Broken Hill City
In Broken Hill City, Health Care and Social Assistance had the highest local sales, generating $91 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Broken Hill City - Constant prices||2017/18||2011/12||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2011/12 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||28.7||3.2||1.2||16.9||1.7||1.5||+11.8||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||75.9||8.4||2.6||116.6||12.0||4.4||-40.6||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||53.0||5.8||3.1||51.6||5.3||3.0||+1.5||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||34.4||3.8||4.3||31.5||3.3||5.1||+2.8||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||19.7||2.2||3.0||17.3||1.8||2.9||+2.4||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||30.8||3.4||7.1||31.6||3.3||6.5||-0.8||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||82.5||9.1||20.8||73.9||7.6||17.2||+8.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||20.5||2.3||8.3||23.5||2.4||7.4||-2.9||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||21.5||2.4||3.4||32.2||3.3||3.5||-10.6||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||73.1||8.0||3.7||77.2||8.0||4.0||-4.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||36.3||4.0||3.1||43.0||4.4||3.3||-6.8||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||90.7||10.0||4.4||82.0||8.5||4.1||+8.7||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||10.9||1.2||1.0||7.7||0.8||0.9||+3.1||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 Broken Hill City in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Health Care and Social Assistance (91 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 New South Wales accounted for 4.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 4.6% in Retail Trade; and 17.1% in Construction.
The major differences between local sales by industries in Broken Hill City and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (8.4% compared to 2.6%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (9.1% compared to 20.8%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (9.8% compared to 17.1%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.3% compared to 8.3%)
The total local sales by industry in Broken Hill City decreased by $60.3 million between 2011/12 and 2017/18.
There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2011/12 and 2017/18 in Broken Hill City.