$27,099 Retail Trade, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$2,891 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$101 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$66,439 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$39,746 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$3,488 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$169,254 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$9,588 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$68,512 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: +$28,152 Education and Training, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$7,131 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$6,050 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$20,016 Other Services, District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula: -$6,799
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 worker productivity by industry sectors in District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula in 2017/18 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($303,828)
  • Wholesale Trade ($180,339)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($168,263)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA were for $189,943 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $200,788 in Wholesale Trade; and $265,337 in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula and Regional SA were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($303,828 compared to $189,943)
  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($145,935 compared to $315,421)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($128,329 compared to $284,107)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($168,263 compared to $265,337)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula decreased by $20,530 between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula were for:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$169,254)
  • Mining (-$84,144)
  • Administrative and Support Services (+$68,512)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$66,439)

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