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 53.0% of all total registered businesses, compared to 6.2% 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

Number of employees:
Comparison year:
Registered businesses by industry
Kyogle Council area - total registered businesses20202019change
IndustryNumber%. % NSWNumber%. % NSW2019 to 2020
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing60153.06.260853.56.2-7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services000.3000.30
Wholesale Trade272.43.5282.53.5-1
Retail Trade433.85.6514.55.6-8
Accommodation and Food Services232.03.9292.63.9-6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing322.88.2332.98.2-1
Information Media and Telecommunications30.
Financial and Insurance Services312.79.2252.29.2+6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services454.010.9454.010.90
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services454.013.5454.013.50
Administrative and Support Services80.
Public Administration and Safety000.4000.40
Education and Training171.51.5161.41.5+1
Health Care and Social Assistance363.26.2322.86.2+4
Arts and Recreation Services131.11.3111.01.3+2
Other Services322.84.1312.74.1+1
Industry not classified50.
Total business1,134100.0100.01,137100.0100.0-3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Counts of Australian Businesses, including Entries and Exits, 2016 to 2020 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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Kyogle Council

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