Moreton Bay

Local sales

In the Moreton Bay, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $6,951 million in 2021/22.

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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Local sales by industry sector
Moreton Bay - Constant prices2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing974.63.53.0599.02.62.2+375.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services744.12.74.1580.22.54.0+163.8
Wholesale Trade897.03.23.3836.23.63.6+60.8
Retail Trade1,933.46.95.01,536.36.74.5+397.1
Accommodation and Food Services851.43.02.5703.43.11.9+148.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing982.23.54.5854.93.74.9+127.3
Information Media and Telecommunications364.11.32.3260.41.11.8+103.6
Financial and Insurance Services1,382.14.95.81,
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,668.76.06.21,405.86.16.3+262.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1,397.15.07.41,
Administrative and Support Services829.63.03.5643.72.83.3+185.9
Public Administration and Safety1,
Education and Training1,443.05.14.31,
Health Care and Social Assistance2,865.810.27.41,885.58.26.1+980.3
Arts and Recreation Services261.80.91.0175.40.80.9+86.4
Other Services767.32.72.3661.32.92.3+106.0
Total industries28,030.1100.0100.022,931.0100.0100.0+5,099.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2022. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .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 local sales by industry sectors in the Moreton Bay in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction ($6,951million or 24.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($2,866million or 10.2%)
  • Manufacturing ($2,512million or 9.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $12,329 million in total or 44.0% of the total local sales by total industry in the the Moreton Bay.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 20.1% in Construction; 7.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 9.1% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between local sales by industries of the Moreton Bay and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Construction (24.8% compared to 20.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Mining (0.2% compared to 3.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (10.2% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (5.0% compared to 7.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the Moreton Bay $increased by 5,099 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in the Moreton Bay were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$980 million)
  • Construction (+$700 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$450 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$397 million)

City of Moreton Bay

economic profile