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Output

In Gladstone Regional Council area, Manufacturing had the largest output by industry, generating $3,289 million in 2018/19.

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 prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing192.21.53.9145.90.93.5+46.3
Mining3,062.223.110.5226.21.46.5+2,836.0
Manufacturing3,288.524.810.12,722.017.212.8+566.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services900.86.84.0690.04.43.7+210.7
Construction1,405.410.613.78,278.552.420.1-6,873.0
Wholesale Trade196.81.53.1204.51.33.6-7.7
Retail Trade318.72.43.9255.71.63.7+63.1
Accommodation and Food Services224.51.73.0186.01.22.8+38.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing983.87.45.91,098.37.06.6-114.5
Information Media and Telecommunications31.80.21.623.30.11.5+8.6
Financial and Insurance Services148.81.15.5106.00.74.4+42.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services585.34.48.8440.32.88.3+145.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services606.64.65.8484.63.15.2+122.0
Administrative and Support Services215.01.63.1162.51.02.6+52.5
Public Administration and Safety190.51.44.3188.81.24.5+1.7
Education and Training297.52.23.9208.51.33.3+89.0
Health Care and Social Assistance422.93.26.1224.71.44.0+198.2
Arts and Recreation Services17.80.11.018.60.11.0-0.9
Other Services150.71.12.0132.20.81.9+18.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 2018/19
Output by industry sector 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 3.9% Mining, Queensland: 10.5% Manufacturing, Queensland: 10.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 4.0% Construction, Queensland: 13.7% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.1% Retail Trade, Queensland: 3.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 5.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 1.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 5.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 8.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 5.8% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.3% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 6.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.0% Other Services, Queensland: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.5% Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: 23.1% Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 24.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 6.8% Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: 10.6% Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.5% Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 7.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 4.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.4% Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: 3.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.1% Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in output by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in output by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$46.3 million Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$2,836.0 million Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$566.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$210.7 million Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$6,873.0 million Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$7.7 million Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$63.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$38.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$114.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$8.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$42.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$145.0 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$122.0 million Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$52.5 million Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$1.7 million Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$89.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$198.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$0.9 million Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$18.5 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
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 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (3,289 million or 24.8%)
  • Mining (3,062 million or 23.1%)
  • Construction (1,405 million or 10.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $7,756 million in total or 58.6% of the total output by total industry in Gladstone Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 10.1% in Manufacturing; 10.5% in Mining; and 13.7% in Construction.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Manufacturing (24.8% compared to 10.1%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Mining (23.1% compared to 10.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (4.4% compared to 8.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (1.1% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Gladstone Regional Council area decreased by $2,556.6 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Gladstone Regional Council area were for:

  • Construction (-$6,873 million)
  • Mining (+$2,836 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$567 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$211 million)

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