RDA Yorke and Mid North Region

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Yorke Peninsula Council area

Local sales

In Yorke Peninsula Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $163 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
Yorke Peninsula Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing62.611.72.773.313.93.4-10.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services17.83.33.925.54.84.0-7.7
Wholesale Trade15.73.03.415.32.93.7+0.5
Retail Trade26.75.04.327.95.34.6-1.2
Accommodation and Food Services17.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing19.93.73.528.15.34.5-8.2
Information Media and Telecommunications4.
Financial and Insurance Services17.93.45.719.73.76.1-1.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services25.74.812.734.76.611.8-9.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services10.
Administrative and Support Services9.
Public Administration and Safety17.53.33.317.13.33.8+0.4
Education and Training21.
Health Care and Social Assistance50.
Arts and Recreation Services1.
Other Services8.
Total industries533.4100.0100.0527.6100.0100.0+5.8

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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Yorke Peninsula Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($163million or 30.5%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($63million or 11.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($50million or 9.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $276 million in total or 51.7% of the total local sales by total industry in the Yorke Peninsula Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 22.8% in Construction; 2.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 7.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Yorke Peninsula Council area and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (11.7% compared to 2.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (4.8% compared to 12.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (30.5% compared to 22.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.9% compared to 6.6%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Yorke Peninsula Council area $increased by 6 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Yorke Peninsula Council area were for:

  • Construction (+$35 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$14 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$11 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$9 million)

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