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RDA Yorke and Mid North Region

Value added

In RDA Yorke and Mid North Region, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing is the most productive industry, generating $772 million in 2017/18.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region. It shows how productive each industry sector is at increasing the value of its inputs. It is a more refined measure of the productivity of an industry sector than output (total gross revenue), as some industries have high levels of output but require large amounts of input expenditure to achieve that.

By comparing the value added of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of RDA Yorke and Mid North 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 see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysis section. To understand the value of a worker in each industry, view this dataset in conjunction with Worker productivity data, and to see the relationship of value added to the total size of the economy, go to the Gross Regional Product section.

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

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Value added by industry sector
RDA Yorke and Mid North Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%South Australia%$m%South Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing771.926.55.7888.031.16.1-116.0
Mining32.61.12.864.32.34.5-31.7
Manufacturing232.98.07.8228.58.09.3+4.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services150.15.14.5110.03.93.9+40.2
Construction180.16.27.9194.06.88.1-13.9
Wholesale Trade203.97.06.2165.55.85.7+38.4
Retail Trade174.66.06.1147.75.25.5+26.9
Accommodation and Food Services83.52.92.989.53.13.0-6.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing112.73.95.3134.74.75.7-22.0
Information Media and Telecommunications66.82.32.827.81.02.3+39.0
Financial and Insurance Services120.34.18.7126.64.48.6-6.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services37.21.32.940.21.42.5-2.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services42.11.44.939.61.45.5+2.5
Administrative and Support Services49.71.73.346.01.63.3+3.7
Public Administration and Safety99.93.46.692.33.26.3+7.6
Education and Training188.56.56.7158.95.66.9+29.6
Health Care and Social Assistance301.110.311.7241.88.59.7+59.3
Arts and Recreation Services17.60.60.87.80.30.8+9.8
Other Services51.71.82.250.01.82.3+1.7

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

Value added by industry sector 2017/18
Value added by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, South Australia: 5.7% Mining, South Australia: 2.8% Manufacturing, South Australia: 7.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, South Australia: 4.5% Construction, South Australia: 7.9% Wholesale Trade, South Australia: 6.2% Retail Trade, South Australia: 6.1% Accommodation and Food Services, South Australia: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, South Australia: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, South Australia: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, South Australia: 8.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, South Australia: 2.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, South Australia: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, South Australia: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, South Australia: 6.6% Education and Training, South Australia: 6.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, South Australia: 11.7% Arts and Recreation Services, South Australia: 0.8% Other Services, South Australia: 2.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 26.5% Mining, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 1.1% Manufacturing, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 8.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 5.1% Construction, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 6.2% Wholesale Trade, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 7.0% Retail Trade, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 6.0% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 3.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 4.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 1.4% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 1.7% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 3.4% Education and Training, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 6.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 10.3% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 0.6% Other Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: 1.8%
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 valued added by industry sectors in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($772 million or 26.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($301 million or 10.3%)
  • Manufacturing ($233 million or 8.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,306 million in total or 44.8% of the total value added by industry in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 5.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 11.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 7.8% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the value added by industries of RDA Yorke and Mid North Region and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (26.5% compared to 5.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Financial and Insurance Services (4.1% compared to 8.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.4% compared to 4.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Public Administration and Safety (3.4% compared to 6.6%)

Change in value added by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in value added by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$116.0 million Mining, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$31.7 million Manufacturing, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$4.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$40.2 million Construction, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$13.9 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$38.4 million Retail Trade, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$26.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$6.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$22.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$39.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$6.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: -$2.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$2.5 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$3.7 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$7.6 million Education and Training, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$29.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$59.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$9.8 million Other Services, RDA Yorke and Mid North Region: +$1.7 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region increased by 64.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in RDA Yorke and Mid North Region were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$116 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$59 million)

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