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In Wagga Wagga City, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $900 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
Wagga Wagga 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 Fishing174.63.71.4186.63.81.5-12.0
Mining12.90.30.55.60.10.4+7.3
Manufacturing387.28.26.1444.89.17.5-57.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services221.54.73.5239.34.94.3-17.8
Construction899.719.017.9980.320.017.3-80.6
Wholesale Trade252.65.34.8225.54.64.6+27.0
Retail Trade325.36.96.0331.36.75.9-6.0
Accommodation and Food Services202.54.33.8191.63.93.9+10.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing268.35.75.7285.65.85.9-17.3
Information Media and Telecommunications94.22.04.0111.92.33.5-17.6
Financial and Insurance Services239.65.17.9287.15.86.6-47.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services289.16.18.0245.05.06.5+44.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services298.46.38.4220.64.58.9+77.8
Administrative and Support Services134.82.84.3180.13.75.0-45.3
Public Administration and Safety305.96.54.6311.06.34.9-5.1
Education and Training196.44.13.8208.94.34.0-12.5
Health Care and Social Assistance280.05.95.6297.36.15.5-17.3
Arts and Recreation Services35.60.81.334.10.71.1+1.5
Other Services115.52.42.5123.32.52.8-7.8

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 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: 1.4% Mining, New South Wales: 0.5% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 6.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 3.5% Construction, New South Wales: 17.9% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 4.8% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 6.0% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 4.0% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 7.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 8.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 8.4% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 4.3% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 4.6% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 5.6% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Other Services, New South Wales: 2.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Wagga Wagga City: 3.7% Mining, Wagga Wagga City: 0.3% Manufacturing, Wagga Wagga City: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wagga Wagga City: 4.7% Construction, Wagga Wagga City: 19.0% Wholesale Trade, Wagga Wagga City: 5.3% Retail Trade, Wagga Wagga City: 6.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Wagga Wagga City: 4.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wagga Wagga City: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Wagga Wagga City: 2.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Wagga Wagga City: 5.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wagga Wagga City: 6.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wagga Wagga City: 6.3% Administrative and Support Services, Wagga Wagga City: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Wagga Wagga City: 6.5% Education and Training, Wagga Wagga City: 4.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Wagga Wagga City: 5.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Wagga Wagga City: 0.8% Other Services, Wagga Wagga City: 2.4%
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, Wagga Wagga City: -$12.0 million Mining, Wagga Wagga City: +$7.3 million Manufacturing, Wagga Wagga City: -$57.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wagga Wagga City: -$17.8 million Construction, Wagga Wagga City: -$80.6 million Wholesale Trade, Wagga Wagga City: +$27.0 million Retail Trade, Wagga Wagga City: -$6.0 million Accommodation and Food Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$10.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wagga Wagga City: -$17.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Wagga Wagga City: -$17.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Wagga Wagga City: -$47.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$44.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$77.8 million Administrative and Support Services, Wagga Wagga City: -$45.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Wagga Wagga City: -$5.1 million Education and Training, Wagga Wagga City: -$12.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Wagga Wagga City: -$17.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Wagga Wagga City: +$1.5 million Other Services, Wagga Wagga City: -$7.8 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 Wagga Wagga City in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (900 people or 19.0%)
  • Manufacturing (387 people or 8.2%)
  • Retail Trade (325 people or 6.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,612 million in total or 34.1% of the total local sales by total industry in Wagga Wagga City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 17.9% in Construction; 6.1% in Manufacturing; and 6.0% in Retail Trade.

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

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (3.7% compared to 1.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (8.2% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (5.1% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (6.3% compared to 8.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Wagga Wagga City decreased by $175.7 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

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

  • Construction (-$81 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$78 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$58 million)

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