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Bellingen Shire

Local sales

In Bellingen Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $145 million in 2018/19.

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
Bellingen Shire - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing38.76.41.337.06.41.7+1.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services9.21.52.814.22.43.5-5.0
Wholesale Trade8.91.53.410.71.93.6-1.8
Retail Trade23.
Accommodation and Food Services27.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing13.72.23.916.62.94.6-2.9
Information Media and Telecommunications4.
Financial and Insurance Services15.42.56.612.42.16.9+3.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services86.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services28.74.78.426.54.67.6+2.2
Administrative and Support Services20.13.33.822.73.94.4-2.6
Public Administration and Safety22.93.83.423.14.04.0-0.1
Education and Training32.
Health Care and Social Assistance61.610.15.443.97.64.7+17.7
Arts and Recreation Services3.
Other Services10.51.71.810.31.82.0+0.2
Total industries609.2100.0100.0578.5100.0100.0+30.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Bellingen Shire in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($145million or 23.8%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($86million or 14.2%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($62million or 10.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $293 million in total or 48.1% of the total local sales by total industry in the Bellingen Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 19.7% in Construction; 19.2% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 5.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Bellingen Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (6.4% compared to 1.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (14.2% compared to 19.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.1% compared to 5.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (23.8% compared to 19.7%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Bellingen Shire $increased by 31 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Bellingen Shire were for:

  • Construction (+$21 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$18 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$5 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$5 million)

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