In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Construction had the highest local sales, generating $10,164 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Western Australia||$m||%||Western Australia||2013/14 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||408.9||1.1||1.9||505.0||1.0||1.6||-96.0|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||1,074.1||2.9||2.7||1,535.0||3.2||2.3||-460.9|
|Accommodation and Food Services||921.1||2.5||2.4||1,000.4||2.1||1.8||-79.3|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||2,088.9||5.6||3.7||2,751.3||5.7||3.5||-662.5|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||641.8||1.7||1.7||524.1||1.1||1.1||+117.7|
|Financial and Insurance Services||1,483.7||4.0||5.5||1,195.7||2.5||3.4||+288.0|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||4,413.4||11.8||12.5||5,191.7||10.7||10.5||-778.4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||2,872.1||7.7||7.3||2,909.5||6.0||5.4||-37.4|
|Administrative and Support Services||1,286.6||3.4||3.0||1,855.0||3.8||3.0||-568.4|
|Public Administration and Safety||1,604.7||4.3||3.7||1,689.1||3.5||2.9||-84.4|
|Education and Training||1,375.5||3.7||3.5||1,126.9||2.3||2.2||+248.5|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||2,003.6||5.3||5.4||1,415.4||2.9||2.8||+588.2|
|Arts and Recreation Services||305.1||0.8||0.7||304.8||0.6||0.5||+0.3|
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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction ($10,164million or 27.1%)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($4,413million or 11.8%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($2,872million or 7.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $17,449 million in total or 46.5% of the total local sales by total industry in the the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 23.1% in Construction; 12.5% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 7.3% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries of the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) and Western Australia were:
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (1.7% compared to 9.2%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (27.1% compared to 23.1%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (5.6% compared to 3.7%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (4.0% compared to 5.5%)
The total local sales by industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) $decreased by -10,951 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:
- Construction (-$6,664 million)
- Manufacturing (-$1,532 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$778 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$662 million)