South West RED Region

economic profile

swred logo

South West RED Region

Businesses by industry

The Industry not classified industry had the largest number of businesses employing 200 or more people in South West RED Region, comprising 0% of all businesses employing 200 or more people, compared to 0% in Queensland.

Registered business by industry shows how many businesses there are the South West RED Region within each industry sector using the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Business Register which itself is derived from the GST register held by the Australian Tax Office (ATO). Businesses are included if they are registered with the ATO, with an ABN used within the previous two financial years. Businesses are split up between employing and non-employing businesses. Non-employing businesses may include sole traders and registered ABNs which are part of larger enterprises.

The distribution of businesses may reflect the industry structure of the area, or may differ significantly. For instance, the largest industry in an area may consist of one very large business, with a large number of employees, while a sector with a lower value added could have a lot of small and micro businesses.

The number of businesses in the South West RED Region should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total) and Value added datasets to see the relative size of industries, and with Employment locations data to see where business employment occurs within the area.

Data source

Australian Bureau of Statistics – Business register – originally sourced from ATO data

Number of employees:
Comparison year:
reset
reset
export
  • Excel
  • Word
Registered businesses by industry
South West RED Region - businesses employing 200 or more people20192018change
IndustryNumber%. % QueenslandNumber%. % Queensland2018 to 2019
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing002.9002.90
Mining005.1005.10
Manufacturing0011.80011.80
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services002.0002.00
Construction004.9004.90
Wholesale Trade004.3004.30
Retail Trade004.4004.40
Accommodation and Food Services0010.70010.70
Transport, Postal and Warehousing006.8006.80
Information Media and Telecommunications000.7000.70
Financial and Insurance Services003.4003.40
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services001.7001.70
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services005.1005.10
Administrative and Support Services0016.10016.10
Public Administration and Safety000.9000.90
Education and Training005.6005.60
Health Care and Social Assistance0010.10010.10
Arts and Recreation Services002.6002.60
Other Services000.90000
Industry not classified0000000
Total business0000000

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Counts of Australian Businesses, including Entries and Exits, 2015 to 2019 Note: Non-employing businesses includes sole proprietors where the proprietor does not receive a wage or salary separate to the business income. .id the population experts

Please refer to specific data notes for more information

South West RED Region

economic profile