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Murweh Shire

Local sales

In Murweh Shire, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the highest local sales, generating $44 million in 2019/20.

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
Murweh Shire - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing44.018.91.559.317.92.4-15.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.60.74.611.83.63.9-10.2
Wholesale Trade7.83.43.312.23.73.3-4.4
Retail Trade16.
Accommodation and Food Services6.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing7.
Information Media and Telecommunications3.
Financial and Insurance Services7.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.90.411.614.64.411.4-13.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services8.03.46.713.24.06.1-5.2
Administrative and Support Services5.
Public Administration and Safety20.88.94.519.96.04.1+0.8
Education and Training16.
Health Care and Social Assistance29.
Arts and Recreation Services0.
Other Services6.
Total industries233.2100.0100.0331.2100.0100.0-98.0

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. 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 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 local sales by industry sectors in Murweh Shire in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($44million or 18.9%)
  • Construction ($37million or 16.1%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($29million or 12.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $111 million in total or 47.4% of the total local sales by total industry in the Murweh Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 1.5% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 20.6% in Construction and 7.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between local sales by industries of Murweh Shire and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (18.9% compared to 1.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (0.4% compared to 11.6%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (12.5% compared to 7.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (16.1% compared to 20.6%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in Murweh Shire $decreased by -98 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Murweh Shire were for:

  • Construction (-$39 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$15 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (-$14 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$10 million)

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