Sydney Eastern Suburbs
In the Sydney Eastern Suburbs, Education and Training had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,505 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Sydney Eastern Suburbs boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Sydney Eastern Suburbs - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||9.5||0.1||2.8||22.6||0.4||3.7||-13.0||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||13.9||0.2||2.4||16.5||0.3||4.2||-2.7||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||477.1||7.0||3.2||214.5||3.6||2.6||+262.6||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||1,019.7||15.0||9.5||963.3||16.3||10.0||+56.4||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||226.8||3.3||6.7||132.8||2.2||5.9||+94.0||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||208.9||3.1||17.6||139.3||2.4||16.2||+69.6||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||50.6||0.7||0.9||41.8||0.7||0.6||+8.9||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||694.3||10.2||9.3||484.5||8.2||7.9||+209.8||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||292.2||4.3||2.3||404.8||6.8||2.6||-112.6||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||425.1||6.2||5.2||427.1||7.2||5.2||-1.9||24400||P|
|Education and Training||1,504.8||22.1||3.9||1,324.3||22.4||3.3||+180.4||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||834.3||12.2||3.6||781.3||13.2||3.4||+53.1||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||243.1||3.6||1.3||205.2||3.5||1.4||+37.9||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 total exports by industry sectors in Sydney Eastern Suburbs in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Education and Training ($1,505 million or 22.1%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,020 million or 15.0%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance ($834 million or 12.2%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $3,359 million in total or 49.3% of the total exports by total industry in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 3.9% in Education and Training; 9.5% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 3.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance.
The major differences between total exports by industries in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Education and Training (22.1% compared to 3.9%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (12.2% compared to 3.6%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (3.1% compared to 17.6%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (3.4% compared to 15.3%)
The total exports by industries in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs increased by $901.3 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs were for:
- Accommodation and Food Services (+$263 million)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$210 million)
- Education and Training (+$180 million)
- Administrative and Support Services (-$113 million)