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In the Balonne Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $72 million in 2014/15.

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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Local sales by industry sector
Balonne Shire - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing42.412.61.742.812.62.0-0.4
Mining3.10.91.41.50.41.4+1.7
Manufacturing21.16.37.917.85.29.2+3.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services16.75.03.921.76.44.9-5.0
Construction71.921.327.563.418.624.2+8.5
Wholesale Trade26.47.84.219.35.74.5+7.1
Retail Trade21.86.54.727.48.05.1-5.6
Accommodation and Food Services6.92.03.08.32.43.1-1.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing25.77.65.226.57.85.5-0.8
Information Media and Telecommunications5.21.62.32.70.82.3+2.6
Financial and Insurance Services11.53.46.116.14.75.5-4.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services5.51.66.09.72.94.7-4.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5.61.76.26.51.96.9-0.9
Administrative and Support Services4.61.43.06.01.83.8-1.4
Public Administration and Safety21.96.54.520.86.14.6+1.1
Education and Training12.43.73.512.33.63.4+0.1
Health Care and Social Assistance23.47.05.323.66.95.2-0.2
Arts and Recreation Services1.10.31.01.20.31.00
Other Services9.52.82.513.33.92.7-3.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2013-14 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Local sales by industry sector 2014/15
Local sales by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 1.7% Mining, Queensland: 1.4% Manufacturing, Queensland: 7.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.9% Construction, Queensland: 27.5% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 4.2% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 5.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 6.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 6.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 3.0% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.5% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.0% Other Services, Queensland: 2.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Balonne Shire: 12.6% Mining, Balonne Shire: 0.9% Manufacturing, Balonne Shire: 6.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Balonne Shire: 5.0% Construction, Balonne Shire: 21.3% Wholesale Trade, Balonne Shire: 7.8% Retail Trade, Balonne Shire: 6.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Balonne Shire: 2.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Balonne Shire: 7.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Balonne Shire: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Balonne Shire: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Balonne Shire: 1.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Balonne Shire: 1.7% Administrative and Support Services, Balonne Shire: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Balonne Shire: 6.5% Education and Training, Balonne Shire: 3.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Balonne Shire: 7.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Balonne Shire: 0.3% Other Services, Balonne Shire: 2.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Balonne Shire: -$0.4 million Mining, Balonne Shire: +$1.7 million Manufacturing, Balonne Shire: +$3.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Balonne Shire: -$5.0 million Construction, Balonne Shire: +$8.5 million Wholesale Trade, Balonne Shire: +$7.1 million Retail Trade, Balonne Shire: -$5.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Balonne Shire: -$1.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Balonne Shire: -$0.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Balonne Shire: +$2.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Balonne Shire: -$4.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Balonne Shire: -$4.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Balonne Shire: -$0.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Balonne Shire: -$1.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Balonne Shire: +$1.1 million Education and Training, Balonne Shire: +$0.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Balonne Shire: -$0.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, Balonne Shire: 0 million Other Services, Balonne Shire: -$3.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Balonne Shire in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (72 people or 21.3%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (42 people or 12.6%)
  • Wholesale Trade (26 people or 7.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $141 million in total or 41.8% of the total local sales by total industry in the Balonne Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 27.5% in Construction; 1.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 4.2% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between local sales by industries in the Balonne Shire and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (12.6% compared to 1.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (21.3% compared to 27.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.7% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (1.6% compared to 6.0%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Balonne Shire decreased by $3.8 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the Balonne Shire.

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