City of South Perth
In the City of South Perth, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest local sales, generating $966 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|City of South Perth - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Western Australia%||$m||%||Western Australia%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||30.9||1.0||1.5||38.9||1.1||1.4||-8.0||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||14.8||0.5||3.0||15.5||0.4||3.2||-0.7||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||99.5||3.1||2.4||79.8||2.2||1.9||+19.7||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||34.6||1.1||4.0||54.8||1.5||4.0||-20.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||37.3||1.2||1.6||20.4||0.6||1.1||+17.0||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||170.7||5.3||4.8||166.4||4.7||3.6||+4.3||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||966.0||30.0||12.4||1,394.2||39.0||12.6||-428.2||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||311.7||9.7||6.4||334.4||9.4||6.0||-22.7||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||81.7||2.5||2.6||100.1||2.8||2.6||-18.4||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||141.8||4.4||3.7||142.9||4.0||2.8||-1.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||132.9||4.1||3.1||123.2||3.4||2.3||+9.7||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||230.8||7.2||4.1||173.3||4.8||2.5||+57.6||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||30.7||1.0||0.7||28.4||0.8||0.5||+2.2||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in City of South Perth in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (966 people or 30.0%)
- Construction (675 people or 21.0%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (312 people or 9.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $1,952 million in total or 60.6% of the total local sales by total industry in the City of South Perth.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 12.4% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; 31.4% in Construction; and 6.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries in the City of South Perth and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (30.0% compared to 12.4%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (9.7% compared to 6.4%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (21.0% compared to 31.4%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (1.0% compared to 6.0%)
The total local sales by industry in the City of South Perth decreased by $352.6 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the City of South Perth were for:
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$428 million)
- Construction (+$133 million)
- Mining (-$67 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$58 million)