Gympie Regional Council

Value added

In Gympie Regional Council, Construction most productive industry, generating $258 million in 2021/22.

Value added by industry is an indicator of business productivity in Gympie Regional Council. It shows how productive each industry sector is at increasing the value of its inputs. It is a more refined measure of the productivity of an industry sector than output (total gross revenue), as some industries have high levels of output but require large amounts of input expenditure to achieve that.

By comparing the value added of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of Gympie Regional Council’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 see what contribution each industry makes to the state or region, see the Industry sector analysissection. To understand the value of a worker in each industry, view this dataset in conjunction with Worker productivity data, and to see the relationship of value added to the total size of the economy, go to the Gross Regional Product section.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Value added by industry sector
Gympie Regional Council2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing247.712.64.1248.713.63.7-1.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services42.72.23.439.42.23.6+3.3
Wholesale Trade66.43.43.959.33.24.0+7.1
Retail Trade134.86.95.6133.17.35.5+1.7
Accommodation and Food Services63.23.22.848.92.73.0+14.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing81.
Information Media and Telecommunications14.70.71.621.21.21.4-6.5
Financial and Insurance Services47.22.46.558.33.26.7-11.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services43.62.23.538.72.13.4+4.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services67.53.47.955.33.07.0+12.2
Administrative and Support Services72.
Public Administration and Safety113.25.86.594.15.26.2+19.0
Education and Training145.07.46.0130.87.26.3+14.2
Health Care and Social Assistance219.611.210.2156.08.58.4+63.6
Arts and Recreation Services10.
Other Services55.92.92.451.02.82.4+4.9
Total industries1,959.4100.0100.01,828.0100.0100.0+131.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. Each release may change previous years’ figures. Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the valued added by industry sectors in Gympie Regional Council in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (258 million or 13.2%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (248 million or 12.6%)
  • Manufacturing (242 million or 12.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 748 million in total or 38.2% of the total value added by industry in the Gympie Regional Council.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 9.0% in Construction; 4.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 6.9% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between the value added by industries of Gympie Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of value added by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (12.6% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Mining (1.7% compared to 8.5%)
  • A larger percentage of value added by Manufacturing (12.3% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of value added by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.4% compared to 7.9%)

Emerging groups

The total value added by industry in Gympie Regional Council $increased by 131 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the value added by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in Gympie Regional Council were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$64 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$19 million)
  • Construction (+$16 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$14 million)

Gympie Regional Council

economic profile