District Council of Robe
In District Council of Robe, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $35 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Limestone Coast region boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|District Council of Robe - Constant prices||2017/18||2016/17||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional SA%||$m||%||Regional SA%||2016/17 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||1.4||0.9||1.7||2.0||1.2||2.1||-0.6||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||5.9||3.8||2.9||6.2||3.7||2.9||-0.3||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||14.6||9.4||5.4||17.0||10.2||5.2||-2.4||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||18.0||11.6||6.3||18.9||11.4||6.6||-0.9||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||4.7||3.0||3.1||5.2||3.1||3.4||-0.5||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||14.8||9.5||10.3||14.0||8.4||10.4||+0.8||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||1.5||1.0||0.6||1.8||1.1||0.6||-0.3||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||5.7||3.7||6.2||5.3||3.2||6.4||+0.5||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||3.1||2.0||1.4||3.3||2.0||1.3||-0.2||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||6.1||3.9||5.4||6.7||4.0||5.8||-0.6||24400||P|
|Education and Training||9.9||6.4||3.2||12.7||7.7||3.8||-2.9||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||10.4||6.7||7.2||11.7||7.1||7.5||-1.3||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||3.1||2.0||2.5||3.6||2.2||2.6||-0.6||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 total imports by industry sectors in District Council of Robe in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($35 million or 22.8%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($18 million or 11.6%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($15 million or 9.5%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $68 million in total or 44.0% of the total imports by total industry in District Council of Robe.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 29.1% in Manufacturing; 6.3% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 10.3% in Financial and Insurance Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in District Council of Robe and Regional SA were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (11.6% compared to 6.3%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (9.4% compared to 5.4%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (6.4% compared to 3.2%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (22.8% compared to 29.1%)
The total imports by industries in District Council of Robe decreased by $11.0 million between 2016/17 and 2017/18.
There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2016/17 and 2017/18 in District Council of Robe.