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Maranoa Regional Council

Industry composition

In 2015, the Goods related sector accounted for 33.4% of employment in the Maranoa Regional Council. The importance of this sector has increased over the last 10 years (32.8% in 2005)

Understanding the economic role of the Maranoa Regional Council provides a framework for understanding what policy responses and investment may be appropriate to support the growth of businesses and maintenance of a vibrant economy in the future.

The charts and table below give a broad overview of the role and function of your economy. It helps answer questions such as:

  • How much of the the Maranoa Regional Council's economy is driven by meeting the local population needs?
  • What proportion of jobs in the area are in goods production or selling of products?
  • In which broad sectors are the key strengths of the local economy?
  • What contribution do business services make in your area and is it growing?
  • Is there a presence of local, state and federal government workers in in the area?

Once you have developed a broad picture of your economy, you can then drill down further with all the detail here.

Employment composition
Employment composition Public administration and safety, 2015: 7.6% Business services, 2015: 8.1% Mining, 2015: 8.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2015: 16.6% Household services, 2015: 25.4% Goods related, 2015: 33.4% Public administration and safety, 2010: 8.0% Business services, 2010: 7.6% Mining, 2010: 7.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2010: 20.1% Household services, 2010: 24.6% Goods related, 2010: 32.5% Public administration and safety, 2005: 8.1% Business services, 2005: 6.9% Mining, 2005: 3.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 2005: 25.0% Household services, 2005: 24.2% Goods related, 2005: 32.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
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Employment composition
Maranoa Regional Council201520102005
Goods related2,80533.42,58932.52,24832.8
Household services2,13225.41,96324.61,66224.2
Agriculture, forestry and fishing1,39816.61,60520.11,71225.0
Business services6828.16057.64766.9
Public administration and safety6377.66348.05538.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2014-15 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.