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Local sales

In the Hilltops Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $151 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
Hilltops Council area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%NSW%$m%NSW%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing124.911.71.5123.411.51.7+1.6
Mining18.11.71.213.61.31.0+4.6
Manufacturing70.76.66.393.88.78.3-23.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services56.85.33.363.15.94.0-6.3
Construction151.514.116.8206.719.315.8-55.2
Wholesale Trade54.05.04.544.54.14.3+9.5
Retail Trade64.16.05.061.45.75.1+2.8
Accommodation and Food Services36.93.43.028.52.73.2+8.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing47.34.44.647.74.45.1-0.4
Information Media and Telecommunications12.41.24.311.21.04.1+1.3
Financial and Insurance Services48.04.57.844.54.17.0+3.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services114.110.614.172.96.810.9+41.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services35.43.37.835.23.38.3+0.1
Administrative and Support Services21.32.03.623.92.24.2-2.6
Public Administration and Safety52.94.93.951.84.84.3+1.1
Education and Training53.04.93.650.94.74.0+2.0
Health Care and Social Assistance78.17.35.271.76.75.4+6.5
Arts and Recreation Services8.90.81.26.20.61.1+2.7
Other Services24.12.22.222.32.12.3+1.8

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, NSW: 1.5% Mining, NSW: 1.2% Manufacturing, NSW: 6.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, NSW: 3.3% Construction, NSW: 16.8% Wholesale Trade, NSW: 4.5% Retail Trade, NSW: 5.0% Accommodation and Food Services, NSW: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, NSW: 4.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, NSW: 4.3% Financial and Insurance Services, NSW: 7.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, NSW: 14.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, NSW: 7.8% Administrative and Support Services, NSW: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, NSW: 3.9% Education and Training, NSW: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, NSW: 5.2% Arts and Recreation Services, NSW: 1.2% Other Services, NSW: 2.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Hilltops Council area: 11.7% Mining, Hilltops Council area: 1.7% Manufacturing, Hilltops Council area: 6.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hilltops Council area: 5.3% Construction, Hilltops Council area: 14.1% Wholesale Trade, Hilltops Council area: 5.0% Retail Trade, Hilltops Council area: 6.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Hilltops Council area: 3.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hilltops Council area: 4.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Hilltops Council area: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Hilltops Council area: 4.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hilltops Council area: 10.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hilltops Council area: 3.3% Administrative and Support Services, Hilltops Council area: 2.0% Public Administration and Safety, Hilltops Council area: 4.9% Education and Training, Hilltops Council area: 4.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Hilltops Council area: 7.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Hilltops Council area: 0.8% Other Services, Hilltops Council area: 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, Hilltops Council area: +$1.6 million Mining, Hilltops Council area: +$4.6 million Manufacturing, Hilltops Council area: -$23.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hilltops Council area: -$6.3 million Construction, Hilltops Council area: -$55.2 million Wholesale Trade, Hilltops Council area: +$9.5 million Retail Trade, Hilltops Council area: +$2.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Hilltops Council area: +$8.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hilltops Council area: -$0.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Hilltops Council area: +$1.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Hilltops Council area: +$3.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hilltops Council area: +$41.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hilltops Council area: +$0.1 million Administrative and Support Services, Hilltops Council area: -$2.6 million Public Administration and Safety, Hilltops Council area: +$1.1 million Education and Training, Hilltops Council area: +$2.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Hilltops Council area: +$6.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, Hilltops Council area: +$2.7 million Other Services, Hilltops Council area: +$1.8 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 Hilltops Council area in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (151 people or 14.1%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (125 people or 11.7%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (114 people or 10.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $391 million in total or 36.4% of the total local sales by total industry in the Hilltops Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in NSW accounted for 16.8% in Construction; 1.5% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 14.1% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between local sales by industries in the Hilltops Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (11.7% compared to 1.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.3% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (10.6% compared to 14.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (4.5% compared to 7.8%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Hilltops Council area decreased by $.8 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest change in local sales by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in the Hilltops Council area was for:

  • Construction (-$55 million)

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