City of South Perth
In City of South Perth, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $898 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|City of South Perth - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Perth%||$m||%||Greater Perth%||2013/14 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||41.8||1.3||1.4||50.1||1.5||1.2||-8.3||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||13.5||0.4||2.9||12.8||0.4||2.8||+0.7||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||84.4||2.6||2.4||91.6||2.7||2.2||-7.2||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||25.8||0.8||3.6||53.9||1.6||4.2||-28.1||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||26.3||0.8||1.9||23.9||0.7||1.4||+2.4||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||143.3||4.4||6.1||156.7||4.6||4.7||-13.5||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||890.5||27.3||14.5||1,109.3||32.4||13.3||-218.8||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||309.8||9.5||8.4||306.4||9.0||7.2||+3.4||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||74.1||2.3||3.1||122.2||3.6||3.6||-48.1||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||117.3||3.6||3.9||129.4||3.8||3.2||-12.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||139.7||4.3||3.7||122.9||3.6||2.6||+16.7||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||254.6||7.8||5.3||198.2||5.8||3.1||+56.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||29.9||0.9||0.7||27.6||0.8||0.6||+2.3||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2019. 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 City of South Perth in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (898 people or 27.5%)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (890 people or 27.3%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (310 people or 9.5%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,098 million in total or 64.3% of the total local sales by total industry in City of South Perth.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Perth accounted for 20.9% in Construction; 14.5% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 8.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries in City of South Perth and Greater Perth were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (27.3% compared to 14.5%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (27.5% compared to 20.9%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (0.9% compared to 7.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (0.8% compared to 5.5%)
The total local sales by industry in City of South Perth decreased by $157.2 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in City of South Perth were for:
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$219 million)
- Construction (+$200 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$56 million)
- Mining (-$53 million)