City of Playford

Local sales

In the City of Playford, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $780 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 Playford - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing140.23.92.7157.24.83.4-17.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services137.83.83.9138.14.24.0-0.4
Wholesale Trade92.52.63.483.22.53.7+9.4
Retail Trade272.47.54.3248.97.54.6+23.4
Accommodation and Food Services127.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing115.33.23.5122.73.74.5-7.3
Information Media and Telecommunications40.31.12.631.10.92.2+9.2
Financial and Insurance Services83.22.35.778.82.46.1+4.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services252.87.012.7228.36.911.8+24.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services82.22.36.658.91.85.6+23.3
Administrative and Support Services134.13.73.5112.63.43.8+21.4
Public Administration and Safety197.35.43.3190.35.83.8+7.0
Education and Training266.47.44.0231.87.04.0+34.6
Health Care and Social Assistance564.315.67.1393.611.95.5+170.7
Arts and Recreation Services30.50.80.718.00.50.7+12.5
Other Services67.
Total industries3,622.0100.0100.03,307.1100.0100.0+314.9

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 Playford in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($780million or 21.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($564million or 15.6%)
  • Retail Trade ($272million or 7.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,616 million in total or 44.6% 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 22.8% in Construction; 7.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 4.3% in Retail Trade.

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 (15.6% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (7.0% compared to 12.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.3% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (2.3% compared to 5.7%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Playford $increased by 315 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 Playford were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$171 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$169 million)
  • Construction (+$152 million)
  • Education and Training (+$35 million)

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