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District Council of Mount Remarkable

Worker productivity

In District Council of Mount Remarkable, Wholesale Trade had the highest productivity by industry, generating $344,412 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
District Council of Mount Remarkable - Constant prices2017/182010/11Change
Industry
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$Regional SA $$Regional SA $2010/11 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing134,128143,148200,960188,858-66,832
Mining--284,107--390,943--
Manufacturing82,92588,67488,986101,863-6,061
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services155,441315,421163,691265,215-8,249
Construction128,526115,544216,334118,879-87,808
Wholesale Trade344,412200,788105,718119,771+238,694
Retail Trade52,18052,91733,21444,811+18,966
Accommodation and Food Services67,90643,22241,82145,793+26,085
Transport, Postal and Warehousing76,176104,656128,414123,988-52,238
Information Media and Telecommunications136,806146,036139,57695,145-2,770
Financial and Insurance Services192,469265,337422,188251,037-229,718
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services215,612189,943206,815126,697+8,797
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services26,26965,36342,80878,136-16,539
Administrative and Support Services58,82770,89946,29279,305+12,535
Public Administration and Safety65,23585,36767,86774,470-2,632
Education and Training78,52065,03474,55874,691+3,962
Health Care and Social Assistance65,46467,57575,76862,678-10,304
Arts and Recreation Services91,71843,38183,66147,836+8,058
Other Services40,24348,11142,06346,939-1,820

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, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $134,128 Manufacturing, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $82,925 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $155,441 Construction, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $128,526 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $344,412 Retail Trade, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $52,180 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $67,906 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $76,176 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $136,806 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $192,469 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $215,612 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $26,269 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $58,827 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $65,235 Education and Training, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $78,520 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $65,464 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $91,718 Other Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: $40,243
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, 2010/11 to 2017/18
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2010/11 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$66,832 Manufacturing, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$6,061 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$8,249 Construction, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$87,808 Wholesale Trade, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$238,694 Retail Trade, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$18,966 Accommodation and Food Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$26,085 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$52,238 Information Media and Telecommunications, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$2,770 Financial and Insurance Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$229,718 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$8,797 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$16,539 Administrative and Support Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$12,535 Public Administration and Safety, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$2,632 Education and Training, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$3,962 Health Care and Social Assistance, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$10,304 Arts and Recreation Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: +$8,058 Other Services, District Council of Mount Remarkable: -$1,820
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 District Council of Mount Remarkable in 2017/18 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Wholesale Trade ($344,412)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($215,612)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($192,469)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA were for $200,788 in Wholesale Trade; $189,943 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and $265,337 in Financial and Insurance Services.

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

  • Higher worker productivity in Wholesale Trade ($344,412 compared to $200,788)
  • Lower worker productivity in Mining ($ compared to $284,107)
  • Lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($155,441 compared to $315,421)
  • Lower worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($192,469 compared to $265,337)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in District Council of Mount Remarkable decreased by $22,311 between 2010/11 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2010/11 and 2017/18 in District Council of Mount Remarkable were for:

  • Wholesale Trade (+$238,694)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (-$229,718)
  • Construction (-$87,808)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$66,832)

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