City of Rockingham

Local sales

In the City of Rockingham, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $1,319 million in 2020/21.

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
City of Rockingham - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing61.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services48.20.82.835.30.52.3+12.9
Wholesale Trade187.03.33.0104.11.52.1+82.9
Retail Trade514.39.04.1457.06.72.9+57.3
Accommodation and Food Services204.43.62.3244.33.61.8-39.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing191.73.33.3227.73.43.4-35.9
Information Media and Telecommunications56.41.01.554.50.81.0+1.9
Financial and Insurance Services176.63.15.2156.52.33.6+20.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services545.69.510.9656.59.79.5-110.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services216.83.87.8212.93.15.5+3.8
Administrative and Support Services119.92.12.9164.72.42.6-44.8
Public Administration and Safety392.56.83.9383.25.72.8+9.3
Education and Training423.17.43.9365.45.42.7+57.7
Health Care and Social Assistance620.910.86.1500.07.43.5+120.9
Arts and Recreation Services75.61.30.866.01.00.5+9.6
Other Services196.03.42.6186.42.81.8+9.6
Total industries5,741.8100.0100.06,771.2100.0100.0-1,029.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2017-18 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 the City of Rockingham in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($1,319million or 23.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($621million or 10.8%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($546million or 9.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,486 million in total or 43.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Rockingham.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 24.7% in Construction; 6.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 10.9% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the City of Rockingham and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (9.0% compared to 4.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.8% compared to 6.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.8% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Education and Training (7.4% compared to 3.9%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Rockingham $decreased by -1,029 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Rockingham were for:

  • Construction (-$1,275 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$121 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$115 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$111 million)

City of Rockingham

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