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The Official Journal of the Pan-Pacific Association of Input-Output Studies (PAPAIOS)

Table 3 Key sector analysis in terms of output, not weighted by sector size

From: Key Sectors of the Namibian Economy

Sector Backward multiplier Backward coefficient of variation Forward multiplier Forward coefficient of variation
Commercial agriculture: Cereal crops 0.8706 1.0599 0.8338 1.0533
Commercial agriculture: Other crops 0.8413 1.1076 0.7051 1.1900
Commercial agriculture: Animal products 0.8179 1.0987 0.9441 0.9710
Traditional agriculture 0.7441 1.2133 0.5532 1.4737
Fishing 0.9396 0.9656 0.7928 1.1043
Mining * 1.0962 1.0140 1.0899 0.9441
Meat processing 1.2438 0.8098 0.6347 1.2825
Fish processing 1.0532 0.9147 0.5565 1.4676
Grain milling 1.0457 0.9296 0.6990 1.1997
Manufacture of beverages and other food processing * 1.0830 1.0239 1.0467 0.9530
Manufacture of textiles 0.8796 1.1908 0.8785 1.0693
Manufacture of wood products and furniture 1.0380 0.9926 0.9527 0.9646
Manufacture of paper, printing and publishing * 1.1542 1.0886 1.4062 0.7862
Manufacture of chemicals, rubber and plastic * 1.1182 1.1277 1.9316 0.5722
Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products 1.1019 0.8611 0.7308 1.1654
Manufacture of basic metals 1.2289 0.7660 0.5772 1.4113
Manufacture of fabricated metal products and machinery 0.9789 0.9948 1.8319 0.4688
Electricity 0.7908 1.3201 1.0075 0.9228
Water 0.9207 1.2292 0.8213 1.2396
Construction 1.2992 0.7131 0.6260 1.3023
Trade and repairs 0.4572 0.4501 0.3764 0.2290
Hotels and restaurants 1.0343 0.8767 0.8770 0.9950
Transport * 1.1233 0.8795 2.0323 0.4306
Communication 0.9554 1.1380 1.3917 0.6833
Finance and insurance * 1.2883 0.9243 1.6721 0.6102
Market real estate and business services 0.9042 1.1134 2.3884 0.3664
Other private social services 1.0612 0.8628 0.7207 1.1346
Government services 0.8161 1.1022 0.5804 1.4038
  1. *Key sectors are highlighted in bold