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Output

In the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Construction had the largest output by industry, generating $3,269 million in 2017/18.

Output by industry is a gross measure of the total sales of each industry sector in RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region. It does not measure how productive each industry sector is at producing this output - which is measured by value added.

By comparing the output of each industry sector to a regional benchmark, you can clearly see the structure of RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region’s economy. This can be done by directly comparing the percentage contribution of each industry to the total output, relative to the benchmark, or by using a location quotient, where a number greater than one indicates a high concentration of that industry and less than one indicates a lower concentration.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, output data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

Detailed data notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

The gross measure of output includes the value of all the inputs to each industry.

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Output 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 Fishing2,835.112.13.52,515.710.23.1+319.4
Mining1,221.45.28.5734.23.05.9+487.2
Manufacturing2,869.412.39.93,249.413.212.2-379.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1,277.15.53.92,361.29.64.5-1,084.1
Construction3,269.214.013.44,492.518.318.7-1,223.3
Wholesale Trade608.62.63.8685.92.84.0-77.3
Retail Trade1,201.95.14.01,208.24.93.8-6.3
Accommodation and Food Services688.52.92.9729.73.02.7-41.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,114.54.86.61,092.34.47.3+22.1
Information Media and Telecommunications348.91.51.8204.60.81.4+144.3
Financial and Insurance Services674.22.95.6722.92.94.7-48.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1,880.68.010.81,825.07.49.8+55.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services761.53.35.9634.72.65.4+126.8
Administrative and Support Services564.72.42.8404.91.62.1+159.8
Public Administration and Safety978.44.25.0925.03.84.5+53.4
Education and Training812.23.53.6868.23.53.1-56.0
Health Care and Social Assistance1,606.26.95.11,228.75.03.7+377.5
Arts and Recreation Services190.80.81.0206.90.81.0-16.0
Other Services499.12.12.1525.52.12.1-26.4

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

Output by industry sector 2017/18
Output by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 3.5% Mining, Queensland: 8.5% Manufacturing, Queensland: 9.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.9% Construction, Queensland: 13.4% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 4.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 6.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 1.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 5.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 10.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 5.9% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.0% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 5.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.0% Other Services, Queensland: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 12.1% Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.2% Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 12.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.5% Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 14.0% Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.6% Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 5.1% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 8.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.3% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.2% Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 3.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.9% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.8% 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 output by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in output by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$319.4 million Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$487.2 million Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$379.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$1,084.1 million Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$1,223.3 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$77.3 million Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$6.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$41.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$22.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$144.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$48.7 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$55.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$126.8 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$159.8 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$53.4 million Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$56.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$377.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$16.0 million Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$26.4 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 output by industry sectors in RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Construction (3,269 million or 14.0%)
  • Manufacturing (2,869 million or 12.3%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (2,835 million or 12.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $8,974 million in total or 38.3% of the total output by total industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 13.4% in Construction; 9.9% in Manufacturing; and 3.5% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

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

  • A larger percentage of output by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (12.1% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Mining (5.2% compared to 8.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (8.0% compared to 10.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of output by Financial and Insurance Services (2.9% compared to 5.6%)

Emerging groups

The total industry output in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region decreased by $1,213.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

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

  • Construction (-$1,223 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$1,084 million)
  • Mining (+$487 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$380 million)

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