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Wakefield Regional Council area

Local sales

In Wakefield Regional Council area, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the highest local sales, generating $79 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
Wakefield Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing78.622.87.079.723.39.9-1.1
Mining0.00.04.20.00.04.40
Manufacturing33.99.86.230.58.97.9+3.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services12.83.73.626.27.75.4-13.4
Construction46.713.523.456.016.419.2-9.2
Wholesale Trade24.07.04.417.05.04.2+7.0
Retail Trade12.83.75.512.23.65.6+0.6
Accommodation and Food Services7.82.33.58.62.53.3-0.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing21.66.34.124.27.15.0-2.6
Information Media and Telecommunications12.53.61.71.80.51.2+10.7
Financial and Insurance Services6.82.03.67.42.24.2-0.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services15.44.510.39.72.88.1+5.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services4.11.22.63.81.12.5+0.3
Administrative and Support Services2.90.82.33.61.12.2-0.8
Public Administration and Safety16.94.94.118.75.53.9-1.7
Education and Training16.94.93.916.44.84.1+0.5
Health Care and Social Assistance22.56.56.919.35.65.9+3.1
Arts and Recreation Services3.31.00.61.90.60.6+1.4
Other Services5.71.72.15.01.52.3+0.7

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, Regional SA: 7.0% Mining, Regional SA: 4.2% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 6.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 3.6% Construction, Regional SA: 23.4% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 4.4% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 5.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 10.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 2.6% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 4.1% Education and Training, Regional SA: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 6.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 0.6% Other Services, Regional SA: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Wakefield Regional Council area: 22.8% Mining, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Manufacturing, Wakefield Regional Council area: 9.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3.7% Construction, Wakefield Regional Council area: 13.5% Wholesale Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: 7.0% Retail Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wakefield Regional Council area: 6.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Wakefield Regional Council area: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 4.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.2% Administrative and Support Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.8% Public Administration and Safety, Wakefield Regional Council area: 4.9% Education and Training, Wakefield Regional Council area: 4.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Wakefield Regional Council area: 6.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.0% Other Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.7%
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, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$1.1 million Mining, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0 million Manufacturing, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$3.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$13.4 million Construction, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$9.2 million Wholesale Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$7.0 million Retail Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$0.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$2.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$10.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$0.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$5.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.3 million Administrative and Support Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$0.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$1.7 million Education and Training, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$3.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$1.4 million Other Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.7 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 Wakefield Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (79 people or 22.8%)
  • Construction (47 people or 13.5%)
  • Manufacturing (34 people or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $159 million in total or 46.1% of the total local sales by total industry in Wakefield Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 7.0% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 23.4% in Construction; and 6.2% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries in Wakefield Regional Council area and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (22.8% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (13.5% compared to 23.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (4.5% compared to 10.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (0.0% compared to 4.2%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Wakefield Regional Council area increased by $3.4 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Wakefield Regional Council area.

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