In Murweh Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $38 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Murweh Shire - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional QLD%||$m||%||Regional QLD%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||33.0||13.8||3.2||32.6||7.7||2.9||+0.4||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||11.6||4.9||3.8||15.6||3.7||4.5||-4.0||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||9.9||4.1||2.5||9.7||2.3||1.9||+0.2||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||9.5||4.0||4.4||12.9||3.1||4.3||-3.4||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||3.8||1.6||1.7||4.8||1.1||1.3||-1.0||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||8.0||3.4||4.6||11.9||2.8||4.0||-3.9||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||10.2||4.3||14.5||12.6||3.0||13.0||-2.4||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||8.4||3.5||5.2||7.8||1.8||4.4||+0.6||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||8.3||3.5||2.8||3.8||0.9||2.3||+4.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||21.1||8.9||4.6||23.9||5.7||3.9||-2.8||24400||P|
|Education and Training||9.4||3.9||3.7||10.8||2.5||3.3||-1.4||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||18.8||7.9||5.9||20.2||4.8||4.2||-1.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||2.5||1.0||0.8||3.0||0.7||0.7||-0.5||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the local sales by industry sectors in Murweh Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (38 people or 15.9%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (33 people or 13.8%)
- Public Administration and Safety (21 people or 8.9%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $92 million in total or 38.6% of the total local sales by total industry in Murweh Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD accounted for 20.2% in Construction; 3.2% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 4.6% in Public Administration and Safety.
The major differences between local sales by industries in Murweh Shire and Regional QLD were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (13.8% compared to 3.2%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Public Administration and Safety (8.9% compared to 4.6%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (4.3% compared to 14.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Construction (15.9% compared to 20.2%)
The total local sales by industry in Murweh Shire decreased by $184.5 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest change in local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Murweh Shire was for:
- Construction (-$150 million)