Lismore City

Local sales

In Lismore City, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $379 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
Lismore City - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing146.74.91.1161.26.01.8-14.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services115.03.82.782.23.12.8+32.8
Wholesale Trade85.32.83.578.52.93.5+6.8
Retail Trade199.66.64.3193.97.24.8+5.7
Accommodation and Food Services102.03.42.7107.34.03.0-5.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing104.43.54.478.42.94.4+26.0
Information Media and Telecommunications72.92.43.360.92.32.6+12.0
Financial and Insurance Services162.65.46.5151.35.77.0+11.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services362.512.116.2288.310.816.8+74.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services196.86.58.6159.26.07.8+37.5
Administrative and Support Services119.04.03.9111.14.24.4+7.9
Public Administration and Safety206.56.93.9173.06.53.8+33.5
Education and Training162.65.43.6147.25.53.6+15.4
Health Care and Social Assistance320.810.75.9228.08.55.1+92.8
Arts and Recreation Services23.
Other Services71.62.41.967.52.52.1+4.1
Total industries3,006.1100.0100.02,675.9100.0100.0+330.2

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 Lismore City in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($379million or 12.6%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($362million or 12.1%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($321million or 10.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,062 million in total or 35.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the Lismore City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 19.9% in Construction; 16.2% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 5.9% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Lismore City and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (12.6% compared to 19.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.7% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (12.1% compared to 16.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (4.9% compared to 1.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Lismore City $increased by 330 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$93 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$74 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$38 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$34 million)

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