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In Maranoa Regional Council, Mining had the largest output by industry, generating $1,683 million in 2018/19.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in Maranoa 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 Maranoa 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
Maranoa Regional Council2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing427.612.43.3458.016.23.5-30.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services184.95.44.1121.84.33.6+63.1
Wholesale Trade39.21.13.548.31.73.6-9.0
Retail Trade46.91.43.853.51.93.7-6.5
Accommodation and Food Services47.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing80.42.36.6105.43.76.6-25.0
Information Media and Telecommunications30.80.91.814.10.51.5+16.6
Financial and Insurance Services40.21.25.343.91.64.5-3.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services71.02.19.474.72.68.3-3.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services31.90.95.832.61.25.2-0.7
Administrative and Support Services20.
Public Administration and Safety79.12.34.584.73.04.4-5.6
Education and Training55.51.63.842.11.53.3+13.5
Health Care and Social Assistance110.
Arts and Recreation Services10.
Other Services35.
Total industries3,446.6100.0100.02,827.8100.0100.0+618.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id informed decisions. 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the output by industry sectors in Maranoa Regional Council in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($1,683 million or 48.8%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($428 million or 12.4%)
  • Construction ($350 million or 10.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,460 million in total or 71.4% of the total output by total industry in the Maranoa Regional Council.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 9.5% in Mining; 3.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 13.4% in Construction.

The major differences between output by industries of Maranoa Regional Council and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of output by Mining (48.8% compared to 9.5%)
  • A larger percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (12.4% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (2.1% compared to 9.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Manufacturing (3.0% compared to 9.9%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in Maranoa Regional Council increased by $619 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the output by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Maranoa Regional Council were for:

  • Mining (+$1,504 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$63 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$50 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$17 million)

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