Northern Areas Council area
In Northern Areas Council area, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $92 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Northern Areas Council area boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Northern Areas Council area - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional SA%||$m||%||Regional SA%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||91.7||37.1||33.4||139.4||66.1||37.7||-47.7||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||80.5||32.6||4.2||16.1||7.6||3.3||+64.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||1.0||0.4||1.4||1.2||0.6||2.6||-0.2||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||18.3||7.4||4.0||4.8||2.3||4.9||+13.6||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1.7||0.7||0.6||0.3||0.0||0.2||+1.5||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||0.9||0.4||0.3||0.9||0.4||0.3||0||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||0.0||0.0||0.4||0.1||0.0||0.7||0||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||0.4||0.0||0.3||0.3||0.0||0.2||0||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||0.1||0.0||0.9||0.2||0.0||0.8||0||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||0.5||0.0||1.6||0.3||0.0||0.9||+0.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||5.0||2.0||2.2||4.1||1.9||1.7||+0.9||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||0.8||0.3||1.7||0.7||0.4||1.1||+0.1||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.1||0.0||0.2||0.0||0.0||0.2||0||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Northern Areas Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($92 million or 37.1%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($80 million or 32.6%)
- Wholesale Trade ($29 million or 11.9%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $202 million in total or 81.6% of the total exports by total industry in Northern Areas Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 33.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 4.2% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and 4.9% in Wholesale Trade.
The major differences between total exports by industries in Northern Areas Council area and Regional SA were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (32.6% compared to 4.2%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (11.9% compared to 4.9%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (4.9% compared to 27.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (1.3% compared to 14.0%)
The total exports by industries in Northern Areas Council area increased by $36.3 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest change in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Northern Areas Council area was for:
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$64 million)