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In the City of Ipswich, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $4,398 million in 2014/15.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in City of Ipswich. It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.

By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of City of Ipswich’s economy. This can be done by directly comparing the percentage contribution of each industry to the total output, relative to the benchmark, or by using a location quotient, where a number greater than one indicates a high concentration of that industry and less than one indicates a lower concentration.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, output data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

Detailed data notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
City of Ipswich - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing134.30.83.0109.90.73.5+24.4
Mining229.91.48.8267.81.88.8-38.0
Manufacturing3,792.323.012.33,546.923.612.9+245.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services554.93.44.1655.34.44.9-100.4
Construction4,397.626.719.23,680.324.516.8+717.3
Wholesale Trade423.62.63.6438.12.94.2-14.5
Retail Trade628.03.83.9622.24.14.3+5.7
Accommodation and Food Services353.82.13.0335.62.23.1+18.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing798.54.86.4736.74.96.6+61.8
Information Media and Telecommunications109.50.71.9108.90.71.9+0.6
Financial and Insurance Services474.72.95.2377.82.54.3+96.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services676.34.15.0447.03.04.3+229.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services490.73.05.2534.03.65.7-43.3
Administrative and Support Services250.91.52.2275.91.82.8-25.0
Public Administration and Safety1,407.38.55.11,270.08.54.9+137.2
Education and Training586.13.63.2523.93.53.2+62.2
Health Care and Social Assistance826.05.04.8752.15.04.7+73.8
Arts and Recreation Services85.60.51.095.20.61.0-9.6
Other Services253.71.52.1233.01.62.1+20.7

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.

Output by industry sector 2014/15
Output by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 3.0% Mining, Queensland: 8.8% Manufacturing, Queensland: 12.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 4.1% Construction, Queensland: 19.2% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.6% Retail Trade, Queensland: 3.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 6.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 1.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 5.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 5.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 5.2% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 2.2% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.1% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.0% Other Services, Queensland: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Ipswich: 0.8% Mining, City of Ipswich: 1.4% Manufacturing, City of Ipswich: 23.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Ipswich: 3.4% Construction, City of Ipswich: 26.7% Wholesale Trade, City of Ipswich: 2.6% Retail Trade, City of Ipswich: 3.8% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Ipswich: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Ipswich: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Ipswich: 0.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Ipswich: 2.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Ipswich: 4.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Ipswich: 3.0% Administrative and Support Services, City of Ipswich: 1.5% Public Administration and Safety, City of Ipswich: 8.5% Education and Training, City of Ipswich: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Ipswich: 5.0% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Ipswich: 0.5% Other Services, City of Ipswich: 1.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in output by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Ipswich: +$24.4 million Mining, City of Ipswich: -$38.0 million Manufacturing, City of Ipswich: +$245.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Ipswich: -$100.4 million Construction, City of Ipswich: +$717.3 million Wholesale Trade, City of Ipswich: -$14.5 million Retail Trade, City of Ipswich: +$5.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Ipswich: +$18.1 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Ipswich: +$61.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Ipswich: +$0.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Ipswich: +$96.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Ipswich: +$229.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Ipswich: -$43.3 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Ipswich: -$25.0 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Ipswich: +$137.2 million Education and Training, City of Ipswich: +$62.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Ipswich: +$73.8 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Ipswich: -$9.6 million Other Services, City of Ipswich: +$20.7 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 output by industry sectors in City of Ipswich in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (4,398 million or 26.7%)
  • Manufacturing (3,792 million or 23.0%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (1,407 million or 8.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $9,597 million in total or 58.3% of the total output by total industry in the City of Ipswich.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 19.2% in Construction; 12.3% in Manufacturing; and 5.1% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between output by industries in the City of Ipswich and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (23.0% compared to 12.3%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (26.7% compared to 19.2%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Public Administration and Safety (8.5% compared to 5.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Mining (1.4% compared to 8.8%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the City of Ipswich increased by $1,462.9 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the City of Ipswich were for:

  • Construction (+$717 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$245 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$229 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$137 million)

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