In Paroo Shire, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $17 million in 2017/18.
Local sales by industry measures the output of local industries that is sold locally. This includes sales to local consumers, businesses and other organisations.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, local sales data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Local sales by industry sector|
|Paroo Shire - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional QLD%||$m||%||Regional QLD%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||12.2||12.6||3.2||11.8||11.4||2.9||+0.4||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||2.1||2.1||3.8||5.7||5.5||4.5||-3.6||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||10.4||10.8||2.5||4.7||4.6||1.9||+5.6||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||3.7||3.8||4.4||5.1||4.9||4.3||-1.4||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||2.0||2.1||1.7||1.1||1.1||1.3||+0.9||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||0.3||0.3||4.6||1.8||1.8||4.0||-1.5||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||9.6||9.9||14.5||10.6||10.3||13.0||-1.0||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||0.2||0.2||5.2||1.4||1.4||4.4||-1.2||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||2.8||2.9||2.8||0.4||0.4||2.3||+2.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||7.4||7.7||4.6||8.6||8.3||3.9||-1.1||24400||P|
|Education and Training||3.7||3.9||3.7||3.9||3.8||3.3||-0.2||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||6.1||6.3||5.9||5.8||5.6||4.2||+0.3||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.5||0.5||0.8||0.4||0.4||0.7||+0.1||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 Paroo Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction (17 people or 18.1%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (12 people or 12.6%)
- Accommodation and Food Services (10 people or 10.8%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $40 million in total or 41.5% of the total local sales by total industry in Paroo Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD accounted for 20.2% in Construction; 3.2% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 2.5% in Accommodation and Food Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries in Paroo Shire and Regional QLD were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (12.6% compared to 3.2%)
- A larger percentage of local sales by Accommodation and Food Services (10.8% compared to 2.5%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (0.2% compared to 5.2%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (9.9% compared to 14.5%)
The total local sales by industry in Paroo Shire decreased by $7.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
There were no major changes in local sales by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Paroo Shire.