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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Local sales

In the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Construction had the highest local sales, generating $3,264 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.

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Local sales 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 Fishing1,033.26.22.11,016.65.61.8+16.6
Mining243.51.42.7227.21.22.1+16.3
Manufacturing1,176.47.07.41,587.18.79.1-410.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services822.14.93.71,363.77.54.4-541.6
Construction3,263.619.419.04,487.624.525.2-1,224.0
Wholesale Trade550.73.33.8571.93.13.8-21.2
Retail Trade1,059.66.34.31,078.25.94.0-18.6
Accommodation and Food Services390.42.32.6368.22.02.2+22.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing677.54.04.8645.93.55.1+31.5
Information Media and Telecommunications317.41.92.1186.41.01.8+130.9
Financial and Insurance Services639.83.86.4686.83.85.4-47.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,874.711.214.91,800.49.812.9+74.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services718.64.36.7597.73.35.8+120.9
Administrative and Support Services474.62.83.1381.52.12.6+93.0
Public Administration and Safety907.55.44.4867.54.73.8+40.0
Education and Training691.04.13.5673.33.73.1+17.6
Health Care and Social Assistance1,500.18.95.41,149.46.33.9+350.7
Arts and Recreation Services110.20.70.8188.91.00.7-78.7
Other Services348.42.12.3401.82.22.3-53.5

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

Local sales by industry sector 2017/18
Local sales by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 2.1% Mining, Queensland: 2.7% Manufacturing, Queensland: 7.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.7% Construction, Queensland: 19.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 2.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 6.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 14.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.7% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.4% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 0.8% Other Services, Queensland: 2.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.2% Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.4% Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 7.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.9% Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 19.4% Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.3% Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.3% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.9% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 11.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.3% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.4% Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 8.9% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.7% Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in local sales by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$16.6 million Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$16.3 million Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$410.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$541.6 million Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$1,224.0 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$21.2 million Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$18.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$22.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$31.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$130.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$47.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$74.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$120.9 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$93.0 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$40.0 million Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$17.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$350.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$78.7 million Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$53.5 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 local sales by industry sectors in RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (3,264 people or 19.4%)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (1,875 people or 11.2%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (1,500 people or 8.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $6,638 million in total or 39.5% of the total local sales by total industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 19.0% in Construction; 14.9% in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; and 5.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

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

  • A larger percentage of local sales by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (6.2% compared to 2.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local sales by Health Care and Social Assistance (8.9% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (11.2% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (3.8% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total local sales by industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region decreased by $1,481.1 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

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

  • Construction (-$1,224 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$542 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$411 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$351 million)

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