Lithgow City Council
In Lithgow City Council , Construction had the highest local sales, generating $415 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Lithgow City Council - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||30.2||2.0||1.2||32.5||1.9||1.5||-2.3||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||163.1||10.6||2.6||279.6||16.1||4.5||-116.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||56.5||3.7||3.1||60.2||3.5||2.9||-3.7||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||58.7||3.8||4.3||62.7||3.6||5.0||-4.0||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||9.4||0.6||3.0||13.4||0.8||2.7||-3.9||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||66.3||4.3||7.1||42.8||2.5||6.8||+23.5||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||95.9||6.2||20.8||93.2||5.4||18.0||+2.7||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||28.7||1.9||8.3||30.7||1.8||7.3||-2.0||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||49.9||3.2||3.4||50.2||2.9||3.4||-0.3||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||109.6||7.1||3.7||101.6||5.8||3.9||+8.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||55.5||3.6||3.1||53.8||3.1||3.2||+1.7||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||66.3||4.3||4.4||64.3||3.7||4.0||+1.9||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||9.1||0.6||1.0||7.2||0.4||0.9||+1.9||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Lithgow City Council in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (415 people or 27.0%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (163 people or 10.6%)
- Public Administration and Safety (110 people or 7.1%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $688 million in total or 44.7% of the total local sales by total industry in Lithgow City Council .
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 17.1% in Construction; 2.6% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and 3.7% in Public Administration and Safety.
The major differences between local sales by industries in Lithgow City Council and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (27.0% compared to 17.1%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (10.6% compared to 2.6%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (6.2% compared to 20.8%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.9% compared to 8.3%)
The total local sales by industry in Lithgow City Council decreased by $197.6 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Lithgow City Council were for:
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$116 million)
- Mining (-$82 million)