Kyogle Council area

Businesses by industry

The Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing industry had the largest number of total registered businesses in Kyogle Council area, comprising 52.2% of all total registered businesses, compared to 6.6% in NSW.

Registered business by industry shows how many businesses there are Kyogle Council area within each industry sector using the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Business Register which itself is derived from the GST register held by the Australian Tax Office (ATO). Businesses are included if they are registered with the ATO, with an ABN used within the previous two financial years. Businesses are split up between employing and non-employing businesses. Non-employing businesses may include sole traders and registered ABNs which are part of larger enterprises.

The distribution of businesses may reflect the industry structure of the area, or may differ significantly. For instance, the largest industry in an area may consist of one very large business, with a large number of employees, while a sector with a lower value added could have a lot of small and micro businesses.

The number of businesses in Kyogle Council area should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Value added datasets to see the relative size of industries, and with Employment locations data to see where business employment occurs within the area.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics – Business register – originally sourced from ATO data

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Registered businesses by industry
Kyogle Council area - total registered businesses20192018change
IndustryNumber%. % NSWNumber%. % NSW2018 to 2019
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing59252.26.658453.36.6+8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services000.3000.30
Wholesale Trade312.73.6242.23.6+7
Retail Trade494.35.6514.75.6-2
Accommodation and Food Services302.63.9201.83.9+10
Transport, Postal and Warehousing282.58.1353.28.1-7
Information Media and Telecommunications30.
Financial and Insurance Services262.39.0292.69.0-3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services474.110.9494.510.9-2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services474.113.4363.313.4+11
Administrative and Support Services70.
Public Administration and Safety30.30.4000.4+3
Education and Training161.41.5161.51.50
Health Care and Social Assistance343.06.0312.86.0+3
Arts and Recreation Services131.11.390.81.3+4
Other Services332.94.1292.64.1+4
Industry not classified50.40.350.50.30
Total business1,134100.0100.01,096100.0100.0+38

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Counts of Australian Businesses, including Entries and Exits, 2015 to 2019 Note: Non-employing businesses includes sole proprietors where the proprietor does not receive a wage or salary separate to the business income. .id informed decisions

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