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In the City of Rockingham, Public Administration and Safety had the largest total exports by industry, generating $669 million in 2016/17.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the City of Rockingham boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the City to countries outside Australia.

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

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Total exports by industry sector
City of Rockingham - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing6.90.64.522.81.54.5-15.8
Mining30.42.441.621.71.434.4+8.6
Manufacturing264.821.016.5542.234.820.7-277.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services14.51.22.31.30.13.1+13.3
Construction3.50.30.13.30.20.1+0.2
Wholesale Trade11.80.93.37.60.53.5+4.2
Retail Trade55.74.42.061.13.92.1-5.4
Accommodation and Food Services36.82.91.679.75.11.8-42.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing29.72.46.027.61.86.5+2.1
Information Media and Telecommunications21.01.71.13.40.20.9+17.6
Financial and Insurance Services8.40.73.16.30.41.9+2.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services26.72.11.333.12.11.1-6.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services13.01.02.712.60.85.2+0.4
Administrative and Support Services12.61.00.931.62.01.6-19.1
Public Administration and Safety668.753.03.7639.541.04.1+29.2
Education and Training18.11.42.816.31.02.6+1.8
Health Care and Social Assistance26.42.14.420.61.33.5+5.8
Arts and Recreation Services4.00.30.813.90.90.9-9.9
Other Services9.10.71.214.91.01.4-5.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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

Total exports by industry sector 2016/17
Total exports by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 4.5% Mining, Western Australia: 41.6% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 16.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.3% Construction, Western Australia: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 3.3% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 2.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 2.7% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 0.9% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 3.7% Education and Training, Western Australia: 2.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.8% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: 0.6% Mining, City of Rockingham: 2.4% Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: 21.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: 1.2% Construction, City of Rockingham: 0.3% Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: 0.9% Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: 4.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: 2.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: 0.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: 2.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: 1.0% Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: 53.0% Education and Training, City of Rockingham: 1.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: 2.1% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: 0.3% Other Services, City of Rockingham: 0.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: -$15.8 million Mining, City of Rockingham: +$8.6 million Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: -$277.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: +$13.3 million Construction, City of Rockingham: +$0.2 million Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: +$4.2 million Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: -$5.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: -$42.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: +$2.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: +$17.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: +$2.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: -$6.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: +$0.4 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: -$19.1 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: +$29.2 million Education and Training, City of Rockingham: +$1.8 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: +$5.8 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: -$9.9 million Other Services, City of Rockingham: -$5.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in City of Rockingham in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Public Administration and Safety ($669 million or 53.0%)
  • Manufacturing ($265 million or 21.0%)
  • Retail Trade ($56 million or 4.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $989 million in total or 78.4% of the total exports by total industry in the City of Rockingham.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 3.7% in Public Administration and Safety; 16.5% in Manufacturing; and 2.0% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the City of Rockingham and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (53.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (21.0% compared to 16.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (2.4% compared to 41.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (0.6% compared to 4.5%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the City of Rockingham decreased by $297.4 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest change in total exports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the City of Rockingham was for:

  • Manufacturing (-$277 million)

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