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Imports

In the Livingstone Shire Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $490 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Livingstone Shire Council area boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Shire.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.

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Total imports by industry sector
Livingstone Shire Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing19.61.32.815.41.13.4+4.2
Mining26.21.73.219.81.46.0+6.4
Manufacturing489.931.939.3457.532.938.4+32.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services79.25.23.329.12.13.3+50.1
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade76.35.03.856.44.13.5+19.9
Retail Trade54.83.61.747.13.41.6+7.7
Accommodation and Food Services29.81.93.528.82.13.1+1.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing104.06.85.299.67.26.2+4.4
Information Media and Telecommunications68.94.54.054.23.93.7+14.7
Financial and Insurance Services151.69.99.0123.08.87.9+28.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3.90.30.63.30.20.5+0.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services97.96.47.084.66.16.6+13.3
Administrative and Support Services10.00.71.426.91.91.8-16.8
Public Administration and Safety62.94.15.297.07.05.3-34.0
Education and Training42.42.82.372.45.22.2-30.0
Health Care and Social Assistance168.010.94.6122.78.83.6+45.3
Arts and Recreation Services30.22.01.821.31.51.4+8.8
Other Services20.61.31.333.22.41.5-12.6

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

Total imports by industry sector 2017/18
Total imports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 2.8% Mining, Queensland: 3.2% Manufacturing, Queensland: 39.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.3% Construction, Queensland: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 5.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 4.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 9.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 7.0% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.2% Education and Training, Queensland: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.8% Other Services, Queensland: 1.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.3% Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.7% Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 31.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 5.2% Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 5.0% Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 3.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 6.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 9.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.7% Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.1% Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: 10.9% Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.0% Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.3%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$4.2 million Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$6.4 million Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$32.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$50.1 million Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$19.9 million Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$7.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$1.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$4.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$14.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$28.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$13.3 million Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$16.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$34.0 million Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$30.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$45.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$8.8 million Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$12.6 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 total imports by industry sectors in Livingstone Shire Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($490 million or 31.9%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($168 million or 10.9%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($152 million or 9.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $809 million in total or 52.7% of the total imports by total industry in the Livingstone Shire Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 39.3% in Manufacturing; 4.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 9.0% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the Livingstone Shire Council area and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.9% compared to 4.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (5.2% compared to 3.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (3.6% compared to 1.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (31.9% compared to 39.3%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the Livingstone Shire Council area increased by $144.0 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest change in total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Livingstone Shire Council area was for:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$50 million)

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