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Output

In Gladstone Regional Council area, Manufacturing had the largest output by industry, generating $2,304 million in 2017/18.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Gladstone Regional Council area. 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 Gladstone Regional Council area’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.

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Output by industry sector
Gladstone Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing197.81.93.5120.90.83.1+76.8
Mining1,131.110.78.5277.21.95.9+853.8
Manufacturing2,304.321.89.93,163.322.112.2-859.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services883.08.43.9773.95.44.5+109.1
Construction1,306.212.413.46,014.141.918.7-4,707.9
Wholesale Trade350.23.33.8248.41.74.0+101.7
Retail Trade363.13.44.0257.01.83.8+106.1
Accommodation and Food Services189.41.82.9174.31.22.7+15.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,163.811.06.61,152.68.07.3+11.2
Information Media and Telecommunications29.80.31.828.00.21.4+1.9
Financial and Insurance Services141.41.35.6114.10.84.7+27.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services570.75.410.8566.43.99.8+4.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services553.85.25.9537.33.75.4+16.4
Administrative and Support Services175.21.72.8143.81.02.1+31.4
Public Administration and Safety310.52.95.0217.61.54.5+92.9
Education and Training263.92.53.6190.21.33.1+73.7
Health Care and Social Assistance442.14.25.1187.01.33.7+255.1
Arts and Recreation Services31.90.31.022.90.21.0+9.0
Other Services155.51.52.1154.21.12.1+1.3

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

Output by industry sector 2017/18
Output by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 3.5% Mining, Queensland: 8.5% Manufacturing, Queensland: 9.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.9% Construction, Queensland: 13.4% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 6.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 1.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 5.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 10.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 5.9% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.0% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.0% Other Services, Queensland: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.9% Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: 10.7% Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 21.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 8.4% Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: 12.4% Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 3.3% Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 3.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 11.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 5.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 5.2% Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.7% Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.9% Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: 4.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.3% Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in output by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$76.8 million Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$853.8 million Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$859.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$109.1 million Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$4,707.9 million Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$101.7 million Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$106.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$15.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$11.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$1.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$27.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$4.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$16.4 million Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$31.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$92.9 million Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$73.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$255.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$9.0 million Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$1.3 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 output by industry sectors in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (2,304 million or 21.8%)
  • Construction (1,306 million or 12.4%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1,164 million or 11.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,774 million in total or 45.2% of the total output by total industry in Gladstone Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 9.9% in Manufacturing; 13.4% in Construction; and 6.6% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (21.8% compared to 9.9%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (8.4% compared to 3.9%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (11.0% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (5.4% compared to 10.8%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Gladstone Regional Council area decreased by $3,779.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Gladstone Regional Council area were for:

  • Construction (-$4,708 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$859 million)
  • Mining (+$854 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$255 million)

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