City of Albany

Local sales

In the City of Albany, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $489 million in 2021/22.

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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Local sales by industry sector
City of Albany - Constant prices2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing234.28.22.4118.54.81.7+115.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services150.75.32.792.93.72.8+57.8
Wholesale Trade89.33.12.684.23.42.7+5.1
Retail Trade189.06.63.8149.36.03.8+39.6
Accommodation and Food Services83.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing148.45.23.2126.25.13.3+22.2
Information Media and Telecommunications90.93.21.325.61.01.2+65.3
Financial and Insurance Services118.14.23.992.53.74.1+25.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services182.26.45.2144.75.85.3+37.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services137.74.86.1131.15.36.6+6.7
Administrative and Support Services82.62.92.969.42.82.9+13.2
Public Administration and Safety138.64.93.2135.15.43.5+3.5
Education and Training141.75.03.1149.86.03.6-8.1
Health Care and Social Assistance337.611.94.8245.59.94.6+92.1
Arts and Recreation Services30.21.10.718.30.70.6+11.9
Other Services78.82.81.963.42.52.0+15.5
Total industries2,844.1100.0100.02,492.5100.0100.0+351.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in the City of Albany in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($489million or 17.2%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($338million or 11.9%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($234million or 8.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,060 million in total or 37.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Albany.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 19.6% in Construction; 4.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 2.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

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

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (0.4% compared to 18.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (3.8% compared to 12.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (11.9% compared to 4.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (8.2% compared to 2.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Albany $increased by 352 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in the City of Albany were for:

  • Construction (-$157 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$116 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$92 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$65 million)

City of Albany

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