Cumberland Council area
In the Cumberland Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $2,905 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Cumberland Council area - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||50.3||0.4||1.2||41.4||0.3||1.5||+8.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||254.2||1.8||2.6||304.2||2.3||4.5||-50.0||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||352.6||2.5||3.1||349.6||2.6||2.9||+3.0||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||1,151.0||8.2||4.3||1,332.5||9.9||5.0||-181.5||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||338.3||2.4||3.0||309.7||2.3||2.7||+28.6||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||744.3||5.3||7.1||739.6||5.5||6.8||+4.6||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||1,611.5||11.5||20.8||1,354.4||10.0||18.0||+257.1||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||746.6||5.3||8.3||598.2||4.4||7.3||+148.5||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||396.8||2.8||3.4||391.3||2.9||3.4||+5.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||594.9||4.3||3.7||542.5||4.0||3.9||+52.4||24400||P|
|Education and Training||634.0||4.5||3.1||574.2||4.3||3.2||+59.8||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||609.4||4.4||4.4||505.1||3.7||4.0||+104.3||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||85.4||0.6||1.0||135.9||1.0||0.9||-50.5||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 Cumberland Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (2,905 people or 20.8%)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (1,612 people or 11.5%)
- Manufacturing (1,562 people or 11.2%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $6,078 million in total or 43.5% of the total local sales by total industry in the Cumberland Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 17.1% in Construction; 20.8% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 5.9% in Manufacturing.
The major differences between local sales by industries in the Cumberland Council area and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (11.2% compared to 5.9%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (8.2% compared to 4.3%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (20.8% compared to 17.1%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (11.5% compared to 20.8%)
The total local sales by industry in the Cumberland Council area increased by $500.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Cumberland Council area were for:
- Construction (+$264 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$257 million)
- Manufacturing (-$189 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$181 million)