8415.0 - Mining Operations, Australia, 2013-14 Quality Declaration 
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KEY FIGURES 2013-14


SALES AND SERVICE INCOME


2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2011-12 to
2012-13
2012-13 to
2013-14
$m
$m
$m
%
%

06 Coal mining
58 816
48 992
47 677
-16.7%
-2.7%
07 Oil and gas extraction
34 870
39 684
38 436
13.8%
-3.1%
08 Metal ore mining
0801 Iron ore mining
67 793
62 209
78 289
-8.2%
25.8%
0803 Copper ore mining
np
6 276
5 433
np
-13.4%
0804 Gold ore mining
13 381
12 710
13 069
-5.0%
2.8%
0805 Mineral sand mining
np
2 240
2 081
np
-7.1%
0807 Silver-lead-zinc mining
4 657
4 647
4 240
-0.2%
-8.8%
0802, 0806, 0809 Bauxite, nickel and other metal ore mining
5 369
5 104
5 068
-4.9%
-0.7%
Total 08 Metal ore mining
101 149
93 185
108 180
-7.9%
16.1%
09 Non-metallic mineral mining and quarrying
6 044
5 799
6 418
-4.1%
10.7%
10 Exploration and other mining support services
16 499
15 897
17 133
-3.6%
7.8%
Total mining
217 377
203 557
217 844
-6.4%
7.0%

np not available for publication but included in totals where applicable, unless otherwise indicated
  • Sales and service income in the Mining industry increased by 7.0% (or $14.3b) to $217.8b between 2012-13 and 2013-14.
  • Metal ore mining increased by 16.1% to $108.2b.
  • Coal mining decreased by 2.7% to $47.7b.
  • Oil and gas extraction also decreased by 3.1% to $38.4b over the same period.

INDUSTRY VALUE ADDED (IVA)

2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2011-12 to
2012-13
2012-13 to
2013-14
$m
$m
$m
%
%

06 Coal mining
25 952
16 890
16 036
-34.9%
-5.1%
07 Oil and gas extraction
27 783
28 721
28 389
3.4%
-1.2%
08 Metal ore mining
0801 Iron ore mining
53 275
43 802
57 247
-17.8%
30.7%
0803 Copper ore mining
3 765
2 599
2 043
-31.0%
-21.4%
0804 Gold ore mining
6 634
5 966
5 911
-10.1%
-0.9%
0805 Mineral sand mining
1 805
1 318
889
-27.0%
-32.5%
0807 Silver-lead-zinc mining
2 432
2 260
1 984
-7.1%
-12.2%
0802, 0806, 0809 Bauxite, nickel and other metal ore mining
1 819
1 562
1 893
-14.1%
21.2%
Total 08 Metal ore mining
69 730
57 507
69 967
-17.5%
21.7%
09 Non-metallic mineral mining and quarrying
2 050
^1 978
2 468
-3.5%
24.8%
10 Exploration and other mining support services
7 176
7 470
7 616
4.1%
2.0%
Total mining
132 692
112 565
124 476
-15.2%
10.6%

^ estimate has a relative standard error of 10% to less than 25% and should be used with caution
  • Industry value added (IVA) increased by 10.6% ($11.9b) to $124.5b for the Mining industry between 2012-13 to 2013-14.
  • IVA for Metal ore mining increased by 21.7% ($12.5b) to $70.0b.
  • Coal mining IVA fell by 5.1% ($854m) to $16.0b.
  • Oil and gas extraction IVA fell by 1.2% ($332m) to $28.4b.

EMPLOYMENT AT END JUNE

2011-12
2012-13
2013-14
2011-12 to
2012-13
2012-13 to
2013-14
no.
no.
no.
%
%

06 Coal mining
45 016
43 147
43 383
-4.2%
0.5%
07 Oil and gas extraction
17 435
18 935
22 406
8.6%
18.3%
08 Metal ore mining
0801 Iron ore mining
25 654
28 182
30 213
9.9%
7.2%
0803 Copper ore mining
7 087
7 210
6 061
1.7%
-15.9%
0804 Gold ore mining
17 102
16 566
14 973
-3.1%
-9.6%
0805 Mineral sand mining
3 207
3 188
3 530
-0.6%
10.7%
0807 Silver-lead-zinc mining
4 926
5 238
4 851
6.3%
-7.4%
0802, 0806, 0809 Bauxite, nickel and other metal ore mining
^9 512
6 705
5 680
-29.5%
-15.3%
Total 08 Metal ore mining
67 489
67 089
65 308
-0.6%
-2.7%
09 Non-metallic mineral mining and quarrying
13 320
12 754
12 249
-4.2%
-4.0%
10 Exploration and other mining support services
50 944
49 165
43 575
-3.5%
-11.4%
Total mining
194 205
191 090
186 920
-1.6%
-2.2%

^ estimate has a relative standard error of 10% to less than 25% and should be used with caution
  • Employment in the Mining industry decreased by 2.2% (4,170 people) between June 2013 and June 2014, to 186,920 people at June 2014.
  • Employment in Oil and Gas Extraction rose by 18.3% (3,471 people) and Coal Mining also had a small increase of 0.5% (236 people)
  • Other Mining sectors saw a fall in employment, with Metal ore mining decreasing by 2.7%, Non-metallic mineral mining and quarrying decreasing by 4.0% and Exploration and other mining support services by 11.4%.