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Local sales

In Broken Hill City, Health Care and Social Assistance had the highest local sales, generating $90 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.

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Local sales by industry sector
Broken Hill City - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional NSW%$m%Regional NSW%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing28.53.13.420.42.13.7+8.1
Mining34.93.91.418.11.81.8+16.8
Manufacturing49.45.56.859.16.08.4-9.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services75.98.43.9114.911.76.4-39.1
Construction88.59.821.6168.117.222.6-79.6
Wholesale Trade31.73.53.435.33.63.3-3.6
Retail Trade89.99.95.884.58.65.6+5.4
Accommodation and Food Services53.05.93.748.75.03.0+4.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing33.03.63.732.03.34.0+1.0
Information Media and Telecommunications19.72.21.615.11.51.4+4.6
Financial and Insurance Services30.83.44.429.93.14.1+0.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services82.59.114.063.76.512.3+18.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services20.52.35.120.82.14.5-0.2
Administrative and Support Services21.52.42.729.73.02.5-8.2
Public Administration and Safety73.08.14.975.17.74.7-2.1
Education and Training36.34.03.940.64.13.6-4.3
Health Care and Social Assistance90.410.06.281.98.44.9+8.5
Arts and Recreation Services10.91.21.19.00.90.8+1.9
Other Services34.83.82.432.93.42.5+1.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Local sales by industry sector 2017/18
Local sales by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional NSW: 3.4% Mining, Regional NSW: 1.4% Manufacturing, Regional NSW: 6.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional NSW: 3.9% Construction, Regional NSW: 21.6% Wholesale Trade, Regional NSW: 3.4% Retail Trade, Regional NSW: 5.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional NSW: 3.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional NSW: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional NSW: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional NSW: 4.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional NSW: 14.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional NSW: 5.1% Administrative and Support Services, Regional NSW: 2.7% Public Administration and Safety, Regional NSW: 4.9% Education and Training, Regional NSW: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional NSW: 6.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional NSW: 1.1% Other Services, Regional NSW: 2.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Broken Hill City: 3.1% Mining, Broken Hill City: 3.9% Manufacturing, Broken Hill City: 5.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Broken Hill City: 8.4% Construction, Broken Hill City: 9.8% Wholesale Trade, Broken Hill City: 3.5% Retail Trade, Broken Hill City: 9.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Broken Hill City: 5.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Broken Hill City: 3.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Broken Hill City: 2.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Broken Hill City: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Broken Hill City: 9.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Broken Hill City: 2.3% Administrative and Support Services, Broken Hill City: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Broken Hill City: 8.1% Education and Training, Broken Hill City: 4.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Broken Hill City: 10.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Broken Hill City: 1.2% Other Services, Broken Hill City: 3.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Broken Hill City: +$8.1 million Mining, Broken Hill City: +$16.8 million Manufacturing, Broken Hill City: -$9.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Broken Hill City: -$39.1 million Construction, Broken Hill City: -$79.6 million Wholesale Trade, Broken Hill City: -$3.6 million Retail Trade, Broken Hill City: +$5.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, Broken Hill City: +$4.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Broken Hill City: +$1.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Broken Hill City: +$4.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Broken Hill City: +$0.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Broken Hill City: +$18.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Broken Hill City: -$0.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Broken Hill City: -$8.2 million Public Administration and Safety, Broken Hill City: -$2.1 million Education and Training, Broken Hill City: -$4.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Broken Hill City: +$8.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, Broken Hill City: +$1.9 million Other Services, Broken Hill City: +$1.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Broken Hill City in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (90 people or 10.0%)
  • Retail Trade (90 people or 9.9%)
  • Construction (89 people or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $269 million in total or 29.7% of the total local sales by total industry in Broken Hill City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional NSW accounted for 6.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 5.8% in Retail Trade; and 21.6% in Construction.

The major differences between local sales by industries in Broken Hill City and Regional NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (8.4% compared to 3.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (9.9% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (9.8% compared to 21.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (9.1% compared to 14.0%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Broken Hill City decreased by $74.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest change in local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Broken Hill City was for:

  • Construction (-$80 million)

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