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Worker productivity

In Willoughby City, Financial and Insurance Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $344,598 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
Willoughby City - Constant prices2017/182004/05Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2004/05 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing151,85797,27488,38580,500+63,473
Mining229,724230,914317,285264,108-87,561
Manufacturing146,984119,685111,531106,274+35,453
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services300,964284,836321,324324,993-20,360
Construction102,710102,507147,660104,370-44,949
Wholesale Trade221,039183,341129,676109,712+91,363
Retail Trade82,27062,09365,03848,716+17,231
Accommodation and Food Services60,35751,69179,06362,518-18,706
Transport, Postal and Warehousing139,338147,496176,737134,498-37,399
Information Media and Telecommunications263,298230,254151,484155,961+111,814
Financial and Insurance Services344,598347,453267,358274,298+77,240
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services317,693299,802223,983246,767+93,710
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services144,903131,794133,220121,036+11,683
Administrative and Support Services178,488149,718171,023146,764+7,465
Public Administration and Safety108,601114,194119,437114,526-10,836
Education and Training69,44472,377104,34187,970-34,896
Health Care and Social Assistance74,03165,16796,52673,060-22,495
Arts and Recreation Services73,94971,16866,49359,999+7,456
Other Services68,52059,53885,33971,536-16,818

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, New South Wales: $97,274 Mining, New South Wales: $230,914 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $119,685 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $284,836 Construction, New South Wales: $102,507 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $183,341 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $62,093 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $51,691 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $147,496 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $230,254 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $347,453 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $299,802 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $131,794 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $149,718 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $114,194 Education and Training, New South Wales: $72,377 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $65,167 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $71,168 Other Services, New South Wales: $59,538 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Willoughby City: $151,857 Mining, Willoughby City: $229,724 Manufacturing, Willoughby City: $146,984 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Willoughby City: $300,964 Construction, Willoughby City: $102,710 Wholesale Trade, Willoughby City: $221,039 Retail Trade, Willoughby City: $82,270 Accommodation and Food Services, Willoughby City: $60,357 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Willoughby City: $139,338 Information Media and Telecommunications, Willoughby City: $263,298 Financial and Insurance Services, Willoughby City: $344,598 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Willoughby City: $317,693 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Willoughby City: $144,903 Administrative and Support Services, Willoughby City: $178,488 Public Administration and Safety, Willoughby City: $108,601 Education and Training, Willoughby City: $69,444 Health Care and Social Assistance, Willoughby City: $74,031 Arts and Recreation Services, Willoughby City: $73,949 Other Services, Willoughby City: $68,520
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, 2004/05 to 2017/18
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2004/05 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Willoughby City: +$63,473 Mining, Willoughby City: -$87,561 Manufacturing, Willoughby City: +$35,453 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Willoughby City: -$20,360 Construction, Willoughby City: -$44,949 Wholesale Trade, Willoughby City: +$91,363 Retail Trade, Willoughby City: +$17,231 Accommodation and Food Services, Willoughby City: -$18,706 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Willoughby City: -$37,399 Information Media and Telecommunications, Willoughby City: +$111,814 Financial and Insurance Services, Willoughby City: +$77,240 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Willoughby City: +$93,710 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Willoughby City: +$11,683 Administrative and Support Services, Willoughby City: +$7,465 Public Administration and Safety, Willoughby City: -$10,836 Education and Training, Willoughby City: -$34,896 Health Care and Social Assistance, Willoughby City: -$22,495 Arts and Recreation Services, Willoughby City: +$7,456 Other Services, Willoughby City: -$16,818
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 Willoughby City in 2017/18 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Financial and Insurance Services ($344,598)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($317,693)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($300,964)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $347,453 in Financial and Insurance Services; $299,802 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and $284,836 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Willoughby City and New South Wales were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($151,857 compared to $97,274)
  • Higher worker productivity in Wholesale Trade ($221,039 compared to $183,341)
  • Higher worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($263,298 compared to $230,254)
  • Higher worker productivity in Administrative and Support Services ($178,488 compared to $149,718)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Willoughby City increased by $6,122 between 2004/05 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2004/05 and 2017/18 in Willoughby City were for:

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$111,814)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$93,710)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$91,363)
  • Mining (-$87,561)

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