Northern Midlands Council area
In Northern Midlands Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $186 million in 2016/17.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Northern Midlands Council area - Constant prices||2016/17||2011/12||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional TAS%||$m||%||Regional TAS%||2011/12 to 2016/17|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||126.5||17.1||7.7||98.8||13.4||7.2||+27.8||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||11.9||1.6||3.1||31.7||4.3||4.7||-19.8||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||18.5||2.5||3.6||21.0||2.9||3.3||-2.5||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||74.1||10.0||5.4||66.4||9.0||5.8||+7.6||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||6.6||0.9||3.0||7.5||1.0||2.5||-0.8||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||11.2||1.5||5.5||12.8||1.7||5.4||-1.7||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||16.7||2.3||3.1||14.1||1.9||2.3||+2.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||8.1||1.1||3.3||9.1||1.2||3.1||-1.0||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||14.3||1.9||2.1||6.4||0.9||2.4||+7.9||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||23.5||3.2||5.0||36.1||4.9||5.2||-12.5||24400||P|
|Education and Training||15.4||2.1||4.2||15.9||2.2||4.3||-0.5||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||44.7||6.0||8.6||39.3||5.3||7.2||+5.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||4.8||0.6||1.0||4.4||0.6||0.9||+0.4||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Data are based on a 2015-16 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 Northern Midlands Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (186 people or 25.0%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (127 people or 17.1%)
- Manufacturing (79 people or 10.6%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $391 million in total or 52.7% of the total local sales by total industry in Northern Midlands Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional TAS accounted for 19.0% in Construction; 7.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 8.3% in Manufacturing.
The major differences between local sales by industries in Northern Midlands Council area and Regional TAS were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (17.1% compared to 7.7%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (25.0% compared to 19.0%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (10.0% compared to 5.4%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (1.2% compared to 5.2%)
The total local sales by industry in Northern Midlands Council area increased by $5.6 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.
There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in Northern Midlands Council area.