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Local sales

In the Livingstone Shire Council area, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $369 million in 2017/18.

Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales 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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Local sales 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 Fishing119.67.02.1102.05.81.8+17.6
Mining38.22.22.744.72.52.1-6.5
Manufacturing125.77.47.4129.47.49.1-3.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services25.01.53.699.75.74.4-74.7
Construction368.721.619.1427.824.425.2-59.1
Wholesale Trade49.82.93.860.93.53.8-11.1
Retail Trade94.05.54.380.54.64.0+13.5
Accommodation and Food Services68.04.02.660.33.42.2+7.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing51.43.04.865.53.75.1-14.1
Information Media and Telecommunications9.30.52.114.10.81.7-4.8
Financial and Insurance Services57.73.46.453.93.15.5+3.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services185.510.914.9229.713.112.9-44.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services59.83.56.752.03.05.8+7.8
Administrative and Support Services48.72.93.127.41.62.6+21.3
Public Administration and Safety151.18.84.4108.66.23.8+42.5
Education and Training97.25.73.574.54.23.1+22.8
Health Care and Social Assistance89.75.35.464.93.73.9+24.8
Arts and Recreation Services20.21.20.816.71.00.7+3.5
Other Services48.62.82.341.82.42.3+6.9

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

Local sales by industry sector 2017/18
Local sales by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 2.1% Mining, Queensland: 2.7% Manufacturing, Queensland: 7.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.6% Construction, Queensland: 19.1% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 2.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 6.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 14.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.7% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.4% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 0.8% Other Services, Queensland: 2.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 7.0% Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.2% Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 7.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.5% Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 21.6% Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.9% Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 5.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 4.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 3.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 10.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 3.5% Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.9% Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: 8.8% Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: 5.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: 5.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.2% Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$17.6 million Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$6.5 million Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$3.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$74.7 million Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$59.1 million Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$11.1 million Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$13.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$7.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$14.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$4.8 million Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$3.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$44.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$7.8 million Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$21.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$42.5 million Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$22.8 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$24.8 million Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$3.5 million Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$6.9 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 local sales by industry sectors in Livingstone Shire Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (369 people or 21.6%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (186 people or 10.9%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (151 people or 8.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $705 million in total or 41.3% of the total local sales by total industry in the Livingstone Shire Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 19.1% in Construction; 14.9% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 4.4% in Public Administration and Safety.

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

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (7.0% compared to 2.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Public Administration and Safety (8.8% compared to 4.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (10.9% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.5% compared to 6.7%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Livingstone Shire Council area decreased by $46.1 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Livingstone Shire Council area were for:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$75 million)
  • Construction (-$59 million)

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