City of Melville

Local sales

In the City of Melville, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $1,661 million in 2018/19.

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
City of Melville - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing40.20.51.981.71.01.6-41.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services29.50.42.734.80.42.3-5.3
Wholesale Trade181.22.52.6269.03.42.4-87.8
Retail Trade436.35.93.6515.16.52.8-78.9
Accommodation and Food Services193.42.62.4209.42.61.8-16.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing110.31.53.7278.23.53.5-167.9
Information Media and Telecommunications85.91.21.780.21.01.1+5.6
Financial and Insurance Services323.34.45.5310.63.93.4+12.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,,539.619.510.5-347.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services540.47.47.3531.96.75.4+8.5
Administrative and Support Services140.91.93.0261.73.33.0-120.9
Public Administration and Safety366.25.03.7357.34.52.9+8.9
Education and Training584.18.03.5572.87.22.2+11.3
Health Care and Social Assistance844.911.55.4638.08.12.8+206.9
Arts and Recreation Services45.90.60.758.20.70.5-12.3
Other Services206.62.82.1197.02.51.5+9.5
Total industries7,346.5100.0100.07,909.0100.0100.0-562.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in the City of Melville in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($1,661million or 22.6%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($1,192million or 16.2%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($845million or 11.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,698 million in total or 50.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Melville.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 23.1% in Construction; 12.5% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 5.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the City of Melville and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (1.3% compared to 9.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (11.5% compared to 5.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Education and Training (8.0% compared to 3.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (16.2% compared to 12.5%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Melville $decreased by -562 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the City of Melville were for:

  • Construction (+$370 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$347 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$207 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$198 million)

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