Australia - Natural resources contribution to GDP

Coal rents (% of GDP)

Coal rents (% of GDP) in Australia was 0.56 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 2.94 in 2008, while its lowest value was 0.05 in 1994.

Definition: Coal rents are the difference between the value of both hard and soft coal production at world prices and their total costs of production.

Source: Estimates based on sources and methods described in "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (World Bank, 2011).

See also:

Year Value
1970 0.13
1971 0.10
1972 0.10
1973 0.10
1974 0.28
1975 1.09
1976 1.22
1977 1.28
1978 0.99
1979 0.84
1980 0.83
1981 1.38
1982 1.43
1983 1.19
1984 0.88
1985 0.99
1986 0.59
1987 0.20
1988 0.21
1989 0.30
1990 0.36
1991 0.34
1992 0.24
1993 0.14
1994 0.05
1995 0.12
1996 0.09
1997 0.10
1998 0.16
1999 0.10
2000 0.18
2001 0.66
2002 0.38
2003 0.24
2004 0.96
2005 1.06
2006 1.09
2007 0.85
2008 2.94
2009 1.40
2010 1.89
2011 2.18
2012 1.11
2013 0.82
2014 0.72
2015 0.56

Forest rents (% of GDP)

Forest rents (% of GDP) in Australia was 0.123 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 0.446 in 1980, while its lowest value was 0.083 in 2013.

Definition: Forest rents are roundwood harvest times the product of average prices and a region-specific rental rate.

Source: Estimates based on sources and methods described in "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (World Bank, 2011).

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Year Value
1970 0.204
1971 0.249
1972 0.278
1973 0.371
1974 0.247
1975 0.328
1976 0.267
1977 0.297
1978 0.299
1979 0.380
1980 0.446
1981 0.272
1982 0.312
1983 0.287
1984 0.198
1985 0.253
1986 0.282
1987 0.295
1988 0.234
1989 0.196
1990 0.193
1991 0.185
1992 0.188
1993 0.234
1994 0.236
1995 0.251
1996 0.224
1997 0.175
1998 0.189
1999 0.161
2000 0.178
2001 0.198
2002 0.190
2003 0.211
2004 0.117
2005 0.129
2006 0.164
2007 0.172
2008 0.174
2009 0.159
2010 0.132
2011 0.112
2012 0.087
2013 0.083
2014 0.119
2015 0.123

Mineral rents (% of GDP)

Mineral rents (% of GDP) in Australia was 3.83 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 7.22 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.89 in 1997.

Definition: Mineral rents are the difference between the value of production for a stock of minerals at world prices and their total costs of production. Minerals included in the calculation are tin, gold, lead, zinc, iron, copper, nickel, silver, bauxite, and phosphate.

Source: Estimates based on sources and methods described in "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (World Bank, 2011).

See also:

Year Value
1970 1.47
1971 1.42
1972 1.32
1973 1.85
1974 2.10
1975 1.63
1976 1.96
1977 2.01
1978 1.52
1979 1.78
1980 2.00
1981 1.35
1982 1.34
1983 1.25
1984 1.35
1985 1.52
1986 1.29
1987 1.42
1988 2.82
1989 1.52
1990 1.51
1991 1.25
1992 1.17
1993 0.98
1994 1.04
1995 0.95
1996 0.98
1997 0.89
1998 1.12
1999 1.04
2000 1.32
2001 1.41
2002 1.41
2003 1.50
2004 1.86
2005 3.03
2006 4.16
2007 6.17
2008 6.05
2009 4.17
2010 6.72
2011 7.22
2012 5.65
2013 6.64
2014 5.81
2015 3.83

Natural gas rents (% of GDP)

Natural gas rents (% of GDP) in Australia was 0.136 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 0.308 in 1980, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 1970.

Definition: Natural gas rents are the difference between the value of natural gas production at world prices and total costs of production.

Source: Estimates based on sources and methods described in "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (World Bank, 2011).

See also:

Year Value
1970 0.000
1971 0.000
1972 0.000
1973 0.000
1974 0.026
1975 0.062
1976 0.070
1977 0.084
1978 0.079
1979 0.190
1980 0.308
1981 0.182
1982 0.025
1983 0.117
1984 0.102
1985 0.101
1986 0.101
1987 0.043
1988 0.025
1989 0.023
1990 0.101
1991 0.099
1992 0.058
1993 0.073
1994 0.090
1995 0.065
1996 0.056
1997 0.051
1998 0.008
1999 0.018
2000 0.095
2001 0.116
2002 0.112
2003 0.112
2004 0.113
2005 0.126
2006 0.164
2007 0.186
2008 0.199
2009 0.246
2010 0.147
2011 0.219
2012 0.276
2013 0.244
2014 0.218
2015 0.136

Oil rents (% of GDP)

Oil rents (% of GDP) in Australia was 0.15 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 2.78 in 1979, while its lowest value was 0.07 in 1971.

Definition: Oil rents are the difference between the value of crude oil production at world prices and total costs of production.

Source: Estimates based on sources and methods described in "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (World Bank, 2011).

See also:

Year Value
1971 0.07
1972 0.13
1973 0.29
1974 1.15
1975 1.14
1976 1.17
1977 1.33
1978 1.24
1979 2.78
1980 2.65
1981 1.68
1982 0.86
1983 1.20
1984 1.40
1985 1.77
1986 0.84
1987 1.21
1988 0.72
1989 0.75
1990 1.13
1991 0.60
1992 0.58
1993 0.57
1994 0.46
1995 0.47
1996 0.48
1997 0.39
1998 0.23
1999 0.31
2000 0.86
2001 0.72
2002 0.81
2003 0.78
2004 0.71
2005 0.87
2006 0.84
2007 0.85
2008 0.90
2009 0.50
2010 0.69
2011 0.83
2012 0.65
2013 0.50
2014 0.44
2015 0.15

Total natural resources rents (% of GDP)

Total natural resources rents (% of GDP) in Australia was 4.80 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 10.56 in 2011, while its lowest value was 1.61 in 1997.

Definition: Total natural resources rents are the sum of oil rents, natural gas rents, coal rents (hard and soft), mineral rents, and forest rents.

Source: Estimates based on sources and methods described in "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (World Bank, 2011).

See also:

Year Value
1970 1.81
1971 1.83
1972 1.83
1973 2.61
1974 3.80
1975 4.25
1976 4.68
1977 5.00
1978 4.13
1979 5.97
1980 6.23
1981 4.86
1982 3.97
1983 4.03
1984 3.94
1985 4.63
1986 3.11
1987 3.17
1988 4.01
1989 2.78
1990 3.30
1991 2.48
1992 2.25
1993 2.00
1994 1.88
1995 1.86
1996 1.84
1997 1.61
1998 1.71
1999 1.63
2000 2.64
2001 3.10
2002 2.90
2003 2.84
2004 3.76
2005 5.21
2006 6.42
2007 8.23
2008 10.26
2009 6.48
2010 9.58
2011 10.56
2012 7.77
2013 8.29
2014 7.31
2015 4.80

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Natural resources contribution to GDP