City of South Perth
In the City of South Perth, Financial and Insurance Services had the largest total exports by industry, generating $291 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the City of South Perth boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the City to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|City of South Perth - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Western Australia%||$m||%||Western Australia%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||25.8||1.9||4.3||18.7||1.5||4.4||+7.1||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||0.8||0.1||2.7||0.8||0.1||2.5||0||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||67.5||5.0||1.7||99.9||7.8||1.9||-32.4||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||11.0||0.8||6.9||3.7||0.3||7.0||+7.3||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||2.2||0.2||1.3||2.0||0.2||0.8||+0.1||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||291.4||21.7||3.4||116.8||9.2||2.0||+174.6||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||7.8||0.6||0.9||11.1||0.9||1.2||-3.3||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||253.3||18.9||3.2||308.9||24.2||5.8||-55.6||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||4.3||0.3||0.5||5.3||0.4||1.5||-1.0||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||87.8||6.6||4.1||81.0||6.4||4.0||+6.8||24400||P|
|Education and Training||84.8||6.3||2.7||49.0||3.8||2.4||+35.8||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||102.8||7.7||4.0||34.2||2.7||3.3||+68.6||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||116.8||8.7||0.8||87.1||6.8||1.0||+29.7||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in City of South Perth in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Financial and Insurance Services ($291 million or 21.7%)
- Mining ($259 million or 19.3%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($253 million or 18.9%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $804 million in total or 60.0% of the total exports by total industry in the City of South Perth.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 3.4% in Financial and Insurance Services; 40.0% in Mining; and 3.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between total exports by industries in the City of South Perth and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (21.7% compared to 3.4%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (18.9% compared to 3.2%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (19.3% compared to 40.0%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (0.8% compared to 16.3%)
The total exports by industries in the City of South Perth increased by $66.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the City of South Perth were for:
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$175 million)
- Mining (-$161 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$69 million)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (-$56 million)