Waverley Council area
In Waverley Council area, Transport, Postal and Warehousing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,097 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Waverley Council area boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Council.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|Waverley Council area - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Sydney%||$m||%||Greater Sydney%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||95.7||2.2||3.8||67.1||1.9||4.0||+28.5||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||160.1||3.6||4.0||164.5||4.6||4.4||-4.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||71.7||1.6||2.8||89.3||2.5||2.9||-17.7||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||1,096.8||25.0||8.5||964.7||26.7||10.4||+132.0||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||200.1||4.6||4.6||126.7||3.5||4.3||+73.3||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||431.3||9.8||10.5||295.3||8.2||9.5||+136.1||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||40.4||0.9||0.9||26.8||0.7||0.8||+13.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||90.2||2.1||6.3||63.9||1.8||5.6||+26.3||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||49.5||1.1||2.1||27.1||0.7||2.0||+22.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||165.9||3.8||4.9||184.3||5.1||5.6||-18.4||24400||P|
|Education and Training||260.4||5.9||2.5||273.4||7.6||3.4||-13.0||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||267.8||6.1||3.3||164.1||4.5||3.0||+103.7||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||54.6||1.2||1.4||35.3||1.0||1.7||+19.3||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 imports by industry sectors in Waverley Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,097 million or 25.0%)
- Manufacturing ($1,056 million or 24.0%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($431 million or 9.8%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,584 million in total or 58.8% of the total imports by total industry in Waverley Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Sydney accounted for 8.5% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; 35.1% in Manufacturing; and 10.5% in Financial and Insurance Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in Waverley Council area and Greater Sydney were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (25.0% compared to 8.5%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (5.9% compared to 2.5%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (24.0% compared to 35.1%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.1% compared to 6.3%)
The total imports by industries in Waverley Council area increased by $784.4 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Waverley Council area were for:
- Manufacturing (+$195 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$136 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$132 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$104 million)