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Economic facts and figures

The economy of the City area is a six-and-a-half billion-dollar enterprise, with more than 23,000 businesses.

The Economic Profile provides data for a range of areas, including: 

  • how our economy is performing;
  • how our economy is structured;
  • the number and location of employers;
  • the value of output of our industry sectors;
  • who are our residents, and
  • who is the labour force.  

For comprehensive details on the City’s economy, businesses and industry sectors, view the City’s Economic Profile below.

Economic Development e-newsletter

The City's Economic Development team produces a very concise e-newsletter that provides news of local business events and up-to-the-minute local economic data. The Economic Development e-newsletter is free of charge and appears approximately monthly. To subscribe to the City’s free Economic Development e-newsletter see the link below.

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