Town of Victoria Park


In the Town of Victoria Park, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,047 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Town of Victoria Park Plains boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.

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

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total imports
Town of Victoria Park2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing83.13.21.8120.13.82.2-37.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services79.63.13.991.92.93.4-12.4
Wholesale Trade82.93.22.7138.04.43.4-55.1
Retail Trade29.
Accommodation and Food Services67.12.62.966.42.12.6+0.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing179.06.95.9236.07.57.1-57.0
Information Media and Telecommunications174.36.83.6165.95.32.9+8.4
Financial and Insurance Services246.69.611.0269.88.68.7-23.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services26.01.01.937.21.21.2-11.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services129.15.07.2172.15.57.7-43.0
Administrative and Support Services81.83.22.561.52.01.8+20.2
Public Administration and Safety66.12.64.880.82.64.6-14.7
Education and Training21.
Health Care and Social Assistance108.94.25.978.22.53.7+30.7
Arts and Recreation Services19.30.71.332.11.01.2-12.7
Other Services11.
Total industries2,580.5100.0100.03,134.4100.0100.0-553.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in the Town of Victoria Park in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,047 million or 40.6%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($247 million or 9.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($179 million or 6.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,473 million in total or 57.1% of the total imports by industry in the the Town of Victoria Park.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 29.5% in Manufacturing; 11.0% in Financial and Insurance Services and 5.9% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total imports by industries of the Town of Victoria Park and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (40.6% compared to 29.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (4.9% compared to 8.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Information Media and Telecommunications (6.8% compared to 3.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (2.6% compared to 4.8%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in the Town of Victoria Park decreased by $-554 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Town of Victoria Park were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$31 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (+$20 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$8 million)
  • Education and Training (+$1 million)

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