City of Melville

Local sales

In the City of Melville, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $2,283 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
City of Melville - Constant prices2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing41.30.51.733.20.51.4+8.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services39.
Wholesale Trade260.32.92.9261.73.72.8-1.4
Retail Trade598.26.84.2526.37.43.8+71.8
Accommodation and Food Services248.72.82.5220.63.12.3+28.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing285.73.24.7170.82.44.1+114.9
Information Media and Telecommunications116.01.31.677.01.11.1+39.0
Financial and Insurance Services355.74.04.4305.24.33.6+50.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services677.07.75.9706.99.95.8-29.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services689.47.86.7586.58.26.1+102.9
Administrative and Support Services229.32.63.4180.92.52.8+48.4
Public Administration and Safety329.23.73.4322.54.53.0+6.6
Education and Training500.05.73.3399.55.62.8+100.5
Health Care and Social Assistance965.310.95.8752.010.64.5+213.2
Arts and Recreation Services123.11.40.966.20.90.7+56.9
Other Services300.23.42.4248.83.52.1+51.4
Total industries8,833.7100.0100.07,124.7100.0100.0+1,709.0

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 the City of Melville in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($2,283million or 25.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($965million or 10.9%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($689million or 7.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,938 million in total or 44.6% 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 25.2% in Construction; 5.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 6.7% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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 (1.8% compared to 11.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.9% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (0.4% compared to 3.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (6.8% compared to 4.2%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Melville $increased by 1,709 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in the City of Melville were for:

  • Construction (+$666 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$294 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$213 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$115 million)

City of Melville

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