City of Playford

Local sales

In the City of Playford, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $1,187 million in 2020/21.

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 Playford - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing188.74.33.1156.34.72.8+32.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services139.23.23.7146.44.44.0-7.2
Wholesale Trade171.
Retail Trade307.47.04.9256.27.75.1+51.2
Accommodation and Food Services106.12.42.7114.93.42.8-8.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing160.83.63.7133.44.04.0+27.4
Information Media and Telecommunications42.
Financial and Insurance Services88.52.05.782.52.56.0+6.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services239.75.410.7226.96.811.0+12.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services89.
Administrative and Support Services124.82.83.2127.03.83.6-2.1
Public Administration and Safety221.55.03.5198.15.93.6+23.4
Education and Training310.47.04.5266.68.04.5+43.8
Health Care and Social Assistance616.814.07.4437.313.16.6+179.6
Arts and Recreation Services45.41.00.818.30.50.7+27.1
Other Services85.71.92.378.02.32.4+7.7
Total industries4,411.8100.0100.03,343.9100.0100.0+1,067.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. 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 2017-18 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 Playford in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($1,187million or 26.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($617million or 14.0%)
  • Education and Training ($310million or 7.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,115 million in total or 47.9% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Playford.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 21.6% in Construction; 7.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 4.5% in Education and Training.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the City of Playford and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (14.0% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (26.9% compared to 21.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (5.4% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.0% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Playford $increased by 1,068 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Playford were for:

  • Construction (+$558 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$180 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$92 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$51 million)

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