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In the Gunnedah Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $255 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
Gunnedah 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 Fishing118.38.05.7101.46.84.5+16.8
Mining18.11.22.517.01.12.8+1.1
Manufacturing120.98.11.3149.010.01.3-28.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services37.92.60.747.93.20.7-10.0
Construction255.017.21.0285.319.21.1-30.3
Wholesale Trade69.14.61.058.63.90.8+10.5
Retail Trade94.66.41.190.16.11.0+4.5
Accommodation and Food Services58.43.91.058.43.91.00
Transport, Postal and Warehousing92.46.21.193.16.31.1-0.7
Information Media and Telecommunications21.81.50.422.51.50.4-0.6
Financial and Insurance Services67.94.60.662.64.20.6+5.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services102.76.90.973.24.90.8+29.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services69.04.60.675.35.10.6-6.3
Administrative and Support Services38.62.60.634.12.30.5+4.5
Public Administration and Safety97.36.51.496.26.51.3+1.1
Education and Training63.14.21.166.34.51.1-3.2
Health Care and Social Assistance87.75.91.182.75.61.0+5.0
Arts and Recreation Services15.61.00.813.10.90.8+2.5
Other Services57.63.91.561.94.21.5-4.3

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: 5.7% Mining, New South Wales: 2.5% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 1.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 0.7% Construction, New South Wales: 1.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 1.0% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 1.1% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 1.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 1.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 0.4% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 0.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 0.6% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 1.4% Education and Training, New South Wales: 1.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 1.1% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 0.8% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gunnedah Shire: 8.0% Mining, Gunnedah Shire: 1.2% Manufacturing, Gunnedah Shire: 8.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gunnedah Shire: 2.6% Construction, Gunnedah Shire: 17.2% Wholesale Trade, Gunnedah Shire: 4.6% Retail Trade, Gunnedah Shire: 6.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Gunnedah Shire: 3.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gunnedah Shire: 6.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gunnedah Shire: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Gunnedah Shire: 4.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gunnedah Shire: 6.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gunnedah Shire: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Gunnedah Shire: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Gunnedah Shire: 6.5% Education and Training, Gunnedah Shire: 4.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gunnedah Shire: 5.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Gunnedah Shire: 1.0% Other Services, Gunnedah Shire: 3.9%
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, Gunnedah Shire: +$16.8 million Mining, Gunnedah Shire: +$1.1 million Manufacturing, Gunnedah Shire: -$28.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$10.0 million Construction, Gunnedah Shire: -$30.3 million Wholesale Trade, Gunnedah Shire: +$10.5 million Retail Trade, Gunnedah Shire: +$4.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$5.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$29.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$6.3 million Administrative and Support Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$4.5 million Public Administration and Safety, Gunnedah Shire: +$1.1 million Education and Training, Gunnedah Shire: -$3.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gunnedah Shire: +$5.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$2.5 million Other Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$4.3 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 Gunnedah Shire in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (255 people or 17.2%)
  • Manufacturing (121 people or 8.1%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (118 people or 8.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $494 million in total or 33.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the Gunnedah Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 1.0% in Construction; 1.3% in Manufacturing; and 5.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

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

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (17.2% compared to 1.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (8.1% compared to 1.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (6.9% compared to 0.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (6.4% compared to 1.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Gunnedah Shire decreased by $2.9 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the Gunnedah Shire.

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