Shoalhaven City

Local sales

In Shoalhaven City, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $2,011 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
Shoalhaven City - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing251.83.41.6144.82.21.5+107.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services310.34.22.6228.13.43.0+82.2
Wholesale Trade136.91.83.6117.11.83.5+19.8
Retail Trade366.44.94.8382.35.74.7-15.9
Accommodation and Food Services221.53.02.7241.73.63.1-20.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing228.53.14.2230.13.54.5-1.6
Information Media and Telecommunications93.
Financial and Insurance Services161.32.26.8171.42.66.7-10.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services864.711.616.5960.314.417.5-95.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services386.95.29.0322.84.88.0+64.1
Administrative and Support Services204.92.73.5222.83.34.0-17.9
Public Administration and Safety456.26.13.7410.66.23.5+45.6
Education and Training282.03.83.6263.34.03.7+18.8
Health Care and Social Assistance605.78.16.2537.38.15.3+68.4
Arts and Recreation Services58.
Other Services161.52.22.2149.32.22.2+12.2
Total industries7,461.0100.0100.06,662.7100.0100.0+798.3

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 Shoalhaven City in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($2,011million or 27.0%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($865million or 11.6%)
  • Manufacturing ($609million or 8.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,485 million in total or 46.7% of the total local sales by total industry in the Shoalhaven City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 18.4% in Construction; 16.5% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services and 6.0% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Shoalhaven City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (27.0% compared to 18.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (11.6% compared to 16.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (2.2% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (5.2% compared to 9.0%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Shoalhaven City $increased by 798 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

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

  • Construction (+$438 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$107 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$96 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$82 million)

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