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Local sales

In the Federation Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $135 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Local sales by industry sector
Federation Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. NSW$m%. NSW2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing132.918.81.3134.620.01.7-1.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services14.62.12.821.23.23.5-6.7
Wholesale Trade25.33.63.424.13.63.6+1.2
Retail Trade30.
Accommodation and Food Services51.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing32.74.63.936.05.44.6-3.3
Information Media and Telecommunications7.
Financial and Insurance Services12.41.86.611.31.76.9+1.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services56.07.919.263.59.516.7-7.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services24.73.58.422.23.37.6+2.5
Administrative and Support Services13.61.93.812.71.94.4+0.9
Public Administration and Safety22.23.13.424.23.64.0-2.0
Education and Training25.
Health Care and Social Assistance33.34.75.425.23.74.7+8.2
Arts and Recreation Services13.
Other Services16.32.31.814.22.12.0+2.1
Total industries706.1100.0100.0672.1100.0100.0+34.1

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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in the Federation Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($135million or 19.1%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($133million or 18.8%)
  • Manufacturing ($59million or 8.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $327 million in total or 46.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the the Federation Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in NSW accounted for 19.7% in Construction; 1.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 5.4% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the Federation Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (18.8% compared to 1.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (7.9% compared to 19.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.5% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (1.8% compared to 6.6%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Federation Council area $increased by 34 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Federation Council area were for:

  • Construction (+$31 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$9 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$8 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$8 million)

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