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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Imports

In the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $4,231 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the RDA Wide Bay Burnett 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.

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Total imports by industry sector
RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing174.21.52.8188.11.63.4-13.9
Mining297.42.53.2573.94.86.0-276.5
Manufacturing4,230.935.439.34,305.135.638.4-74.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services295.62.53.3293.92.43.3+1.7
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade624.25.23.8638.05.33.5-13.9
Retail Trade170.31.41.7173.01.41.6-2.7
Accommodation and Food Services229.61.93.5196.11.63.1+33.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing641.65.45.2786.46.56.2-144.9
Information Media and Telecommunications409.83.44.0482.34.03.7-72.5
Financial and Insurance Services1,294.810.89.01,156.29.67.9+138.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services69.90.60.655.10.50.5+14.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services768.16.47.0838.06.96.6-69.9
Administrative and Support Services103.40.91.4168.81.41.8-65.4
Public Administration and Safety846.57.15.2866.07.25.3-19.5
Education and Training415.03.52.3307.32.52.2+107.7
Health Care and Social Assistance805.66.74.6634.55.33.6+171.2
Arts and Recreation Services450.03.81.8304.82.51.4+145.2
Other Services125.51.11.3112.90.91.5+12.6

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

Total imports by industry sector 2017/18
Total imports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 2.8% Mining, Queensland: 3.2% Manufacturing, Queensland: 39.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.3% Construction, Queensland: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 5.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 4.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 9.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 7.0% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.2% Education and Training, Queensland: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.8% Other Services, Queensland: 1.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.5% Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.5% Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 35.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.5% Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.2% Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.4% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.4% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 10.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.9% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 7.1% Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.7% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.8% Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$13.9 million Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$276.5 million Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$74.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$1.7 million Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$13.9 million Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$2.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$33.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$144.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$72.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$138.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$14.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$69.9 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$65.4 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$19.5 million Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$107.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$171.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$145.2 million Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$12.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($4,231 million or 35.4%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($1,295 million or 10.8%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($847 million or 7.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $6,372 million in total or 53.3% of the total imports by total industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 39.3% in Manufacturing; 9.0% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 5.2% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (6.7% compared to 4.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Arts and Recreation Services (3.8% compared to 1.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (7.1% compared to 5.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (35.4% compared to 39.3%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region decreased by $128.0 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region were for:

  • Mining (-$277 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$171 million)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$145 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$145 million)

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