Broken Hill City
In Broken Hill City, Mining had the highest local sales, generating $253 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Broken Hill City - Constant prices||2018/19||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Australia%||$m||%||Australia%||2012/13 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||25.1||2.2||1.9||22.2||2.2||2.1||+2.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||81.0||7.2||3.3||97.8||9.7||3.7||-16.8||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||55.1||4.9||2.8||48.8||4.8||2.6||+6.3||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||32.3||2.9||4.2||32.1||3.2||4.8||+0.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||19.4||1.7||2.8||14.9||1.5||2.3||+4.5||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||21.6||1.9||6.2||29.5||2.9||5.5||-7.9||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||4.4||0.4||15.1||61.4||6.1||12.3||-57.1||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||24.1||2.1||7.8||21.5||2.1||6.9||+2.6||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||29.0||2.6||3.6||37.1||3.7||3.9||-8.1||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||62.4||5.5||3.8||70.9||7.0||4.1||-8.5||24400||P|
|Education and Training||38.2||3.4||3.6||38.7||3.8||3.3||-0.6||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||109.4||9.7||5.7||87.2||8.6||4.5||+22.2||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||10.5||0.9||0.9||9.6||1.0||0.8||+0.9||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2019. 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 Broken Hill City in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Mining (253 people or 22.3%)
- Construction (170 people or 15.0%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (109 people or 9.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $532 million in total or 47.0% of the total local sales by total industry in Broken Hill City.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Australia accounted for 2.5% in Mining; 20.5% in Construction; and 5.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance.
The major differences between local sales by industries in Broken Hill City and Australia were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Mining (22.3% compared to 2.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (0.4% compared to 15.1%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.1% compared to 7.8%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (15.0% compared to 20.5%)
The total local sales by industry in Broken Hill City increased by $119.9 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:
- Mining (+$242 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$57 million)
- Construction (-$49 million)