City of Salisbury


In the City of Salisbury, Public Administration and Safety had the largest total exports by industry, generating $2,689 million in 2020/21.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the City of Salisbury 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
City of Salisbury2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. South Australia$m%. South Australia2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing77.71.310.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services81.
Wholesale Trade730.512.36.0434.58.54.8+296.0
Retail Trade91.11.52.9113.42.23.5-22.3
Accommodation and Food Services25.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing271.74.64.2500.09.86.1-228.3
Information Media and Telecommunications62.71.13.445.80.92.6+16.9
Financial and Insurance Services10.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services19.00.30.333.80.70.7-14.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services37.10.64.435.10.73.5+2.0
Administrative and Support Services16.
Public Administration and Safety2,688.845.18.41,898.837.37.5+790.0
Education and Training84.51.45.376.51.55.2+8.0
Health Care and Social Assistance50.70.99.479.81.67.9-29.1
Arts and Recreation Services6.
Other Services75.91.31.457.81.11.7+18.1
Total industries5,961.5100.0100.05,089.8100.0100.0+871.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2019/20 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 total exports by industry sectors in the City of Salisbury in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Public Administration and Safety (2,689 million or 45.1%)
  • Manufacturing (1,517 million or 25.4%)
  • Wholesale Trade (731 million or 12.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 4,937 million in total or 82.8% of the total exports by industry in the the City of Salisbury.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 8.4% in Public Administration and Safety; 20.0% in Manufacturing and 6.0% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of the City of Salisbury and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (45.1% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (1.3% compared to 10.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (0.9% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.2% compared to 8.0%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the City of Salisbury $increased by 872 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in the City of Salisbury were for:

  • Public Administration and Safety (+$790 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$296 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$38 million)
  • Mining (+$29 million)

City of Salisbury

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