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Local sales

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.

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Local sales by industry sector
City of South Perth - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing30.91.01.538.91.11.4-8.0
Mining39.41.23.3106.43.05.9-66.9
Manufacturing31.81.06.051.71.46.4-19.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services14.80.53.015.50.43.2-0.7
Construction674.821.031.4541.715.235.1+133.1
Wholesale Trade25.70.83.538.81.13.1-13.1
Retail Trade95.13.03.696.52.73.1-1.5
Accommodation and Food Services99.53.12.479.82.21.9+19.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing34.61.14.054.81.54.0-20.2
Information Media and Telecommunications37.31.21.620.40.61.1+17.0
Financial and Insurance Services170.75.34.8166.44.73.6+4.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services966.030.012.41,394.239.012.6-428.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services311.79.76.4334.49.46.0-22.7
Administrative and Support Services81.72.52.6100.12.82.6-18.4
Public Administration and Safety141.84.43.7142.94.02.8-1.1
Education and Training132.94.13.1123.23.42.3+9.7
Health Care and Social Assistance230.87.24.1173.34.82.5+57.6
Arts and Recreation Services30.71.00.728.40.80.5+2.2
Other Services70.22.21.965.71.81.8+4.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .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

Local sales by industry sector 2017/18
Local sales by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 1.5% Mining, Western Australia: 3.3% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 6.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 3.0% Construction, Western Australia: 31.4% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 3.5% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 3.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 4.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 12.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 3.7% Education and Training, Western Australia: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 4.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.7% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of South Perth: 1.0% Mining, City of South Perth: 1.2% Manufacturing, City of South Perth: 1.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of South Perth: 0.5% Construction, City of South Perth: 21.0% Wholesale Trade, City of South Perth: 0.8% Retail Trade, City of South Perth: 3.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of South Perth: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of South Perth: 1.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of South Perth: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, City of South Perth: 5.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of South Perth: 30.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of South Perth: 9.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of South Perth: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, City of South Perth: 4.4% Education and Training, City of South Perth: 4.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of South Perth: 7.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of South Perth: 1.0% Other Services, City of South Perth: 2.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of South Perth: -$8.0 million Mining, City of South Perth: -$66.9 million Manufacturing, City of South Perth: -$19.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of South Perth: -$0.7 million Construction, City of South Perth: +$133.1 million Wholesale Trade, City of South Perth: -$13.1 million Retail Trade, City of South Perth: -$1.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of South Perth: +$19.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of South Perth: -$20.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of South Perth: +$17.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of South Perth: +$4.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of South Perth: -$428.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of South Perth: -$22.7 million Administrative and Support Services, City of South Perth: -$18.4 million Public Administration and Safety, City of South Perth: -$1.1 million Education and Training, City of South Perth: +$9.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of South Perth: +$57.6 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of South Perth: +$2.2 million Other Services, City of South Perth: +$4.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

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%)

Emerging groups

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)

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