In Northern Areas Council area, Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services had the highest local sales, generating $40 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Northern Areas Council area - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||South Australia||$m||%||South Australia||2013/14 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||27.6||11.9||2.7||33.7||16.2||3.4||-6.1|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||40.2||17.4||3.9||20.6||9.9||4.0||+19.6|
|Accommodation and Food Services||4.4||1.9||3.0||4.9||2.4||2.9||-0.4|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||12.6||5.5||3.5||14.0||6.8||4.5||-1.4|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||2.4||1.0||2.6||2.6||1.3||2.2||-0.3|
|Financial and Insurance Services||17.3||7.5||5.7||15.1||7.3||6.1||+2.2|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||12.2||5.3||12.7||8.7||4.2||11.8||+3.5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||5.7||2.5||6.6||4.1||2.0||5.6||+1.6|
|Administrative and Support Services||3.3||1.4||3.5||3.1||1.5||3.8||+0.2|
|Public Administration and Safety||6.4||2.8||3.3||6.5||3.1||3.8||+0.0|
|Education and Training||11.0||4.8||4.0||9.8||4.7||4.0||+1.3|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||18.2||7.9||7.1||13.8||6.6||5.5||+4.4|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.4||0.2||0.7||0.4||0.2||0.7||+0.0|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Northern Areas Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($40million or 17.4%)
- Construction ($31million or 13.4%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($28million or 11.9%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $99 million in total or 42.6% of the total local sales by total industry in the Northern Areas Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 3.9% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; 22.8% in Construction and 2.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.
The major differences between local sales by industries of Northern Areas Council area and South Australia were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (17.4% compared to 3.9%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (13.4% compared to 22.8%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (11.9% compared to 2.7%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (5.3% compared to 12.7%)
The total local sales by industry in Northern Areas Council area $increased by 24 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Northern Areas Council area were for:
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$20 million)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$6 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$4 million)
- Manufacturing (-$4 million)