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In the City of Rockingham, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $2,524 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
City of Rockingham - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing127.42.01.4105.82.01.7+21.6
Mining58.00.96.161.71.25.8-3.7
Manufacturing345.95.45.6355.96.77.6-10.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services40.40.62.824.40.53.4+16.0
Construction2,524.239.539.51,651.731.332.5+872.5
Wholesale Trade121.71.93.0123.42.33.6-1.7
Retail Trade418.46.63.4347.26.63.7+71.2
Accommodation and Food Services216.83.41.8104.82.02.1+112.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing221.43.53.9221.94.24.3-0.4
Information Media and Telecommunications37.90.61.640.20.81.7-2.4
Financial and Insurance Services121.11.93.7101.61.93.5+19.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services607.59.58.4596.311.37.8+11.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services154.82.45.5185.53.56.6-30.7
Administrative and Support Services120.11.92.4159.43.03.2-39.3
Public Administration and Safety267.84.22.5256.44.92.9+11.4
Education and Training313.54.92.6279.95.33.0+33.6
Health Care and Social Assistance435.46.83.5452.58.64.0-17.1
Arts and Recreation Services72.41.10.757.11.10.6+15.2
Other Services183.22.92.0155.02.92.2+28.2

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, Western Australia: 1.4% Mining, Western Australia: 6.1% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.8% Construction, Western Australia: 39.5% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 3.0% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 3.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 1.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 3.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 3.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 8.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 5.5% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 2.5% Education and Training, Western Australia: 2.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 3.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.7% Other Services, Western Australia: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: 2.0% Mining, City of Rockingham: 0.9% Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: 5.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: 0.6% Construction, City of Rockingham: 39.5% Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: 1.9% Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: 6.6% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: 3.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: 1.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: 9.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: 2.4% Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: 4.2% Education and Training, City of Rockingham: 4.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: 6.8% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: 1.1% Other Services, City of Rockingham: 2.9%
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, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Rockingham: +$21.6 million Mining, City of Rockingham: -$3.7 million Manufacturing, City of Rockingham: -$10.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Rockingham: +$16.0 million Construction, City of Rockingham: +$872.5 million Wholesale Trade, City of Rockingham: -$1.7 million Retail Trade, City of Rockingham: +$71.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Rockingham: +$112.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Rockingham: -$0.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Rockingham: -$2.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Rockingham: +$19.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Rockingham: +$11.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Rockingham: -$30.7 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Rockingham: -$39.3 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Rockingham: +$11.4 million Education and Training, City of Rockingham: +$33.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Rockingham: -$17.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Rockingham: +$15.2 million Other Services, City of Rockingham: +$28.2 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 City of Rockingham in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (2,524 people or 39.5%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (608 people or 9.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (435 people or 6.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,567 million in total or 55.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the City of Rockingham.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 39.5% in Construction; 8.4% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 3.5% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries in the City of Rockingham and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (6.8% compared to 3.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (6.6% compared to 3.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (0.9% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.4% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Rockingham increased by $1,107.3 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in the City of Rockingham were for:

  • Construction (+$872 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$112 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$71 million)

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