City of Albany
In the City of Albany, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $645 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|City of Albany - Constant prices||2017/18||2007/08||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional WA%||$m||%||Regional WA%||2007/08 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||111.6||4.1||3.9||118.0||4.4||4.4||-6.3||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||32.7||1.2||3.4||103.0||3.8||3.1||-70.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||52.8||1.9||2.2||48.3||1.8||1.7||+4.6||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||142.6||5.2||4.2||140.7||5.2||3.9||+1.9||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||29.5||1.1||0.9||32.9||1.2||0.7||-3.4||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||121.2||4.5||2.5||96.8||3.6||1.8||+24.3||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||320.5||11.8||8.4||400.6||14.9||6.9||-80.0||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||133.6||4.9||3.8||107.2||4.0||2.4||+26.4||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||61.3||2.3||2.3||87.3||3.2||2.1||-26.0||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||168.0||6.2||4.1||127.4||4.7||2.7||+40.6||24400||P|
|Education and Training||128.9||4.7||2.9||105.3||3.9||2.2||+23.6||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||230.1||8.5||4.3||106.5||4.0||1.9||+123.6||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||23.6||0.9||0.6||15.2||0.6||0.3||+8.4||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Data are based on a 2016-17 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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in City of Albany in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (645 people or 23.7%)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (321 people or 11.8%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (230 people or 8.5%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $1,195 million in total or 43.9% of the total local sales by total industry in the City of Albany.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional WA accounted for 34.5% in Construction; 8.4% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 4.3% in Health Care and Social Assistance.
The major differences between local sales by industries in the City of Albany and Regional WA were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (8.5% compared to 4.3%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (11.8% compared to 8.4%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (23.7% compared to 34.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (0.4% compared to 7.4%)
The total local sales by industry in the City of Albany increased by $29.2 million between 2007/08 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2007/08 and 2017/18 in the City of Albany were for:
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$124 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$80 million)
- Construction (-$72 million)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$70 million)