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Local sales

In the Cassowary Coast, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the highest local sales, generating $249 million in 2017/18.

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
Cassowary Coast - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing249.113.52.1199.79.51.8+49.4
Mining21.91.22.726.51.32.1-4.6
Manufacturing232.612.67.4212.210.19.1+20.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services118.06.43.6110.25.24.4+7.8
Construction224.812.219.1585.227.725.2-360.4
Wholesale Trade53.62.93.865.13.13.8-11.5
Retail Trade107.45.84.3116.05.54.0-8.6
Accommodation and Food Services51.42.82.643.52.12.2+7.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing99.65.44.891.24.35.1+8.4
Information Media and Telecommunications22.51.22.116.60.81.7+5.9
Financial and Insurance Services55.83.06.459.12.85.5-3.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services127.36.914.9166.87.912.9-39.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services67.43.76.756.32.75.8+11.1
Administrative and Support Services59.43.23.136.61.72.6+22.8
Public Administration and Safety121.86.64.4105.25.03.8+16.6
Education and Training64.03.53.560.62.93.1+3.4
Health Care and Social Assistance110.36.05.499.34.73.9+11.1
Arts and Recreation Services12.80.70.814.00.70.7-1.1
Other Services45.12.42.345.72.22.3-0.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

Local sales by industry sector 2017/18
Local sales by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 2.1% Mining, Queensland: 2.7% Manufacturing, Queensland: 7.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.6% Construction, Queensland: 19.1% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 2.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 6.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 14.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.7% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.4% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 0.8% Other Services, Queensland: 2.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cassowary Coast: 13.5% Mining, Cassowary Coast: 1.2% Manufacturing, Cassowary Coast: 12.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cassowary Coast: 6.4% Construction, Cassowary Coast: 12.2% Wholesale Trade, Cassowary Coast: 2.9% Retail Trade, Cassowary Coast: 5.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Cassowary Coast: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cassowary Coast: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cassowary Coast: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Cassowary Coast: 3.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cassowary Coast: 6.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cassowary Coast: 3.7% Administrative and Support Services, Cassowary Coast: 3.2% Public Administration and Safety, Cassowary Coast: 6.6% Education and Training, Cassowary Coast: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cassowary Coast: 6.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Cassowary Coast: 0.7% Other Services, Cassowary Coast: 2.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cassowary Coast: +$49.4 million Mining, Cassowary Coast: -$4.6 million Manufacturing, Cassowary Coast: +$20.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cassowary Coast: +$7.8 million Construction, Cassowary Coast: -$360.4 million Wholesale Trade, Cassowary Coast: -$11.5 million Retail Trade, Cassowary Coast: -$8.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Cassowary Coast: +$7.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cassowary Coast: +$8.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Cassowary Coast: +$5.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, Cassowary Coast: -$3.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cassowary Coast: -$39.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cassowary Coast: +$11.1 million Administrative and Support Services, Cassowary Coast: +$22.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Cassowary Coast: +$16.6 million Education and Training, Cassowary Coast: +$3.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Cassowary Coast: +$11.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Cassowary Coast: -$1.1 million Other Services, Cassowary Coast: -$0.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Cassowary Coast in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (249 people or 13.5%)
  • Manufacturing (233 people or 12.6%)
  • Construction (225 people or 12.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $706 million in total or 38.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the Cassowary Coast.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 2.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 7.4% in Manufacturing; and 19.1% in Construction.

The major differences between local sales by industries in the Cassowary Coast and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (13.5% compared to 2.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Manufacturing (12.6% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (6.9% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (12.2% compared to 19.1%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Cassowary Coast decreased by $264.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Cassowary Coast were for:

  • Construction (-$360 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$49 million)

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