The Hills Shire
In The Hills Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $5,634 million in 2018/19.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|The Hills Shire - Constant prices||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Sydney%||$m||%||Greater Sydney%||2013/14 to 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||122.8||0.7||0.3||168.8||1.4||0.6||-46.0||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||197.5||1.1||2.3||250.3||2.0||2.9||-52.8||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||436.5||2.5||2.9||389.6||3.1||2.9||+46.9||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||278.4||1.6||4.2||268.3||2.2||5.1||+10.1||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||427.1||2.4||3.7||325.1||2.6||3.5||+102.1||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||981.7||5.5||7.5||871.0||7.0||7.9||+110.7||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||3,391.5||19.1||21.2||2,337.9||18.7||18.3||+1,053.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||1,281.4||7.2||9.3||994.0||8.0||8.6||+287.4||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||438.6||2.5||3.9||458.2||3.7||4.7||-19.6||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||251.0||1.4||2.9||254.0||2.0||3.4||-3.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||512.4||2.9||3.0||377.1||3.0||3.0||+135.2||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||951.7||5.4||4.3||570.0||4.6||4.0||+381.6||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||161.5||0.9||0.9||145.2||1.2||1.0||+16.3||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2019. 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 local sales by industry sectors in The Hills Shire in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (5,634 people or 31.8%)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (3,391 people or 19.1%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1,281 people or 7.2%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $10,307 million in total or 58.1% of the total local sales by total industry in The Hills Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Sydney accounted for 18.9% in Construction; 21.2% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 9.3% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries in The Hills Shire and Greater Sydney were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (31.8% compared to 18.9%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1.6% compared to 4.2%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (7.2% compared to 9.3%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (19.1% compared to 21.2%)
The total local sales by industry in The Hills Shire increased by $5,270.5 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in The Hills Shire were for:
- Construction (+$3,087 million)
- Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$1,054 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$382 million)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$287 million)