The Hills Shire
In The Hills Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,028 million in 2016/17.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside The Hills Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Shire to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|The Hills Shire - Constant prices||2016/17||2011/12||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2011/12 to 2016/17|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||33.5||0.9||3.8||47.6||1.2||3.8||-14.1||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||10.4||0.3||2.3||12.5||0.3||3.3||-2.1||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||44.6||1.2||3.0||40.3||1.0||2.8||+4.3||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||15.7||0.4||8.4||14.3||0.3||9.6||+1.4||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||47.6||1.3||7.2||49.3||1.2||6.5||-1.7||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||208.0||5.8||17.2||168.6||4.1||15.2||+39.4||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||21.6||0.6||0.7||16.0||0.4||0.6||+5.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||703.3||19.5||9.6||921.7||22.3||8.6||-218.4||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||41.2||1.1||2.5||51.7||1.3||2.7||-10.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||14.4||0.4||4.9||13.1||0.3||5.0||+1.3||24400||P|
|Education and Training||54.2||1.5||3.9||33.8||0.8||3.5||+20.5||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||202.0||5.6||4.1||177.5||4.3||3.9||+24.5||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||9.2||0.3||1.4||72.0||1.7||1.2||-62.8||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Data are based on a 2015-16 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 The Hills Shire in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($1,028 million or 28.5%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($703 million or 19.5%)
- Wholesale Trade ($529 million or 14.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,260 million in total or 62.8% of the total exports by total industry in The Hills Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 14.8% in Manufacturing; 9.6% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; and 6.8% in Wholesale Trade.
The major differences between total exports by industries in The Hills Shire and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (28.5% compared to 14.8%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Retail Trade (13.3% compared to 2.7%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (19.5% compared to 9.6%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (5.8% compared to 17.2%)
The total exports by industries in The Hills Shire decreased by $531.0 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in The Hills Shire were for:
- Retail Trade (-$255 million)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (-$218 million)
- Wholesale Trade (-$87 million)
- Other Services (+$67 million)