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In Ballina Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $790 million in 2015/16.

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 prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing100.83.31.596.23.41.7+4.6
Mining8.20.31.26.20.21.0+2.0
Manufacturing176.85.76.3189.06.68.3-12.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services118.63.83.3122.14.34.0-3.5
Construction789.825.516.8719.325.315.8+70.5
Wholesale Trade99.13.24.578.92.84.3+20.3
Retail Trade194.66.35.0178.86.35.1+15.8
Accommodation and Food Services92.43.03.091.53.23.2+0.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing84.82.74.683.72.95.1+1.1
Information Media and Telecommunications57.21.84.354.51.94.1+2.7
Financial and Insurance Services138.34.57.8112.44.07.0+25.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services460.314.814.1356.712.510.9+103.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services155.15.07.8154.15.48.3+1.0
Administrative and Support Services72.52.33.679.92.84.2-7.4
Public Administration and Safety121.13.93.9120.54.24.3+0.5
Education and Training128.14.13.6117.84.14.0+10.4
Health Care and Social Assistance201.36.55.2192.16.85.4+9.3
Arts and Recreation Services35.41.11.228.11.01.1+7.3
Other Services68.52.22.262.62.22.3+5.9

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 2014-15 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 2015/16
Local sales by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 1.5% Mining, New South Wales: 1.2% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 6.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 3.3% Construction, New South Wales: 16.8% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 4.5% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 5.0% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 4.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 4.3% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 7.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 14.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 7.8% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 3.9% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 5.2% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.2% Other Services, New South Wales: 2.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Ballina Shire: 3.3% Mining, Ballina Shire: 0.3% Manufacturing, Ballina Shire: 5.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Ballina Shire: 3.8% Construction, Ballina Shire: 25.5% Wholesale Trade, Ballina Shire: 3.2% Retail Trade, Ballina Shire: 6.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Ballina Shire: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Ballina Shire: 2.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Ballina Shire: 1.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Ballina Shire: 4.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Ballina Shire: 14.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Ballina Shire: 5.0% Administrative and Support Services, Ballina Shire: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Ballina Shire: 3.9% Education and Training, Ballina Shire: 4.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Ballina Shire: 6.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Ballina Shire: 1.1% Other Services, Ballina Shire: 2.2%
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, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Ballina Shire: +$4.6 million Mining, Ballina Shire: +$2.0 million Manufacturing, Ballina Shire: -$12.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Ballina Shire: -$3.5 million Construction, Ballina Shire: +$70.5 million Wholesale Trade, Ballina Shire: +$20.3 million Retail Trade, Ballina Shire: +$15.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Ballina Shire: +$0.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Ballina Shire: +$1.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Ballina Shire: +$2.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Ballina Shire: +$25.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Ballina Shire: +$103.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Ballina Shire: +$1.0 million Administrative and Support Services, Ballina Shire: -$7.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Ballina Shire: +$0.5 million Education and Training, Ballina Shire: +$10.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Ballina Shire: +$9.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Ballina Shire: +$7.3 million Other Services, Ballina Shire: +$5.9 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 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (790 people or 25.5%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (460 people or 14.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (201 people or 6.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,451 million in total or 46.8% of the total local sales by total industry in Ballina Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 16.8% in Construction; 14.1% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 5.2% 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 (25.5% compared to 16.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (4.5% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (5.0% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Information Media and Telecommunications (1.8% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Ballina Shire increased by $258.5 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Ballina Shire were for:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$104 million)
  • Construction (+$70 million)

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