In Gunnedah Shire, Mining had the largest total exports by industry, generating $299 million in 2019/20.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Gunnedah Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Shire to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Gunnedah Shire - Constant prices||2019/20||2014/15||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2014/15 to 2019/20|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||105.0||17.1||3.1||198.9||27.1||4.6||-93.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||2.5||0.4||2.9||10.7||1.5||2.9||-8.2||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||6.2||1.0||2.8||6.8||0.9||2.9||-0.6||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||47.5||7.7||8.9||37.3||5.1||8.3||+10.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1.2||0.2||6.1||0.5||0.0||5.0||+0.7||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||1.5||0.3||16.1||1.5||0.2||16.1||0||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||1.3||0.2||1.3||4.9||0.7||0.8||-3.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||3.4||0.6||9.7||4.1||0.6||8.3||-0.7||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||5.8||1.0||2.7||19.2||2.6||3.2||-13.3||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||1.9||0.3||3.9||1.9||0.3||4.4||+0.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||5.0||0.8||3.8||4.0||0.6||3.6||+1.0||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||2.7||0.4||3.9||2.4||0.3||3.2||+0.3||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.3||0.0||1.3||0.3||0.0||1.3||0||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window)(informed decisions).
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
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Gunnedah Shire in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:
- Mining ($299 million or 48.8%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($105 million or 17.1%)
- Manufacturing ($74 million or 12.0%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $478 million in total or 77.9% of the total exports by total industry in Gunnedah Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 7.0% in Mining; 3.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 16.6% in Manufacturing.
The major differences between total exports by industries in Gunnedah Shire and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (48.8% compared to 7.0%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (17.1% compared to 3.1%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.3% compared to 16.1%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (0.6% compared to 9.7%)
The total exports by industries in Gunnedah Shire decreased by $119.8 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Gunnedah Shire were for:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$94 million)
- Mining (-$74 million)