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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Imports

In the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $3,363 million in 2015/16.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the RDA Wide Bay Burnett 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
RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing84.90.93.180.00.83.3+4.9
Mining873.18.813.6771.37.913.6+101.8
Manufacturing3,362.633.834.73,332.834.336.3+29.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services146.21.51.7130.41.31.6+15.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade506.05.12.9496.75.12.7+9.2
Retail Trade61.00.60.949.30.50.7+11.7
Accommodation and Food Services171.01.74.1188.81.93.4-17.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing564.15.74.9557.05.75.2+7.1
Information Media and Telecommunications429.24.34.1405.64.24.0+23.6
Financial and Insurance Services1,062.310.78.61,002.410.38.0+59.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services326.53.33.0396.84.12.9-70.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services716.67.26.5744.67.76.6-28.0
Administrative and Support Services128.71.31.4126.31.31.5+2.5
Public Administration and Safety599.66.03.7594.26.13.8+5.3
Education and Training203.02.01.7147.01.51.5+56.0
Health Care and Social Assistance316.43.22.4347.83.62.3-31.5
Arts and Recreation Services384.73.91.6281.22.91.6+103.5
Other Services19.20.21.154.90.61.0-35.6

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 2014-15 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, Queensland: 3.1% Mining, Queensland: 13.6% Manufacturing, Queensland: 34.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 1.7% Construction, Queensland: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 2.9% Retail Trade, Queensland: 0.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 4.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 4.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 8.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 3.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.5% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 3.7% Education and Training, Queensland: 1.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 2.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.6% Other Services, Queensland: 1.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.9% Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 8.8% Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 33.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.5% Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.1% Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.6% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.3% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 10.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 7.2% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.3% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.0% Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.2% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.9% Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.2%
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, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$4.9 million Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$101.8 million Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$29.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$15.8 million Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$9.2 million Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$11.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$17.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$7.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$23.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$59.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$70.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$28.0 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$2.5 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$5.3 million Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$56.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$31.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$103.5 million Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$35.6 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 RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($3,363 million or 33.8%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($1,062 million or 10.7%)
  • Mining ($873 million or 8.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $5,298 million in total or 53.2% of the total imports by total industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 34.7% in Manufacturing; 8.6% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 13.6% in Mining.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (6.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Arts and Recreation Services (3.9% compared to 1.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (8.8% compared to 13.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (1.7% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region increased by $247.8 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region were for:

  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$103 million)
  • Mining (+$102 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$70 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$60 million)

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