Meander Valley Council

Local sales

In Meander Valley Council, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $337 million in 2022/23.

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
Meander Valley Council - Constant prices2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. Tasmania$m%. Tasmania2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing101.310.03.689.79.84.3+11.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services13.
Wholesale Trade40.44.02.842.84.73.8-2.4
Retail Trade53.35.34.953.75.85.5-0.4
Accommodation and Food Services37.43.73.631.43.43.5+6.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing47.64.76.540.94.55.2+6.7
Information Media and Telecommunications13.
Financial and Insurance Services13.21.35.313.01.45.4+0.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services12.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services26.22.65.526.32.95.1-0.2
Administrative and Support Services20.
Public Administration and Safety34.
Education and Training41.54.14.634.63.84.2+6.9
Health Care and Social Assistance84.38.39.3117.012.78.3-32.7
Arts and Recreation Services10.
Other Services20.52.02.723.82.63.0-3.3
Total industries1,013.2100.0100.0918.0100.0100.0+95.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. 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 2020/21 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 Meander Valley Council in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($337million or 33.2%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($101million or 10.0%)
  • Manufacturing ($100million or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $538 million in total or 53.1% of the total local sales by total industry in the Meander Valley Council.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 25.3% in Construction; 3.6% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 6.2% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Meander Valley Council and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (33.2% compared to 25.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (10.0% compared to 3.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (1.3% compared to 5.3%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (9.8% compared to 6.2%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Meander Valley Council $increased by 95 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in Meander Valley Council were for:

  • Construction (+$86 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (-$33 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$15 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$12 million)

Meander Valley Council

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