Southern Flinders Region
In Southern Flinders Region, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $677 million in 2018/19.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Southern Flinders Region boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Southern Flinders Region - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional SA%||$m||%||Regional SA%||2013/14 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||298.9||22.6||35.2||443.7||39.0||37.5||-144.8||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||129.4||9.8||3.7||40.2||3.5||1.8||+89.2||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||11.7||0.9||1.8||12.7||1.1||2.1||-1.0||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||16.5||1.3||3.0||32.2||2.8||4.3||-15.7||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||2.4||0.2||0.4||1.8||0.2||0.1||+0.6||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||4.7||0.4||0.4||4.5||0.4||0.3||+0.2||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||0.7||0.1||0.3||0.9||0.1||0.3||-0.2||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||3.0||0.2||0.4||2.3||0.2||0.3||+0.8||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||4.8||0.4||0.8||1.9||0.2||0.6||+2.9||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||3.0||0.2||1.0||3.5||0.3||0.9||-0.5||24400||P|
|Education and Training||35.5||2.7||2.4||21.4||1.9||1.5||+14.1||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||24.1||1.8||1.5||8.2||0.7||0.9||+15.9||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.5||0.0||0.1||0.4||0.0||0.1||+0.1||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Southern Flinders Region in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($677 million or 51.2%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($299 million or 22.6%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($129 million or 9.8%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $1,105 million in total or 83.6% of the total exports by total industry in Southern Flinders Region.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 28.7% in Manufacturing; 35.2% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 3.7% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.
The major differences between total exports by industries in Southern Flinders Region and Regional SA were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (51.2% compared to 28.7%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (9.8% compared to 3.7%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (22.6% compared to 35.2%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (2.7% compared to 13.6%)
The total exports by industries in Southern Flinders Region increased by $186.0 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Southern Flinders Region were for:
- Manufacturing (+$190 million)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$145 million)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$89 million)