In the Livingstone Shire Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $165 million in 2018/19.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Livingstone Shire Council area Plains boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Livingstone Shire Council area||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Queensland||$m||%||Queensland||2013/14 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||64.2||11.9||5.4||78.4||15.7||6.9||-14.2|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||1.8||0.3||3.7||26.2||5.2||3.5||-24.4|
|Accommodation and Food Services||32.8||6.1||3.3||40.5||8.1||3.7||-7.7|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||14.3||2.6||9.9||30.6||6.1||10.5||-16.3|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1.3||0.2||0.8||1.2||0.2||0.8||+0.1|
|Financial and Insurance Services||5.3||1.0||3.4||4.1||0.8||2.8||+1.2|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||3.7||0.7||0.7||14.7||3.0||1.2||-11.0|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||6.7||1.2||3.5||5.4||1.1||3.8||+1.3|
|Administrative and Support Services||8.3||1.5||2.1||3.3||0.7||1.0||+5.1|
|Public Administration and Safety||6.6||1.2||5.2||7.4||1.5||5.7||-0.7|
|Education and Training||19.9||3.7||3.7||9.7||2.0||3.6||+10.2|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||5.2||1.0||5.1||3.9||0.8||3.1||+1.3|
|Arts and Recreation Services||3.1||0.6||1.3||1.6||0.3||1.5||+1.6|
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 morePlease refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in the Livingstone Shire Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($165 million or 30.5%)
- Mining ($164 million or 30.3%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($64 million or 11.9%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $393 million in total or 72.6% of the total imports by industry in the the Livingstone Shire Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 15.2% in Manufacturing; 27.1% in Mining and 5.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.
The major differences between total imports by industries of the Livingstone Shire Council area and Queensland were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (30.5% compared to 15.2%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (2.6% compared to 9.9%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (11.9% compared to 5.4%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (1.0% compared to 5.1%)
The total total imports by industry in the Livingstone Shire Council area increased by $43 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Livingstone Shire Council area were for:
- Mining (+$101 million)
- Education and Training (+$10 million)
- Manufacturing (+$8 million)
- Administrative and Support Services (+$5 million)