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Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council


In Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest output by industry, generating $263 million in 2018/19.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council. 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 Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council’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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing262.726.25.3349.433.96.6-86.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services44.14.44.945.44.44.3-1.4
Wholesale Trade44.
Retail Trade39.
Accommodation and Food Services34.83.52.834.93.42.8-0.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing24.72.54.530.12.95.5-5.4
Information Media and Telecommunications12.
Financial and Insurance Services53.95.46.843.34.26.6+10.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services38.83.97.942.64.17.1-3.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services31.93.25.722.62.24.7+9.3
Administrative and Support Services21.12.12.615.21.52.7+5.9
Public Administration and Safety14.61.54.812.91.35.2+1.7
Education and Training32.43.24.625.72.54.2+6.7
Health Care and Social Assistance62.
Arts and Recreation Services2.
Other Services19.
Total industries1,004.0100.0100.01,029.5100.0100.0-25.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (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 output by industry sectors in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($263 million or 26.2%)
  • Manufacturing ($163 million or 16.3%)
  • Construction ($85 million or 8.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $512 million in total or 50.9% of the total output by total industry in the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 5.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 10.5% in Manufacturing and 13.9% in Construction.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (26.2% compared to 5.3%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (16.3% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Construction (8.5% compared to 13.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (3.9% compared to 7.9%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council decreased by $-25 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$18 million)
  • Construction (+$17 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$11 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$9 million)

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