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Local sales

In Dungog Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $157 million in 2022/23.

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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Local sales by industry sector
Dungog Shire - Constant prices2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing28.66.31.432.28.81.5-3.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services20.04.42.919.35.22.9+0.7
Wholesale Trade7.
Retail Trade21.24.74.717.84.85.0+3.4
Accommodation and Food Services18.84.23.513.23.63.4+5.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing13.22.95.810.93.04.9+2.3
Information Media and Telecommunications----
Financial and Insurance Services6.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services27.16.09.324.76.710.2+2.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services30.16.79.429.78.18.5+0.4
Administrative and Support Services16.33.64.313.23.64.0+3.1
Public Administration and Safety18.84.23.713.83.83.2+5.0
Education and Training27.76.13.619.55.33.1+8.2
Health Care and Social Assistance28.66.36.618.24.95.6+10.4
Arts and Recreation Services5.
Other Services12.
Total industries451.3100.0100.0367.9100.0100.0+83.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Dungog Shire in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($157million or 34.8%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($30million or 6.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($29million or 6.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $216 million in total or 47.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the Dungog Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 21.4% in Construction; 9.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services and 6.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Dungog Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (34.8% compared to 21.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (6.3% compared to 1.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (1.5% compared to 5.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (2.7% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Dungog Shire $increased by 83 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in Dungog Shire were for:

  • Construction (+$51 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$10 million)
  • Education and Training (+$8 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$6 million)

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