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Worker productivity

In Regional Council of Goyder, Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $462,339 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
Regional Council of Goyder - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing125,722143,148146,728156,807-21,005
Mining110,762284,107318,061370,071-207,298
Manufacturing83,22388,67475,00793,450+8,216
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services462,339315,421353,559232,447+108,780
Construction130,974115,544111,156116,008+19,818
Wholesale Trade165,375200,788187,907146,979-22,533
Retail Trade48,33852,91743,38547,439+4,953
Accommodation and Food Services36,56343,22247,10946,874-10,546
Transport, Postal and Warehousing108,688104,65678,455115,916+30,233
Information Media and Telecommunications154,722146,03699,64786,036+55,074
Financial and Insurance Services125,309265,337130,835261,958-5,526
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services238,725189,943100,547134,054+138,178
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services67,12565,36355,40076,676+11,726
Administrative and Support Services71,32070,89955,04073,249+16,279
Public Administration and Safety57,97585,36767,07073,529-9,095
Education and Training63,67365,03469,32070,934-5,646
Health Care and Social Assistance54,97767,57559,53262,366-4,555
Arts and Recreation Services50,28143,38145,16644,869+5,115
Other Services39,39048,11136,40049,346+2,989

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, Regional Council of Goyder: $125,722 Mining, Regional Council of Goyder: $110,762 Manufacturing, Regional Council of Goyder: $83,223 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $462,339 Construction, Regional Council of Goyder: $130,974 Wholesale Trade, Regional Council of Goyder: $165,375 Retail Trade, Regional Council of Goyder: $48,338 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $36,563 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional Council of Goyder: $108,688 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional Council of Goyder: $154,722 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $125,309 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $238,725 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $67,125 Administrative and Support Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $71,320 Public Administration and Safety, Regional Council of Goyder: $57,975 Education and Training, Regional Council of Goyder: $63,673 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional Council of Goyder: $54,977 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $50,281 Other Services, Regional Council of Goyder: $39,390
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, Regional Council of Goyder: -$21,005 Mining, Regional Council of Goyder: -$207,298 Manufacturing, Regional Council of Goyder: +$8,216 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional Council of Goyder: +$108,780 Construction, Regional Council of Goyder: +$19,818 Wholesale Trade, Regional Council of Goyder: -$22,533 Retail Trade, Regional Council of Goyder: +$4,953 Accommodation and Food Services, Regional Council of Goyder: -$10,546 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional Council of Goyder: +$30,233 Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional Council of Goyder: +$55,074 Financial and Insurance Services, Regional Council of Goyder: -$5,526 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional Council of Goyder: +$138,178 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional Council of Goyder: +$11,726 Administrative and Support Services, Regional Council of Goyder: +$16,279 Public Administration and Safety, Regional Council of Goyder: -$9,095 Education and Training, Regional Council of Goyder: -$5,646 Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional Council of Goyder: -$4,555 Arts and Recreation Services, Regional Council of Goyder: +$5,115 Other Services, Regional Council of Goyder: +$2,989
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 Regional Council of Goyder in 2017/18 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($462,339)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($238,725)
  • Wholesale Trade ($165,375)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA were for $315,421 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; $189,943 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and $200,788 in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Regional Council of Goyder and Regional SA were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($462,339 compared to $315,421)
  • Higher worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($238,725 compared to $189,943)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($110,762 compared to $284,107)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($125,309 compared to $265,337)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Regional Council of Goyder decreased by $6,362 between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Regional Council of Goyder were for:

  • Mining (-$207,298)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$138,178)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$108,780)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$55,074)

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