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Worker productivity

In Woollahra Municipal Council area, Mining had the highest productivity by industry, generating $1,196,460 per worker in 2018/19.

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
Woollahra Municipal Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$New South Wales $$New South Wales $2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing247,788115,122268,323132,941-20,535
Mining1,196,460439,804114,382425,893+1,082,078
Manufacturing136,821111,827124,196115,563+12,625
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services312,176291,016351,249317,550-39,073
Construction153,413116,653147,317122,435+6,096
Wholesale Trade228,602164,669190,167135,346+38,435
Retail Trade74,18861,03678,98962,551-4,801
Accommodation and Food Services72,82554,47167,89151,686+4,934
Transport, Postal and Warehousing135,292141,030155,096151,975-19,804
Information Media and Telecommunications204,435213,038163,079185,744+41,356
Financial and Insurance Services395,041341,088384,322329,370+10,720
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services541,949352,185413,805270,884+128,144
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services143,399133,342139,827128,305+3,572
Administrative and Support Services220,725174,052195,923155,196+24,801
Public Administration and Safety145,311110,752171,030114,081-25,719
Education and Training73,79177,82469,55377,476+4,238
Health Care and Social Assistance85,05775,57382,68470,685+2,373
Arts and Recreation Services72,91273,17270,17269,198+2,740
Other Services81,75066,68480,20668,608+1,544

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 2018/19
Productivity per worker (annual) by industry 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: $115,122 Mining, New South Wales: $439,804 Manufacturing, New South Wales: $111,827 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: $291,016 Construction, New South Wales: $116,653 Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: $164,669 Retail Trade, New South Wales: $61,036 Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: $54,471 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: $141,030 Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: $213,038 Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: $341,088 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: $352,185 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: $133,342 Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: $174,052 Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: $110,752 Education and Training, New South Wales: $77,824 Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: $75,573 Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: $73,172 Other Services, New South Wales: $66,684 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $247,788 Mining, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $1,196,460 Manufacturing, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $136,821 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $312,176 Construction, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $153,413 Wholesale Trade, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $228,602 Retail Trade, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $74,188 Accommodation and Food Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $72,825 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $135,292 Information Media and Telecommunications, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $204,435 Financial and Insurance Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $395,041 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $541,949 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $143,399 Administrative and Support Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $220,725 Public Administration and Safety, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $145,311 Education and Training, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $73,791 Health Care and Social Assistance, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $85,057 Arts and Recreation Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $72,912 Other Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: $81,750
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in productivity per worker (annual) by industry, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Woollahra Municipal Council area: -$20,535 Mining, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$1,082,078 Manufacturing, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$12,625 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: -$39,073 Construction, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$6,096 Wholesale Trade, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$38,435 Retail Trade, Woollahra Municipal Council area: -$4,801 Accommodation and Food Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$4,934 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Woollahra Municipal Council area: -$19,804 Information Media and Telecommunications, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$41,356 Financial and Insurance Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$10,720 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$128,144 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$3,572 Administrative and Support Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$24,801 Public Administration and Safety, Woollahra Municipal Council area: -$25,719 Education and Training, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$4,238 Health Care and Social Assistance, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$2,373 Arts and Recreation Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$2,740 Other Services, Woollahra Municipal Council area: +$1,544
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the worker productivity by industry sectors in Woollahra Municipal Council area in 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Mining ($1,196,460)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($541,949)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($395,041)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $439,804 in Mining; $352,185 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and $341,088 in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between worker productivity by industries in Woollahra Municipal Council area and New South Wales were:

  • Higher worker productivity in Mining ($1,196,460 compared to $439,804)
  • Higher worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($541,949 compared to $352,185)
  • Higher worker productivity in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($247,788 compared to $115,122)
  • Higher worker productivity in Wholesale Trade ($228,602 compared to $164,669)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Woollahra Municipal Council area increased by $2,996 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Woollahra Municipal Council area were for:

  • Mining (+$1,082,078)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$128,144)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$41,356)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$39,073)

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