Liverpool City

Local sales

In Liverpool City, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $3,892 million in 2020/21.

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
Liverpool City - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing404.02.41.6220.71.61.5+183.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services505.62.92.6518.43.73.0-12.8
Wholesale Trade934.75.43.6740.85.33.5+193.8
Retail Trade1,
Accommodation and Food Services503.82.92.7360.02.63.1+143.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing925.85.44.2856.26.14.5+69.6
Information Media and Telecommunications194.71.13.0167.51.22.5+27.3
Financial and Insurance Services382.62.26.8342.92.56.7+39.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,559.59.116.51,535.511.017.5+24.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services686.04.09.0535.53.88.0+150.5
Administrative and Support Services567.13.33.5501.73.64.0+65.4
Public Administration and Safety1,
Education and Training769.94.53.6662.64.73.7+107.3
Health Care and Social Assistance1,378.18.06.2960.26.95.3+417.9
Arts and Recreation Services188.91.11.0110.10.81.0+78.8
Other Services398.42.32.2312.82.22.2+85.5
Total industries17,165.2100.0100.013,956.8100.0100.0+3,208.4

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 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Liverpool City in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($3,892million or 22.7%)
  • Manufacturing ($1,720million or 10.0%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($1,560million or 9.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $7,171 million in total or 41.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the Liverpool City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 18.4% in Construction; 6.0% in Manufacturing and 16.5% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

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

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (9.1% compared to 16.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.0% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (2.2% compared to 6.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (22.7% compared to 18.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Liverpool City $increased by 3,208 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in Liverpool City were for:

  • Construction (+$803 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$418 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$299 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$273 million)

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