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Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council


In Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $202 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council Plains boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total imports
Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing10.81.72.812.92.13.7-2.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services10.41.62.611.41.83.0-1.1
Wholesale Trade25.
Retail Trade22.03.42.522.43.62.6-0.5
Accommodation and Food Services45.37.03.729.84.83.4+15.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing37.
Information Media and Telecommunications23.23.63.718.12.93.2+5.1
Financial and Insurance Services61.79.610.853.68.69.0+8.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services4.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services28.74.56.529.14.66.7-0.4
Administrative and Support Services10.91.72.315.12.42.1-4.2
Public Administration and Safety43.
Education and Training15.12.32.919.43.13.0-4.3
Health Care and Social Assistance55.
Arts and Recreation Services17.
Other Services11.11.71.410.71.71.4+0.4
Total industries642.8100.0100.0626.4100.0100.0+16.4

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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($202 million or 31.5%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($62 million or 9.6%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($55 million or 8.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $319 million in total or 49.7% of the total imports by industry in the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 29.9% in Manufacturing; 10.8% in Financial and Insurance Services and 7.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between total imports by industries of Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (7.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.5% compared to 6.5%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (31.5% compared to 29.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (8.6% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council increased by $16 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council were for:

  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$15 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$10 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$8 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$5 million)

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