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West Tamar Council area

Local sales

In West Tamar Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $121 million in 2017/18.

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.

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Local sales by industry sector
West Tamar Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional TAS%$m%Regional TAS%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing33.85.57.132.04.96.2+1.7
Mining7.71.31.615.52.42.1-7.8
Manufacturing35.55.88.454.38.310.1-18.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services25.14.13.340.16.15.4-15.0
Construction120.619.619.2131.720.119.9-11.1
Wholesale Trade16.72.74.323.13.54.4-6.4
Retail Trade40.56.65.941.56.35.5-0.9
Accommodation and Food Services22.13.63.724.03.73.2-1.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing30.44.95.748.97.56.6-18.5
Information Media and Telecommunications13.92.32.810.71.62.3+3.2
Financial and Insurance Services13.82.25.926.64.15.5-12.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services18.02.93.319.43.02.7-1.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services20.53.33.720.13.13.2+0.4
Administrative and Support Services12.22.02.417.22.62.4-5.0
Public Administration and Safety23.93.95.520.13.15.5+3.8
Education and Training54.48.94.453.18.14.5+1.4
Health Care and Social Assistance97.015.88.953.28.17.2+43.7
Arts and Recreation Services7.81.31.15.70.90.8+2.1
Other Services20.83.42.718.02.72.5+2.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .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

Local sales by industry sector 2017/18
Local sales by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional TAS: 7.1% Mining, Regional TAS: 1.6% Manufacturing, Regional TAS: 8.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional TAS: 3.3% Construction, Regional TAS: 19.2% Wholesale Trade, Regional TAS: 4.3% Retail Trade, Regional TAS: 5.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional TAS: 3.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional TAS: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional TAS: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional TAS: 5.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional TAS: 3.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional TAS: 3.7% Administrative and Support Services, Regional TAS: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Regional TAS: 5.5% Education and Training, Regional TAS: 4.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional TAS: 8.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional TAS: 1.1% Other Services, Regional TAS: 2.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, West Tamar Council area: 5.5% Mining, West Tamar Council area: 1.3% Manufacturing, West Tamar Council area: 5.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, West Tamar Council area: 4.1% Construction, West Tamar Council area: 19.6% Wholesale Trade, West Tamar Council area: 2.7% Retail Trade, West Tamar Council area: 6.6% Accommodation and Food Services, West Tamar Council area: 3.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, West Tamar Council area: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, West Tamar Council area: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, West Tamar Council area: 2.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, West Tamar Council area: 2.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, West Tamar Council area: 3.3% Administrative and Support Services, West Tamar Council area: 2.0% Public Administration and Safety, West Tamar Council area: 3.9% Education and Training, West Tamar Council area: 8.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, West Tamar Council area: 15.8% Arts and Recreation Services, West Tamar Council area: 1.3% Other Services, West Tamar Council area: 3.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, West Tamar Council area: +$1.7 million Mining, West Tamar Council area: -$7.8 million Manufacturing, West Tamar Council area: -$18.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, West Tamar Council area: -$15.0 million Construction, West Tamar Council area: -$11.1 million Wholesale Trade, West Tamar Council area: -$6.4 million Retail Trade, West Tamar Council area: -$0.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, West Tamar Council area: -$1.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, West Tamar Council area: -$18.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, West Tamar Council area: +$3.2 million Financial and Insurance Services, West Tamar Council area: -$12.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, West Tamar Council area: -$1.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, West Tamar Council area: +$0.4 million Administrative and Support Services, West Tamar Council area: -$5.0 million Public Administration and Safety, West Tamar Council area: +$3.8 million Education and Training, West Tamar Council area: +$1.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, West Tamar Council area: +$43.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, West Tamar Council area: +$2.1 million Other Services, West Tamar Council area: +$2.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in West Tamar Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (121 people or 19.6%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (97 people or 15.8%)
  • Education and Training (54 people or 8.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $272 million in total or 44.3% of the total local sales by total industry in West Tamar Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional TAS accounted for 19.2% in Construction; 8.9% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 4.4% in Education and Training.

The major differences between local sales by industries in West Tamar Council area and Regional TAS were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (15.8% compared to 8.9%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Education and Training (8.9% compared to 4.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (2.2% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (5.8% compared to 8.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in West Tamar Council area decreased by $40.6 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in West Tamar Council area.

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