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||2020/21||2015/16||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||New South Wales||$m||%||New South Wales||2015/16 - 2020/21|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||55.5||3.8||1.6||39.6||2.6||1.5||+15.9|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||179.2||12.4||2.6||177.2||11.5||3.0||+2.0|
|Accommodation and Food Services||59.5||4.1||2.7||60.3||3.9||3.1||-0.9|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||75.6||5.2||4.2||86.2||5.6||4.5||-10.6|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1.6||0.1||3.0||9.7||0.6||2.5||-8.0|
|Financial and Insurance Services||60.4||4.2||6.8||52.9||3.4||6.7||+7.5|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||84.8||5.9||16.5||103.9||6.8||17.5||-19.1|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||32.8||2.3||9.0||33.1||2.2||8.0||-0.3|
|Administrative and Support Services||54.7||3.8||3.5||61.5||4.0||4.0||-6.8|
|Public Administration and Safety||128.8||8.9||3.7||113.4||7.4||3.5||+15.4|
|Education and Training||65.1||4.5||3.6||60.4||3.9||3.7||+4.7|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||113.0||7.8||6.2||77.7||5.1||5.3||+35.2|
|Arts and Recreation Services||6.3||0.4||1.0||7.2||0.5||1.0||-0.9|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2017-18 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 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction ($238million or 16.5%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($179million or 12.4%)
- Public Administration and Safety ($129million or 8.9%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $546 million in total or 37.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the Lithgow City Council .
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 18.4% 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 of Lithgow City Council and New South Wales were:
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (5.9% compared to 16.5%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (12.4% compared to 2.6%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.3% compared to 9.0%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Public Administration and Safety (8.9% compared to 3.7%)
The total local sales by industry in Lithgow City Council $decreased by -94 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in Lithgow City Council were for:
- Mining (-$154 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$35 million)
- Manufacturing (+$24 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$19 million)