City of Kingston

Local sales

In the City of Kingston, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $2,670 million in 2019/20.

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
City of Kingston - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing68.00.51.475.70.62.4-7.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services400.42.72.9330.42.82.9+70.0
Wholesale Trade816.95.53.5756.66.44.1+60.3
Retail Trade854.95.74.7752.16.45.1+102.8
Accommodation and Food Services414.22.82.4320.02.72.4+94.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing999.76.74.5840.97.24.7+158.8
Information Media and Telecommunications442.83.03.1277.32.42.5+165.5
Financial and Insurance Services662.24.46.3564.54.86.6+97.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,577.010.611.31,150.29.812.9+426.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,
Administrative and Support Services557.03.73.9531.44.54.4+25.7
Public Administration and Safety551.63.74.0499.04.24.0+52.6
Education and Training516.03.53.8435.63.73.9+80.4
Health Care and Social Assistance873.05.96.5632.65.45.7+240.4
Arts and Recreation Services207.31.41.3163.91.41.2+43.4
Other Services402.82.72.0361.23.12.3+41.6
Total industries14,884.8100.0100.011,748.2100.0100.0+3,136.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id (informed decisions). 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 City of Kingston in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($2,670million or 17.9%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($1,577million or 10.6%)
  • Manufacturing ($1,564million or 10.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $5,812 million in total or 39.0% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Kingston.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 23.6% in Construction; 11.3% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 6.2% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the City of Kingston and Victoria were:

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (17.9% compared to 23.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (10.5% compared to 6.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (6.7% compared to 4.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Wholesale Trade (5.5% compared to 3.5%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Kingston $increased by 3,137 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in the City of Kingston were for:

  • Construction (+$1,156 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$427 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$304 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$240 million)

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