City of Swan

Local sales

In the City of Swan, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $3,236 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
City of Swan - Constant prices2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing235.32.02.2209.71.51.3+25.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services233.41.92.8279.02.02.3-45.6
Wholesale Trade615.65.13.0545.64.02.1+70.0
Retail Trade697.35.84.1573.94.22.9+123.4
Accommodation and Food Services296.62.52.3324.02.41.8-27.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing437.93.63.3816.56.03.4-378.6
Information Media and Telecommunications235.92.01.5250.61.81.0-14.7
Financial and Insurance Services385.03.25.2405.43.03.6-20.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services656.95.410.9979.47.19.5-322.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services510.44.27.8631.14.65.5-120.7
Administrative and Support Services295.32.42.9417.53.02.6-122.2
Public Administration and Safety812.06.73.9772.65.62.8+39.4
Education and Training573.64.83.9467.13.42.7+106.4
Health Care and Social Assistance919.17.66.1661.94.83.5+257.2
Arts and Recreation Services132.11.10.897.20.70.5+34.9
Other Services363.53.02.6339.72.51.8+23.8
Total industries12,061.9100.0100.013,707.3100.0100.0-1,645.4

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

  • Construction ($3,236million or 26.8%)
  • Manufacturing ($1,272million or 10.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($919million or 7.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $5,428 million in total or 45.0% of the total local sales by total industry in the the City of Swan.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 24.7% in Construction; 8.4% in Manufacturing and 6.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the City of Swan and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (5.4% compared to 10.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.2% compared to 7.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Public Administration and Safety (6.7% compared to 3.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (1.3% compared to 3.6%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the City of Swan $decreased by -1,645 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

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

  • Construction (-$1,147 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$379 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$323 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$257 million)

City of Swan

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