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Local sales

In the Sydney Eastern Suburbs, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest local sales, generating $8,387 million in 2018/19.

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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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Local sales by industry sector
Sydney Eastern Suburbs - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing48.00.21.388.00.41.7-39.9
Mining29.70.10.56.90.00.4+22.9
Manufacturing513.22.05.4555.12.67.6-41.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services152.50.62.8145.00.73.5+7.5
Construction4,585.918.119.73,855.618.417.5+730.3
Wholesale Trade442.01.73.4418.92.03.6+23.1
Retail Trade948.73.74.2967.74.64.7-19.0
Accommodation and Food Services1,116.54.43.01,010.54.83.0+106.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing806.33.23.9787.23.84.6+19.1
Information Media and Telecommunications360.31.43.1317.61.52.9+42.8
Financial and Insurance Services1,091.84.36.61,056.45.06.9+35.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services8,387.033.219.25,906.528.216.7+2,480.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,842.37.38.41,406.16.77.6+436.2
Administrative and Support Services736.62.93.8873.94.24.4-137.3
Public Administration and Safety978.93.93.4966.74.64.0+12.2
Education and Training950.83.83.2770.13.73.3+180.7
Health Care and Social Assistance1,429.95.75.41,089.35.24.7+340.6
Arts and Recreation Services369.31.51.0360.01.71.0+9.3
Other Services510.12.01.8398.31.92.0+111.8
Total industries25,299.9100.0100.020,979.7100.0100.0+4,320.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($8,387million or 33.2%)
  • Construction ($4,586million or 18.1%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($1,842million or 7.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $14,815 million in total or 58.6% of the total local sales by total industry in the the Sydney Eastern Suburbs.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 19.2% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; 19.7% in Construction and 8.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the Sydney Eastern Suburbs and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (33.2% compared to 19.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (2.0% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (4.3% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (0.6% compared to 2.8%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs $increased by 4,320 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs were for:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$2,480 million)
  • Construction (+$730 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$436 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$341 million)

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