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King Island Council area

Imports

In King Island Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $39 million in 2015/16.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Cradle Coast Region boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import 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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Total imports by industry sector
King Island Council area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Hobart%$m%Greater Hobart%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing5.23.32.88.75.33.1-3.6
Mining9.76.29.013.88.39.0-4.0
Manufacturing38.924.724.048.629.526.2-9.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services0.50.32.10.40.02.1+0.1
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade8.35.33.68.45.13.3-0.1
Retail Trade4.83.01.23.52.11.1+1.3
Accommodation and Food Services11.67.42.49.15.52.3+2.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing17.811.36.019.711.96.8-1.9
Information Media and Telecommunications4.52.93.24.12.53.1+0.4
Financial and Insurance Services13.68.66.89.25.66.1+4.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services14.69.317.711.26.815.5+3.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services7.74.94.811.57.05.4-3.8
Administrative and Support Services2.81.82.52.61.62.7+0.2
Public Administration and Safety1.00.64.70.80.54.2+0.2
Education and Training3.72.31.34.42.71.3-0.7
Health Care and Social Assistance8.25.25.86.13.75.6+2.1
Arts and Recreation Services0.90.60.60.40.00.5+0.5
Other Services3.92.51.42.51.51.5+1.4

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 2015-16 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.

Total imports by industry sector 2015/16
Total imports by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Greater Hobart: 2.8% Mining, Greater Hobart: 9.0% Manufacturing, Greater Hobart: 24.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Hobart: 2.1% Construction, Greater Hobart: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Hobart: 3.6% Retail Trade, Greater Hobart: 1.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Hobart: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Hobart: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Hobart: 3.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Hobart: 6.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Hobart: 17.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Hobart: 4.8% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Hobart: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Hobart: 4.7% Education and Training, Greater Hobart: 1.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Hobart: 5.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Hobart: 0.6% Other Services, Greater Hobart: 1.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, King Island Council area: 3.3% Mining, King Island Council area: 6.2% Manufacturing, King Island Council area: 24.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, King Island Council area: 0.3% Construction, King Island Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, King Island Council area: 5.3% Retail Trade, King Island Council area: 3.0% Accommodation and Food Services, King Island Council area: 7.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, King Island Council area: 11.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, King Island Council area: 2.9% Financial and Insurance Services, King Island Council area: 8.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, King Island Council area: 9.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, King Island Council area: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, King Island Council area: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, King Island Council area: 0.6% Education and Training, King Island Council area: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, King Island Council area: 5.2% Arts and Recreation Services, King Island Council area: 0.6% Other Services, King Island Council area: 2.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, King Island Council area: -$3.6 million Mining, King Island Council area: -$4.0 million Manufacturing, King Island Council area: -$9.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, King Island Council area: +$0.1 million Construction, King Island Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, King Island Council area: -$0.1 million Retail Trade, King Island Council area: +$1.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, King Island Council area: +$2.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, King Island Council area: -$1.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, King Island Council area: +$0.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, King Island Council area: +$4.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, King Island Council area: +$3.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, King Island Council area: -$3.8 million Administrative and Support Services, King Island Council area: +$0.2 million Public Administration and Safety, King Island Council area: +$0.2 million Education and Training, King Island Council area: -$0.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, King Island Council area: +$2.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, King Island Council area: +$0.5 million Other Services, King Island Council area: +$1.4 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 total imports by industry sectors in King Island Council area in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($39 million or 24.7%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($18 million or 11.3%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($15 million or 9.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $71 million in total or 45.2% of the total imports by total industry in King Island Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Hobart accounted for 24.0% in Manufacturing; 6.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 17.7% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in King Island Council area and Greater Hobart were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (11.3% compared to 6.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (7.4% compared to 2.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (9.3% compared to 17.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (0.6% compared to 4.7%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in King Island Council area decreased by $7.1 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in King Island Council area.

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