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Local sales

In Gladstone Regional Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $1,306 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
Gladstone Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182006/07Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2006/07 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing88.31.42.196.21.42.0-8.0
Mining539.18.52.7212.03.01.6+327.1
Manufacturing505.18.07.41,089.615.410.1-584.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services600.59.53.6641.19.14.9-40.6
Construction1,306.220.619.12,103.729.821.1-797.6
Wholesale Trade210.83.33.8165.62.33.9+45.2
Retail Trade323.75.14.3252.33.64.1+71.4
Accommodation and Food Services130.32.12.6146.52.12.7-16.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing413.46.54.8414.05.95.5-0.6
Information Media and Telecommunications27.90.42.139.50.61.8-11.5
Financial and Insurance Services134.32.16.4180.72.65.1-46.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services502.67.914.9609.38.616.0-106.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services444.67.06.7309.44.44.9+135.2
Administrative and Support Services161.22.53.1146.62.12.9+14.6
Public Administration and Safety287.74.54.4175.52.53.8+112.2
Education and Training182.72.93.5174.52.53.1+8.2
Health Care and Social Assistance338.95.35.4128.91.83.2+210.0
Arts and Recreation Services30.30.50.835.90.50.7-5.7
Other Services122.51.92.3132.11.92.6-9.6

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, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.4% Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: 8.5% Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 8.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 9.5% Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: 20.6% Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 3.3% Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 5.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 6.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 7.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 7.0% Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: 4.5% Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: 5.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.5% Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.9%
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, 2006/07 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2006/07 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$8.0 million Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$327.1 million Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$584.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$40.6 million Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$797.6 million Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$45.2 million Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$71.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$16.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$0.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$11.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$46.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$106.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$135.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$14.6 million Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$112.2 million Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$8.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$210.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$5.7 million Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$9.6 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 Gladstone Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (1,306 people or 20.6%)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (600 people or 9.5%)
  • Mining (539 people or 8.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,446 million in total or 38.5% of the total local sales by total industry in Gladstone Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 19.1% in Construction; 3.6% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and 2.7% in Mining.

The major differences between local sales by industries in Gladstone Regional Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Mining (8.5% compared to 2.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (9.5% compared to 3.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (7.9% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (2.1% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Gladstone Regional Council area decreased by $703.3 million between 2006/07 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2006/07 and 2017/18 in Gladstone Regional Council area were for:

  • Construction (-$798 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$585 million)
  • Mining (+$327 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$210 million)

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