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RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region

Local sales

In the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $525 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
RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%South Australia%$m%South Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing123.84.32.3173.95.73.0-50.1
Mining110.93.81.5114.63.71.8-3.7
Manufacturing181.06.36.4220.37.28.1-39.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services59.72.14.1109.53.65.3-49.7
Construction525.118.220.9622.020.319.5-96.9
Wholesale Trade145.25.04.7133.24.44.4+12.0
Retail Trade171.45.94.8181.45.95.1-10.0
Accommodation and Food Services103.33.63.1101.13.33.1+2.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing162.95.64.1202.46.64.7-39.5
Information Media and Telecommunications32.41.12.729.11.02.1+3.3
Financial and Insurance Services121.54.26.0141.44.66.2-20.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services347.012.013.8272.78.912.4+74.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services95.03.36.294.03.15.6+1.0
Administrative and Support Services80.32.83.378.32.63.0+2.0
Public Administration and Safety153.65.33.7136.84.53.7+16.8
Education and Training138.24.83.9149.34.94.0-11.1
Health Care and Social Assistance249.08.65.8199.86.54.9+49.2
Arts and Recreation Services16.40.60.716.80.50.6-0.4
Other Services71.62.52.182.12.72.4-10.4

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, South Australia: 2.3% Mining, South Australia: 1.5% Manufacturing, South Australia: 6.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, South Australia: 4.1% Construction, South Australia: 20.9% Wholesale Trade, South Australia: 4.7% Retail Trade, South Australia: 4.8% Accommodation and Food Services, South Australia: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, South Australia: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, South Australia: 2.7% Financial and Insurance Services, South Australia: 6.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, South Australia: 13.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, South Australia: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, South Australia: 3.3% Public Administration and Safety, South Australia: 3.7% Education and Training, South Australia: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, South Australia: 5.8% Arts and Recreation Services, South Australia: 0.7% Other Services, South Australia: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 4.3% Mining, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 3.8% Manufacturing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 6.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.1% Construction, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 18.2% Wholesale Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.0% Retail Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.9% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 3.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 4.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 12.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 3.3% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.3% Education and Training, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 4.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 8.6% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.6% Other Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.5%
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, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$50.1 million Mining, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$3.7 million Manufacturing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$39.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$49.7 million Construction, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$96.9 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$12.0 million Retail Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$10.0 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$2.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$39.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$3.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$20.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$74.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$1.0 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$2.0 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$16.8 million Education and Training, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$11.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$49.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$0.4 million Other Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$10.4 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 RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (525 people or 18.2%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (347 people or 12.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (249 people or 8.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,121 million in total or 38.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 20.9% in Construction; 13.8% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 5.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (8.6% compared to 5.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Mining (3.8% compared to 1.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.3% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (18.2% compared to 20.9%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region decreased by $170.4 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region were for:

  • Construction (-$97 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$74 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$50 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$50 million)

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