Sutherland Shire

Local sales

In Sutherland Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $3,030 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
Sutherland Shire - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing87.30.51.660.70.41.5+26.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services273.61.62.6284.71.83.0-11.2
Wholesale Trade976.15.83.6650.94.23.5+325.2
Retail Trade1,,
Accommodation and Food Services547.73.32.7657.64.33.1-109.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing629.63.84.2556.03.64.5+73.5
Information Media and Telecommunications182.51.13.0161.71.12.5+20.8
Financial and Insurance Services1,
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2,321.613.816.52,468.416.017.5-146.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,467.78.89.01,
Administrative and Support Services472.22.83.5558.43.64.0-86.2
Public Administration and Safety507.93.03.7458.83.03.5+49.1
Education and Training663.64.03.6665.34.33.7-1.7
Health Care and Social Assistance1,480.88.86.21,
Arts and Recreation Services195.81.21.0225.91.51.0-30.1
Other Services490.92.92.2481.83.12.2+9.1
Total industries16,770.0100.0100.015,402.8100.0100.0+1,367.2

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 Sutherland Shire in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($3,030million or 18.1%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($2,322million or 13.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($1,481million or 8.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $6,833 million in total or 40.7% of the total local sales by total industry in the Sutherland Shire.

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 6.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Sutherland Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (13.8% compared to 16.5%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (8.8% compared to 6.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Retail Trade (7.3% compared to 4.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Wholesale Trade (5.8% compared to 3.6%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Sutherland Shire $increased by 1,367 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

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

  • Construction (+$658 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$340 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$325 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$168 million)

Sutherland Shire Council

economic profile