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|
|Rockhampton Regional Council area - Constant prices||2021/22||2016/17||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Queensland||$m||%||Queensland||2016/17 - 2021/22|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||296.2||4.4||3.0||178.9||2.9||2.2||+117.2|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||641.6||9.4||4.1||604.6||9.9||4.0||+36.9|
|Accommodation and Food Services||190.5||2.8||2.5||142.9||2.3||1.9||+47.7|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||303.8||4.5||4.5||299.2||4.9||4.9||+4.6|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||84.0||1.2||2.3||71.7||1.2||1.8||+12.3|
|Financial and Insurance Services||222.8||3.3||5.8||282.3||4.6||5.6||-59.5|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||246.4||3.6||6.2||273.0||4.5||6.3||-26.6|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||266.2||3.9||7.4||327.6||5.4||7.0||-61.4|
|Administrative and Support Services||244.1||3.6||3.5||205.9||3.4||3.3||+38.2|
|Public Administration and Safety||431.0||6.3||4.7||371.3||6.1||4.2||+59.7|
|Education and Training||385.9||5.7||4.3||375.0||6.1||4.4||+10.8|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||655.7||9.6||7.4||524.6||8.6||6.1||+131.1|
|Arts and Recreation Services||48.7||0.7||1.0||38.9||0.6||0.9||+9.9|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2022. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions) NIEIR-ID data are adjusted each year, using updated employment estimates. .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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 Rockhampton Regional Council area in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:
- Construction ($1,213million or 17.8%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance ($656million or 9.6%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($642million or 9.4%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,511 million in total or 36.9% of the total local sales by total industry in the Rockhampton Regional Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 20.1% in Construction; 7.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance and 4.1% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.
The major differences between local sales by industries of Rockhampton Regional Council area and Queensland were:
- A larger percentage of local sales by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (9.4% compared to 4.1%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.9% compared to 7.4%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (3.6% compared to 6.2%)
- A smaller percentage of local sales by Financial and Insurance Services (3.3% compared to 5.8%)
The total local sales by industry in Rockhampton Regional Council area $increased by 691 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.
The largest changes in the local sales by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in Rockhampton Regional Council area were for:
- Construction (+$169 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$131 million)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$117 million)
- Manufacturing (+$101 million)