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In Murchison Area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $366 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
Murchison Area - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Hobart%$m%Greater Hobart%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing19.61.22.825.31.53.1-5.7
Mining77.84.69.086.05.19.0-8.2
Manufacturing365.621.724.0400.723.726.2-35.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services26.91.62.133.82.02.1-7.0
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade88.05.23.680.54.83.3+7.4
Retail Trade70.54.21.273.04.31.1-2.5
Accommodation and Food Services60.13.62.455.43.32.3+4.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing117.57.06.0123.27.36.8-5.7
Information Media and Telecommunications54.43.23.256.23.33.1-1.8
Financial and Insurance Services123.37.36.8110.76.66.1+12.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services169.110.017.7143.38.515.5+25.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services82.74.94.898.85.95.4-16.0
Administrative and Support Services20.71.22.518.91.12.7+1.8
Public Administration and Safety121.77.24.7115.26.84.2+6.5
Education and Training75.94.51.366.53.91.3+9.5
Health Care and Social Assistance166.09.85.8147.88.85.6+18.1
Arts and Recreation Services23.11.40.621.31.30.5+1.9
Other Services24.11.41.431.41.91.5-7.3

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, Murchison Area: 1.2% Mining, Murchison Area: 4.6% Manufacturing, Murchison Area: 21.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Murchison Area: 1.6% Construction, Murchison Area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Murchison Area: 5.2% Retail Trade, Murchison Area: 4.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Murchison Area: 3.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Murchison Area: 7.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Murchison Area: 3.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Murchison Area: 7.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Murchison Area: 10.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Murchison Area: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, Murchison Area: 1.2% Public Administration and Safety, Murchison Area: 7.2% Education and Training, Murchison Area: 4.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Murchison Area: 9.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Murchison Area: 1.4% Other Services, Murchison Area: 1.4%
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, Murchison Area: -$5.7 million Mining, Murchison Area: -$8.2 million Manufacturing, Murchison Area: -$35.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Murchison Area: -$7.0 million Construction, Murchison Area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Murchison Area: +$7.4 million Retail Trade, Murchison Area: -$2.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Murchison Area: +$4.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Murchison Area: -$5.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Murchison Area: -$1.8 million Financial and Insurance Services, Murchison Area: +$12.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Murchison Area: +$25.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Murchison Area: -$16.0 million Administrative and Support Services, Murchison Area: +$1.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Murchison Area: +$6.5 million Education and Training, Murchison Area: +$9.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Murchison Area: +$18.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Murchison Area: +$1.9 million Other Services, Murchison Area: -$7.3 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 Murchison Area in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($366 million or 21.7%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($169 million or 10.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($166 million or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $701 million in total or 41.5% of the total imports by total industry in Murchison Area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Hobart accounted for 24.0% in Manufacturing; 17.7% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 5.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Murchison Area and Greater Hobart were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (9.8% compared to 5.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (4.5% compared to 1.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (10.0% compared to 17.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (4.6% compared to 9.0%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Murchison Area decreased by $1.1 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Murchison Area.

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