In the City of Kingston, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $2,315 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|City of Kingston - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Victoria||$m||%||Victoria||2013/14 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||111.8||0.8||1.8||121.4||1.1||2.3||-9.6|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||358.8||2.6||3.1||385.4||3.5||3.3||-26.6|
|Accommodation and Food Services||379.3||2.7||2.5||344.4||3.1||2.5||+34.9|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||828.2||6.0||4.0||763.9||6.9||4.9||+64.3|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||399.8||2.9||3.1||267.3||2.4||2.8||+132.6|
|Financial and Insurance Services||657.6||4.8||6.6||535.6||4.8||6.6||+121.9|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||1,491.3||10.8||14.3||1,073.3||9.6||13.1||+418.0|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||1,049.8||7.6||8.2||837.3||7.5||7.7||+212.4|
|Administrative and Support Services||489.9||3.5||3.9||487.8||4.4||4.4||+2.0|
|Public Administration and Safety||459.4||3.3||3.4||485.3||4.4||4.0||-25.9|
|Education and Training||416.4||3.0||3.4||365.3||3.3||3.6||+51.2|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||816.5||5.9||6.2||482.1||4.3||5.2||+334.4|
|Arts and Recreation Services||266.4||1.9||1.2||104.9||0.9||1.1||+161.5|
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 City of Kingston in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction ($2,315million or 16.7%)
- Manufacturing ($1,547million or 11.2%)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($1,491million or 10.8%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $5,353 million in total or 38.7% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Kingston.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 21.9% in Construction; 6.2% in Manufacturing and 14.3% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries of the City of Kingston and Victoria were:
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (16.7% compared to 21.9%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (11.2% compared to 6.2%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (10.8% compared to 14.3%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Wholesale Trade (6.5% compared to 3.7%)
The total local sales by industry in the City of Kingston $increased by 2,689 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the City of Kingston were for:
- Construction (+$1,016 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$418 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$334 million)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$212 million)