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Toowoomba Regional Council area

Industry sector analysis - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing

In 2017/18, Toowoomba Regional Council area contributed 3.4% of Regional QLD’s Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing employment and 3.9% of its value added.

Industry sector profiles reveal the way in which each industry contributes to the economy in Toowoomba Regional Council area using ten economic measures generated by NIEIR economic modelling. This helps in understanding the role each industry sector plays in the economy.

For example, some industry sectors generate substantial output (turnover), but are not big employers and targeting those industry sectors may not meet the economic development objective of maximising employment.

In the first chart, you can also see how the output of an industry is divided between local sales, domestic exports and international exports. This information can reveal how an industry is structured, and whether it is focused on exporting or on serving the local population.

The table and second chart also show how Toowoomba Regional Council area contributes to the wider economy. For example, Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing in Toowoomba Regional Council area contributes 3.4% of Regional QLD’s Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing employment.

Industry sector analysis data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total), Employment by industry (FTE), Value added, Imports and Exports to see how each specific industry fits into the wider picture of all industries within Toowoomba Regional Council area. To see how concentrated each industry sector is, visit the Employment locations section.

The third chart refers to how employment in Toowoomba Regional Council area has changed overtime and how it compares to expected changes based on benchmark and industry trends. This type of analysis is explored further within the Shift-share analysis economic tool.”

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Industry sector analysis
Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Economic measureToowoomba Regional Council areaRegional QLDToowoomba Regional Council area as a % of Regional QLDToowoomba Regional Council areaRegional QLDToowoomba Regional Council area as a % of Regional QLD2012/13 to 2017/18
Employment (total)1012,9483.4%2012,8727.0%-100
Employment (FTE)1133,0003.8%1952,4128.1%-82
FTE to total employment ratio1.121.02--0.970.84--+0.15
Output/Total Sales ($m)14.98388.773.9%33.00409.108.1%-18.02
Value add ($m)6.28163.093.9%11.37140.948.1%-5.09
Exports ($m)2.46167.371.5%14.53246.525.9%-12.07
Exports (domestic) ($m)0.2321.991.0%1.3223.985.5%-1.09
Exports (international) ($m)2.23145.391.5%13.20222.545.9%-10.97
Imports($m)157.742,401.976.6%132.622,243.935.9%+25.12
Imports (domestic) ($m)10.68170.916.2%7.94200.024.0%+2.73
Imports (international) ($m)147.062,231.066.6%124.672,043.926.1%+22.39
Local Sales ($m)12.52221.405.7%18.47163.4311.3%-5.95
Worker productivity ($ per worker)62,27455,332--56,54049,078--+5,734

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

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

Economic output by destination
Economic output by destination Regional QLD, Local Sales: 56.9% Regional QLD, Exports (international): 37.4% Regional QLD, Exports (domestic): 5.7% Toowoomba Regional Council area, Local Sales: 83.6% Toowoomba Regional Council area, Exports (international): 14.9% Toowoomba Regional Council area, Exports (domestic): 1.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
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Industry contribution to Regional QLD 2017/18
Industry contribution to Regional QLD 2017/18 Employment (total), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 3.4% Employment (FTE), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 3.8% Output/Total Sales ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 3.9% Value add ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 3.9% Exports ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 1.5% Exports (domestic) ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 1.0% Exports (international) ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 1.5% Imports($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 6.6% Imports (domestic) ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 6.2% Imports (international) ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 6.6% Local Sales ($m), Toowoomba Regional Council area - Textile, Leather, Clothing and Footwear Manufacturing: 5.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Shift-share analysis for Employment (Total) 2012/13 to 2017/18
Shift-share analysis for Employment (Total) 2012/13 to 2017/18 Net change in Benchmark Growth (BG) effect, Toowoomba Regional Council area relative to Regional QLD: 15.4 Net change in Industry Mix (IM) effect, Toowoomba Regional Council area relative to Regional QLD: -10.1 Net change in Expected change (BG + IM), Toowoomba Regional Council area relative to Regional QLD: 5.3 Net change in Actual change, Toowoomba Regional Council area relative to Regional QLD: -100.2 Net change in Regional Competitive (RC) effect, Toowoomba Regional Council area relative to Regional QLD: -105.5
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
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