In Broken Hill City, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $170 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Broken Hill City - Constant prices||2018/19||2012/13||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Regional NSW||$m||%||Regional NSW||2012/13 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||26.6||2.8||4.0||18.8||1.9||4.3||+7.8|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||79.8||8.5||4.1||95.8||9.7||5.8||-15.9|
|Accommodation and Food Services||54.0||5.8||3.6||48.9||4.9||3.4||+5.1|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||32.2||3.4||3.5||31.1||3.1||4.2||+1.1|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||19.0||2.0||1.6||13.6||1.4||1.4||+5.4|
|Financial and Insurance Services||20.8||2.2||4.2||28.9||2.9||4.4||-8.1|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||4.1||0.4||13.8||61.2||6.2||11.4||-57.1|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||24.7||2.6||5.4||20.9||2.1||5.0||+3.7|
|Administrative and Support Services||28.4||3.0||3.2||36.4||3.7||3.4||-7.9|
|Public Administration and Safety||65.8||7.0||4.5||72.0||7.3||5.1||-6.3|
|Education and Training||36.4||3.9||4.2||36.9||3.7||3.9||-0.5|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||120.3||12.9||7.8||85.7||8.6||5.8||+34.6|
|Arts and Recreation Services||9.2||1.0||0.9||9.3||0.9||0.9||-0.1|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Broken Hill City in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction ($170million or 18.1%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance ($120million or 12.9%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($80million or 8.5%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $370 million in total or 39.5% of the total local sales by total industry in the Broken Hill City.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional NSW accounted for 21.4% in Construction; 7.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 4.1% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries of Broken Hill City and Regional NSW were:
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (0.4% compared to 13.8%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Mining (7.3% compared to 1.0%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (12.9% compared to 7.8%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (8.5% compared to 4.1%)
The total local sales by industry in Broken Hill City $decreased by -57 million between 2012/13 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2018/19 in Broken Hill City were for:
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$57 million)
- Mining (+$55 million)
- Construction (-$49 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$35 million)