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In Ballina Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $708 million in 2014/15.

Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales 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.

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Local sales by industry sector
Ballina Shire - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing79.43.02.283.43.02.0-4.0
Mining7.00.30.64.30.20.4+2.7
Manufacturing163.76.31.0166.75.90.8-3.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services117.34.51.3127.84.61.1-10.5
Construction708.527.11.5875.731.21.8-167.3
Wholesale Trade82.93.20.785.63.10.7-2.8
Retail Trade195.97.51.3193.16.91.2+2.8
Accommodation and Food Services89.23.40.9119.14.21.1-29.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing89.03.40.697.03.50.6-8.0
Information Media and Telecommunications62.32.40.652.21.90.5+10.1
Financial and Insurance Services138.95.30.7109.83.90.6+29.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services147.55.60.7127.04.50.7+20.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services139.45.30.6160.15.70.6-20.7
Administrative and Support Services80.93.10.789.53.20.6-8.6
Public Administration and Safety131.15.01.1134.54.81.0-3.5
Education and Training119.94.61.2120.74.31.1-0.8
Health Care and Social Assistance164.26.31.1164.85.91.1-0.6
Arts and Recreation Services31.41.20.929.21.01.0+2.2
Other Services63.72.41.065.32.30.8-1.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2013-14 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Local sales by industry sector 2014/15
Local sales by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.2% Mining, New South Wales: 0.6% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 1.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Construction, New South Wales: 1.5% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 0.7% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 1.3% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 0.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 0.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 0.7% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 1.1% Education and Training, New South Wales: 1.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 1.1% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Ballina Shire: 3.0% Mining, Ballina Shire: 0.3% Manufacturing, Ballina Shire: 6.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Ballina Shire: 4.5% Construction, Ballina Shire: 27.1% Wholesale Trade, Ballina Shire: 3.2% Retail Trade, Ballina Shire: 7.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Ballina Shire: 3.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Ballina Shire: 3.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Ballina Shire: 2.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Ballina Shire: 5.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Ballina Shire: 5.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Ballina Shire: 5.3% Administrative and Support Services, Ballina Shire: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Ballina Shire: 5.0% Education and Training, Ballina Shire: 4.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Ballina Shire: 6.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Ballina Shire: 1.2% Other Services, Ballina Shire: 2.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Ballina Shire: -$4.0 million Mining, Ballina Shire: +$2.7 million Manufacturing, Ballina Shire: -$3.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Ballina Shire: -$10.5 million Construction, Ballina Shire: -$167.3 million Wholesale Trade, Ballina Shire: -$2.8 million Retail Trade, Ballina Shire: +$2.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Ballina Shire: -$29.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Ballina Shire: -$8.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Ballina Shire: +$10.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, Ballina Shire: +$29.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Ballina Shire: +$20.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Ballina Shire: -$20.7 million Administrative and Support Services, Ballina Shire: -$8.6 million Public Administration and Safety, Ballina Shire: -$3.5 million Education and Training, Ballina Shire: -$0.8 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Ballina Shire: -$0.6 million Arts and Recreation Services, Ballina Shire: +$2.2 million Other Services, Ballina Shire: -$1.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Ballina Shire in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (708 people or 27.1%)
  • Retail Trade (196 people or 7.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (164 people or 6.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,069 million in total or 40.9% of the total local sales by total industry in Ballina Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 1.5% in Construction; 1.3% in Retail Trade; and 1.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries in Ballina Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (27.1% compared to 1.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (7.5% compared to 1.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (6.3% compared to 1.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (6.3% compared to 1.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Ballina Shire decreased by $193.8 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest change in local sales by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in Ballina Shire was for:

  • Construction (-$167 million)

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