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In Gosford City, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $1,392 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.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Local sales by industry sector
Gosford City - 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 Fishing119.01.20.9109.61.20.8+9.4
Mining18.30.20.415.70.20.4+2.6
Manufacturing694.67.21.2815.28.61.1-120.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services281.52.90.8324.03.40.8-42.6
Construction1,392.214.40.81,486.215.60.9-94.0
Wholesale Trade401.84.10.9373.93.90.8+27.9
Retail Trade784.88.11.4777.28.21.4+7.6
Accommodation and Food Services419.44.31.1493.35.21.3-73.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing340.13.50.6363.43.80.6-23.3
Information Media and Telecommunications376.23.91.0293.93.10.9+82.3
Financial and Insurance Services514.55.30.7443.44.70.7+71.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services860.38.91.1721.87.61.2+138.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services569.35.90.7630.96.60.7-61.6
Administrative and Support Services332.43.40.8376.44.00.8-44.1
Public Administration and Safety589.46.11.3610.76.41.3-21.3
Education and Training411.64.21.1421.84.41.1-10.2
Health Care and Social Assistance1,056.810.92.0799.48.41.5+257.4
Arts and Recreation Services194.82.01.6131.41.41.3+63.5
Other Services341.93.51.4314.03.31.2+27.9

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 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: 0.9% Mining, New South Wales: 0.4% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 1.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 0.8% Construction, New South Wales: 0.8% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 0.9% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 1.4% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 1.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 0.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 0.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 0.7% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 0.8% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 1.3% Education and Training, New South Wales: 1.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 2.0% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.6% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gosford City: 1.2% Mining, Gosford City: 0.2% Manufacturing, Gosford City: 7.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gosford City: 2.9% Construction, Gosford City: 14.4% Wholesale Trade, Gosford City: 4.1% Retail Trade, Gosford City: 8.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Gosford City: 4.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gosford City: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gosford City: 3.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Gosford City: 5.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gosford City: 8.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gosford City: 5.9% Administrative and Support Services, Gosford City: 3.4% Public Administration and Safety, Gosford City: 6.1% Education and Training, Gosford City: 4.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gosford City: 10.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Gosford City: 2.0% Other Services, Gosford City: 3.5%
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, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gosford City: +$9.4 million Mining, Gosford City: +$2.6 million Manufacturing, Gosford City: -$120.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gosford City: -$42.6 million Construction, Gosford City: -$94.0 million Wholesale Trade, Gosford City: +$27.9 million Retail Trade, Gosford City: +$7.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gosford City: -$73.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gosford City: -$23.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gosford City: +$82.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gosford City: +$71.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gosford City: +$138.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gosford City: -$61.6 million Administrative and Support Services, Gosford City: -$44.1 million Public Administration and Safety, Gosford City: -$21.3 million Education and Training, Gosford City: -$10.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gosford City: +$257.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gosford City: +$63.5 million Other Services, Gosford City: +$27.9 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 Gosford City in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (1,392 people or 14.4%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,057 people or 10.9%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (860 people or 8.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,309 million in total or 34.1% of the total local sales by total industry in Gosford City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 0.8% in Construction; 2.0% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 1.1% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between local sales by industries in Gosford City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (14.4% compared to 0.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.9% compared to 2.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (8.9% compared to 1.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (8.1% compared to 1.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Gosford City increased by $196.6 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in Gosford City were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$257 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$139 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$121 million)
  • Construction (-$94 million)

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