Lockyer Valley Regional Council


In the Lockyer Valley Regional Council, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $1,374 million in 2021/22.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in the Lockyer Valley Regional Council. It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.

By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of the Lockyer Valley 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 get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, output data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

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

The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Output by industry sector
Lockyer Valley Regional Council2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1,161.524.45.0814.725.74.0+346.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services92.
Wholesale Trade136.12.93.590.02.83.6+46.1
Retail Trade166.03.54.4135.04.34.0+31.0
Accommodation and Food Services58.81.22.551.31.62.5+7.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing232.04.95.9232.57.36.5-0.5
Information Media and Telecommunications13.50.31.913.90.41.5-0.3
Financial and Insurance Services38.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services62.71.34.3144.64.64.5-81.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services70.51.56.4120.53.86.1-50.0
Administrative and Support Services83.91.82.971.52.32.8+12.5
Public Administration and Safety125.
Education and Training223.14.74.1240.17.64.3-17.0
Health Care and Social Assistance144.53.06.6102.33.25.6+42.2
Arts and Recreation Services6.
Other Services68.
Total industries4,769.7100.0100.03,168.5100.0100.0+1,601.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in the Lockyer Valley Regional Council in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($1,374 million or 28.8%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($1,161 million or 24.4%)
  • Manufacturing ($535 million or 11.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,070 million in total or 64.4% of the total output by total industry in the the Lockyer Valley Regional Council.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 13.8% in Construction; 5.0% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 11.4% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between output by industries of the Lockyer Valley Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (24.4% compared to 5.0%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Construction (28.8% compared to 13.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Mining (3.7% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.5% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the Lockyer Valley Regional Council increased by $1,601 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in the Lockyer Valley Regional Council were for:

  • Construction (+$963 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$347 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$186 million)
  • Mining (+$72 million)

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

economic profile