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Maranoa Regional Council area

Resident workers - Industry

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing employs more of Maranoa Regional Council area’s resident workforce than any other industry sector.

Industry sector data identifies the industries in which the residents of an area work either within the residing area or elsewhere. Comparing the industry sectors in which Maranoa Regional Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Maranoa Regional Council area, indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents, or on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Industry sector statistics in Maranoa Regional Council area are influenced by a range of factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available within commuting distance;
  • The educational levels of the local population; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the local population.

Industry sector data should be viewed in conjunction with Residents place of work.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers industry of employment
Maranoa Regional Council area 20162011Change
Industry
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Number%Regional QLD%Number%Regional QLD%2011 to 2016
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1,24219.54.71,27919.04.6-37
Mining2744.33.54046.03.9-130
Manufacturing2143.45.53455.17.6-131
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1492.31.11141.71.2+35
Construction4697.49.35778.69.7-108
Wholesale Trade1792.82.31692.53.2+10
Retail Trade4827.610.36059.011.3-123
Accommodation and Food Services3225.18.23655.47.9-43
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2934.64.53475.24.8-54
Information Media and Telecommunications300.51.0370.51.1-7
Financial and Insurance Services671.11.9931.42.0-26
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services891.42.0861.31.9+3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1472.34.61592.44.7-12
Administrative and Support Services1151.83.5811.23.1+34
Public Administration and Safety5648.96.04987.46.0+66
Education and Training4657.38.84026.07.7+63
Health Care and Social Assistance69110.812.870110.411.4-10
Arts and Recreation Services430.71.6290.41.5+14
Other Services2183.44.02393.64.0-21
Industry not classified3165.04.32003.02.5+116

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers industry of employment, 2016
Resident workers industry of employment, 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional QLD: 4.7% Mining, Regional QLD: 3.5% Manufacturing, Regional QLD: 5.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional QLD: 1.1% Construction, Regional QLD: 9.3% Wholesale Trade, Regional QLD: 2.3% Retail Trade, Regional QLD: 10.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional QLD: 8.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional QLD: 4.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional QLD: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional QLD: 1.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional QLD: 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional QLD: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Regional QLD: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, Regional QLD: 6.0% Education and Training, Regional QLD: 8.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional QLD: 12.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional QLD: 1.6% Other Services, Regional QLD: 4.0% Industry not classified, Regional QLD: 4.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Maranoa Regional Council area: 19.5% Mining, Maranoa Regional Council area: 4.3% Manufacturing, Maranoa Regional Council area: 3.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 2.3% Construction, Maranoa Regional Council area: 7.4% Wholesale Trade, Maranoa Regional Council area: 2.8% Retail Trade, Maranoa Regional Council area: 7.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 5.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Maranoa Regional Council area: 4.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Maranoa Regional Council area: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 2.3% Administrative and Support Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Maranoa Regional Council area: 8.9% Education and Training, Maranoa Regional Council area: 7.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Maranoa Regional Council area: 10.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 0.7% Other Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: 3.4% Industry not classified, Maranoa Regional Council area: 5.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers industry of employment, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers industry of employment, 2011 to 2016 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Maranoa Regional Council area: -37 Mining, Maranoa Regional Council area: -130 Manufacturing, Maranoa Regional Council area: -131 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: +35 Construction, Maranoa Regional Council area: -108 Wholesale Trade, Maranoa Regional Council area: +10 Retail Trade, Maranoa Regional Council area: -123 Accommodation and Food Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: -43 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Maranoa Regional Council area: -54 Information Media and Telecommunications, Maranoa Regional Council area: -7 Financial and Insurance Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: -26 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: +3 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: -12 Administrative and Support Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: +34 Public Administration and Safety, Maranoa Regional Council area: +66 Education and Training, Maranoa Regional Council area: +63 Health Care and Social Assistance, Maranoa Regional Council area: -10 Arts and Recreation Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: +14 Other Services, Maranoa Regional Council area: -21 Industry not classified, Maranoa Regional Council area: +116
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the jobs held by the resident workforce in Maranoa Regional Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (1,242 people or 19.5%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (691 people or 10.8%)
  • Public Administration and Safety (564 people or 8.9%)

In combination these three industries employed 2,497 people in total or 39.2% of the total resident workforce.

In comparison, Regional QLD employed 4.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 12.8% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 6.0% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workforce of Maranoa Regional Council area and Regional QLD were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (19.5% compared to 4.7%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workforce employed in Public Administration and Safety (8.9% compared to 6.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Accommodation and Food Services (5.1% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workforce employed in Retail Trade (7.6% compared to 10.3%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the resident workforce between 2011 and 2016 in Maranoa Regional Council area were for those employed in:

  • Manufacturing (-131 resident workforce)
  • Mining (-130 resident workforce)
  • Retail Trade (-123 resident workforce)
  • Industry not classified (+116 resident workforce)

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