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Northern Midlands Council area

Imports

In Northern Midlands Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $264 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Northern Tasmania Region boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import 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.

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Total imports by industry sector
Northern Midlands Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Regional TAS%$m%Regional TAS%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing17.81.71.915.91.82.9+1.9
Mining38.03.65.033.23.76.2+4.8
Manufacturing263.824.728.9238.026.829.2+25.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services40.83.82.830.93.52.9+9.9
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade46.04.34.431.53.53.8+14.6
Retail Trade48.94.63.146.65.23.3+2.3
Accommodation and Food Services73.86.94.765.97.44.5+7.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing24.92.35.522.92.66.3+2.0
Information Media and Telecommunications38.13.63.630.53.42.9+7.6
Financial and Insurance Services103.19.69.198.811.18.8+4.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services2.40.21.02.00.20.9+0.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services68.66.47.149.65.66.5+19.0
Administrative and Support Services22.52.12.224.82.82.4-2.3
Public Administration and Safety59.15.56.246.45.26.5+12.8
Education and Training35.93.42.729.83.42.5+6.1
Health Care and Social Assistance149.714.08.887.39.86.9+62.4
Arts and Recreation Services16.61.61.215.31.71.5+1.3
Other Services19.51.81.919.12.22.1+0.4

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

Total imports by industry sector 2018/19
Total imports by industry sector 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional TAS: 1.9% Mining, Regional TAS: 5.0% Manufacturing, Regional TAS: 28.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional TAS: 2.8% Construction, Regional TAS: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional TAS: 4.4% Retail Trade, Regional TAS: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional TAS: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional TAS: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional TAS: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional TAS: 9.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional TAS: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional TAS: 7.1% Administrative and Support Services, Regional TAS: 2.2% Public Administration and Safety, Regional TAS: 6.2% Education and Training, Regional TAS: 2.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional TAS: 8.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional TAS: 1.2% Other Services, Regional TAS: 1.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Northern Midlands Council area: 1.7% Mining, Northern Midlands Council area: 3.6% Manufacturing, Northern Midlands Council area: 24.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 3.8% Construction, Northern Midlands Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Northern Midlands Council area: 4.3% Retail Trade, Northern Midlands Council area: 4.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 6.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Northern Midlands Council area: 2.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Northern Midlands Council area: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 9.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 2.1% Public Administration and Safety, Northern Midlands Council area: 5.5% Education and Training, Northern Midlands Council area: 3.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Northern Midlands Council area: 14.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 1.6% Other Services, Northern Midlands Council area: 1.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Northern Midlands Council area: +$1.9 million Mining, Northern Midlands Council area: +$4.8 million Manufacturing, Northern Midlands Council area: +$25.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$9.9 million Construction, Northern Midlands Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Northern Midlands Council area: +$14.6 million Retail Trade, Northern Midlands Council area: +$2.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$7.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Northern Midlands Council area: +$2.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Northern Midlands Council area: +$7.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$4.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$0.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$19.0 million Administrative and Support Services, Northern Midlands Council area: -$2.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Northern Midlands Council area: +$12.8 million Education and Training, Northern Midlands Council area: +$6.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Northern Midlands Council area: +$62.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$1.3 million Other Services, Northern Midlands Council area: +$0.4 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Northern Midlands Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($264 million or 24.7%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($150 million or 14.0%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($103 million or 9.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $517 million in total or 48.3% of the total imports by total industry in Northern Midlands Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional TAS accounted for 28.9% in Manufacturing; 8.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 9.1% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Northern Midlands Council area and Regional TAS were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (14.0% compared to 8.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (6.9% compared to 4.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (24.7% compared to 28.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (2.3% compared to 5.5%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Northern Midlands Council area increased by $181.2 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest change in total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Northern Midlands Council area was for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$62 million)

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