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Local sales

In the Hilltops Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $202 million in 2016/17.

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.

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Local sales by industry sector
Hilltops Council area - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%NSW%$m%NSW%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing163.213.72.0122.910.51.7+40.3
Mining14.21.20.75.50.50.6+8.7
Manufacturing97.58.25.9118.710.17.8-21.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services33.12.82.467.95.83.7-34.9
Construction201.617.017.2247.221.116.1-45.6
Wholesale Trade58.04.93.847.24.03.8+10.9
Retail Trade86.17.24.381.97.04.8+4.3
Accommodation and Food Services48.34.13.035.13.03.1+13.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing45.23.84.052.14.44.8-6.9
Information Media and Telecommunications11.20.93.58.10.73.2+3.1
Financial and Insurance Services52.94.47.244.03.76.8+8.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services90.87.620.083.67.117.1+7.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services40.63.48.135.63.07.5+5.0
Administrative and Support Services22.51.93.621.31.83.7+1.2
Public Administration and Safety45.13.83.651.34.44.0-6.2
Education and Training51.54.33.150.14.33.4+1.4
Health Care and Social Assistance81.66.94.965.85.64.6+15.7
Arts and Recreation Services7.70.71.07.40.61.0+0.3
Other Services37.93.21.828.12.42.3+9.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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

Local sales by industry sector 2016/17
Local sales by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, NSW: 2.0% Mining, NSW: 0.7% Manufacturing, NSW: 5.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, NSW: 2.4% Construction, NSW: 17.2% Wholesale Trade, NSW: 3.8% Retail Trade, NSW: 4.3% Accommodation and Food Services, NSW: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, NSW: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, NSW: 3.5% Financial and Insurance Services, NSW: 7.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, NSW: 20.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, NSW: 8.1% Administrative and Support Services, NSW: 3.6% Public Administration and Safety, NSW: 3.6% Education and Training, NSW: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, NSW: 4.9% Arts and Recreation Services, NSW: 1.0% Other Services, NSW: 1.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Hilltops Council area: 13.7% Mining, Hilltops Council area: 1.2% Manufacturing, Hilltops Council area: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hilltops Council area: 2.8% Construction, Hilltops Council area: 17.0% Wholesale Trade, Hilltops Council area: 4.9% Retail Trade, Hilltops Council area: 7.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Hilltops Council area: 4.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hilltops Council area: 3.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Hilltops Council area: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Hilltops Council area: 4.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hilltops Council area: 7.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hilltops Council area: 3.4% Administrative and Support Services, Hilltops Council area: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, Hilltops Council area: 3.8% Education and Training, Hilltops Council area: 4.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Hilltops Council area: 6.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Hilltops Council area: 0.7% Other Services, Hilltops Council area: 3.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Hilltops Council area: +$40.3 million Mining, Hilltops Council area: +$8.7 million Manufacturing, Hilltops Council area: -$21.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Hilltops Council area: -$34.9 million Construction, Hilltops Council area: -$45.6 million Wholesale Trade, Hilltops Council area: +$10.9 million Retail Trade, Hilltops Council area: +$4.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Hilltops Council area: +$13.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Hilltops Council area: -$6.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Hilltops Council area: +$3.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, Hilltops Council area: +$8.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Hilltops Council area: +$7.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Hilltops Council area: +$5.0 million Administrative and Support Services, Hilltops Council area: +$1.2 million Public Administration and Safety, Hilltops Council area: -$6.2 million Education and Training, Hilltops Council area: +$1.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Hilltops Council area: +$15.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, Hilltops Council area: +$0.3 million Other Services, Hilltops Council area: +$9.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Hilltops Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (202 people or 17.0%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (163 people or 13.7%)
  • Manufacturing (98 people or 8.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $462 million in total or 38.9% of the total local sales by total industry in the Hilltops Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in NSW accounted for 17.2% in Construction; 2.0% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 5.9% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries in the Hilltops Council area and NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (13.7% compared to 2.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (7.2% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (7.6% compared to 20.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.4% compared to 8.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Hilltops Council area increased by $15.3 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the Hilltops Council area.

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