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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Local sales

In the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $3,422 million in 2015/16.

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
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 Fishing1,133.06.82.11,048.76.42.1+84.3
Mining325.21.93.0284.01.72.3+41.2
Manufacturing1,327.27.97.61,496.79.19.4-169.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services831.35.04.0932.15.74.4-100.8
Construction3,421.520.420.83,845.623.521.7-424.1
Wholesale Trade552.53.34.2498.23.04.1+54.4
Retail Trade1,051.86.34.7981.46.04.7+70.4
Accommodation and Food Services346.22.12.2375.72.32.4-29.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing568.83.44.7563.43.45.1+5.4
Information Media and Telecommunications292.21.72.7269.01.62.5+23.2
Financial and Insurance Services622.13.76.1509.13.15.2+113.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,798.710.711.31,332.78.18.8+466.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services469.32.85.8489.93.06.3-20.6
Administrative and Support Services368.32.22.8407.12.53.2-38.8
Public Administration and Safety860.55.14.2769.14.74.2+91.4
Education and Training704.94.23.6679.04.23.6+25.9
Health Care and Social Assistance1,572.99.45.81,384.98.55.6+187.9
Arts and Recreation Services128.70.81.4106.60.71.5+22.1
Other Services358.92.13.1386.42.43.0-27.5

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.

Local sales by industry sector 2015/16
Local sales by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 2.1% Mining, Queensland: 3.0% Manufacturing, Queensland: 7.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 4.0% Construction, Queensland: 20.8% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 4.2% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 2.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 6.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 11.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 5.8% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.2% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.4% Other Services, Queensland: 3.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.8% Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.9% Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 7.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.0% Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 20.4% Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.3% Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.3% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.7% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 10.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.8% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.2% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.1% Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 9.4% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.8% Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.1%
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, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$84.3 million Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$41.2 million Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$169.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$100.8 million Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$424.1 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$54.4 million Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$70.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$29.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$5.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$23.2 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$113.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$466.0 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$20.6 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$38.8 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$91.4 million Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$25.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$187.9 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$22.1 million Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$27.5 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 RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (3,422 people or 20.4%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (1,799 people or 10.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,573 people or 9.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $6,793 million in total or 40.6% of the total local sales by total industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 20.8% in Construction; 11.3% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 5.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

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

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (6.8% compared to 2.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (9.4% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.8% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (3.7% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region increased by $374.4 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

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

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$466 million)
  • Construction (-$424 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$188 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$170 million)

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