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Imports

In the Livingstone Shire Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $592 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Livingstone Shire 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 prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing25.91.23.125.31.44.0+0.6
Mining30.61.57.050.12.96.4-19.5
Manufacturing592.228.435.1544.531.137.9+47.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services101.84.93.743.82.53.1+58.0
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade79.33.83.059.63.43.4+19.7
Retail Trade91.64.42.267.53.92.1+24.1
Accommodation and Food Services51.92.52.936.12.13.0+15.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing99.64.84.6104.66.05.3-5.0
Information Media and Telecommunications96.84.63.775.34.33.6+21.5
Financial and Insurance Services209.310.110.0154.88.88.1+54.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services4.90.20.73.40.20.5+1.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services97.24.76.590.05.16.4+7.2
Administrative and Support Services15.80.81.632.11.82.0-16.3
Public Administration and Safety89.84.35.192.35.34.9-2.4
Education and Training81.43.92.481.84.72.1-0.4
Health Care and Social Assistance304.214.65.1192.711.03.8+111.5
Arts and Recreation Services53.82.61.542.12.41.4+11.7
Other Services55.52.71.756.83.22.0-1.4

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

Total imports by industry sector 2018/19
Total imports by industry sector 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 3.1% Mining, Queensland: 7.0% Manufacturing, Queensland: 35.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.7% Construction, Queensland: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.0% Retail Trade, Queensland: 2.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 3.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 10.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.5% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.1% Education and Training, Queensland: 2.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.5% Other Services, Queensland: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.2% Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.5% Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 28.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.9% Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 3.8% Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 10.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.7% Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.8% Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.3% Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: 14.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.6% Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.6 million Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$19.5 million Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$47.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$58.0 million Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$19.7 million Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$24.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$15.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$5.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$21.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$54.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$1.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$7.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$16.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$2.4 million Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$0.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$111.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$11.7 million Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$1.4 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 total imports by industry sectors in Livingstone Shire Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($592 million or 28.4%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($304 million or 14.6%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($209 million or 10.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,106 million in total or 53.1% of the total imports by total industry in the Livingstone Shire Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 35.1% in Manufacturing; 5.1% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 10.0% 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 (14.6% compared to 5.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (4.4% compared to 2.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (28.4% compared to 35.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (1.5% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the Livingstone Shire Council area increased by $329.1 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:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$112 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$58 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$55 million)

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