Ku-ring-gai Council area


In Ku-ring-gai Council area, Professional, Scientific and Technical Services had the largest total exports by industry, generating $806 million in 2022/23.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Ku-ring-gai Council area boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export 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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Total exports by industry sector
Ku-ring-gai Council area2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing25.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services3.
Wholesale Trade97.44.85.0138.18.36.0-40.7
Retail Trade42.62.12.334.02.02.2+8.6
Accommodation and Food Services38.51.92.429.41.82.4+9.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing86.84.310.442.22.59.6+44.5
Information Media and Telecommunications29.41.56.719.61.25.1+9.8
Financial and Insurance Services195.89.714.5131.57.914.2+64.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services41.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services806.339.810.0566.834.19.1+239.5
Administrative and Support Services25.81.32.625.01.52.4+0.8
Public Administration and Safety9.
Education and Training274.013.53.8311.318.74.9-37.3
Health Care and Social Assistance189.59.44.2141.48.53.3+48.1
Arts and Recreation Services7.
Other Services13.10.60.919.91.21.5-6.8
Total industries2,025.7100.0100.01,661.2100.0100.0+364.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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 total exports by industry sectors in Ku-ring-gai Council area in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (806 million or 39.8%)
  • Education and Training (274 million or 13.5%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (196 million or 9.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 1,276 million in total or 63.0% of the total exports by industry in the Ku-ring-gai Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 10.0% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; 3.8% in Education and Training and 14.5% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of Ku-ring-gai Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (39.8% compared to 10.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Education and Training (13.5% compared to 3.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (0.4% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (5.8% compared to 14.3%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in Ku-ring-gai Council area $increased by 365 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in Ku-ring-gai Council area were for:

  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$239 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$64 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$48 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$45 million)

Ku-ring-gai Council

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