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In Murchison Area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $366 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
Murchison Area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Hobart%$m%Greater Hobart%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing237.614.31.3243.214.91.5-5.6
Mining182.511.00.3170.710.40.3+11.8
Manufacturing182.711.06.3216.613.28.3-33.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services61.83.76.366.74.18.4-5.0
Construction366.322.022.2310.719.019.3+55.6
Wholesale Trade89.65.44.187.65.43.6+2.0
Retail Trade63.83.85.473.34.56.1-9.5
Accommodation and Food Services46.62.82.849.13.03.4-2.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing78.34.74.579.74.94.7-1.4
Information Media and Telecommunications24.01.45.914.70.95.0+9.3
Financial and Insurance Services35.92.27.333.42.06.8+2.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services33.62.05.119.81.23.5+13.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services24.51.56.124.81.56.2-0.3
Administrative and Support Services18.71.12.124.61.52.6-5.9
Public Administration and Safety41.22.55.148.63.05.7-7.4
Education and Training51.13.14.660.73.74.9-9.5
Health Care and Social Assistance74.14.56.172.14.45.8+2.0
Arts and Recreation Services10.80.61.58.70.51.4+2.1
Other Services40.92.53.031.51.92.6+9.4

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 2015-16constant 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, Greater Hobart: 1.3% Mining, Greater Hobart: 0.3% Manufacturing, Greater Hobart: 6.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Hobart: 6.3% Construction, Greater Hobart: 22.2% Wholesale Trade, Greater Hobart: 4.1% Retail Trade, Greater Hobart: 5.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Hobart: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Hobart: 4.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Hobart: 5.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Hobart: 7.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Hobart: 5.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Hobart: 6.1% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Hobart: 2.1% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Hobart: 5.1% Education and Training, Greater Hobart: 4.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Hobart: 6.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Hobart: 1.5% Other Services, Greater Hobart: 3.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Murchison Area: 14.3% Mining, Murchison Area: 11.0% Manufacturing, Murchison Area: 11.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Murchison Area: 3.7% Construction, Murchison Area: 22.0% Wholesale Trade, Murchison Area: 5.4% Retail Trade, Murchison Area: 3.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Murchison Area: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Murchison Area: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Murchison Area: 1.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Murchison Area: 2.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Murchison Area: 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Murchison Area: 1.5% Administrative and Support Services, Murchison Area: 1.1% Public Administration and Safety, Murchison Area: 2.5% Education and Training, Murchison Area: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Murchison Area: 4.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Murchison Area: 0.6% Other Services, Murchison Area: 2.5%
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, Murchison Area: -$5.6 million Mining, Murchison Area: +$11.8 million Manufacturing, Murchison Area: -$33.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Murchison Area: -$5.0 million Construction, Murchison Area: +$55.6 million Wholesale Trade, Murchison Area: +$2.0 million Retail Trade, Murchison Area: -$9.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Murchison Area: -$2.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Murchison Area: -$1.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Murchison Area: +$9.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Murchison Area: +$2.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Murchison Area: +$13.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Murchison Area: -$0.3 million Administrative and Support Services, Murchison Area: -$5.9 million Public Administration and Safety, Murchison Area: -$7.4 million Education and Training, Murchison Area: -$9.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Murchison Area: +$2.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, Murchison Area: +$2.1 million Other Services, Murchison Area: +$9.4 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 Murchison Area in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (366 people or 22.0%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (238 people or 14.3%)
  • Manufacturing (183 people or 11.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $787 million in total or 47.3% of the total local sales by total industry in Murchison Area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Hobart accounted for 22.2% in Construction; 1.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 6.3% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries in Murchison Area and Greater Hobart were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (14.3% compared to 1.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Mining (11.0% compared to 0.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (2.2% compared to 7.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.5% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Murchison Area increased by $27.5 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest change in local sales by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Murchison Area was for:

  • Construction (+$56 million)

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