City of Knox

Local sales

In the City of Knox, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $1,412 million in 2020/21.

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 Knox - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing67.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services330.83.13.0317.03.03.4+13.8
Wholesale Trade679.66.43.7656.26.23.9+23.4
Retail Trade751.97.04.9739.96.95.1+11.9
Accommodation and Food Services279.52.62.2314.73.02.5-35.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing482.04.54.3493.74.64.7-11.7
Information Media and Telecommunications240.22.23.0227.12.12.4+13.0
Financial and Insurance Services838.27.86.9741.37.06.4+96.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services880.48.211.71,
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services799.67.58.8767.17.28.0+32.6
Administrative and Support Services349.53.33.7376.23.53.9-26.7
Public Administration and Safety412.63.94.1374.13.53.7+38.5
Education and Training352.93.34.0370.23.53.9-17.3
Health Care and Social Assistance1,105.310.36.6870.48.26.0+234.9
Arts and Recreation Services151.81.41.2149.81.41.2+2.0
Other Services342.03.22.2365.03.42.5-23.0
Total industries10,692.1100.0100.010,655.8100.0100.0+36.3

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 2017-18 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 Knox in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($1,412million or 13.2%)
  • Manufacturing ($1,208million or 11.3%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($1,105million or 10.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,725 million in total or 34.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Knox.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 21.0% in Construction; 6.6% in Manufacturing and 6.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

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

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (13.2% compared to 21.0%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (11.3% compared to 6.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.3% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (8.2% compared to 11.7%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Knox $increased by 36 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Knox were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$235 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$201 million)
  • Construction (-$103 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$97 million)

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