National economic indicators series

The National Economic Indicators Series is a set of key economic measures for every Local Government Area (LGA) in Australia. The series is drawn from National Economics (NIEIR) modeling and other relevant data sources and is updated annually.

The indicators provide a snapshot of each local economy at a point in time, showing how it contributes to the broader State economy and how it is performing in relation to other areas.

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National economic indicators for local government areas, 2014/2015
Rank Local Govt. Area Gross Regional Product (GRP)(1) Local jobs(1) Worker productivity(1) (GRP/worker) Unemploy- ment(2) Businesses(3) Population (ERP)(4) Building approvals(5)
$m State % Number State % $ Rate Number State % Number State % $000 State %
1 Unincorporated ACT 34,855 u 100.00% s 229,928 u 100.00% s 151,591 u 4.53% u 24,952 u 100.00% s -- s % s 1,736,230 d 100.00% s
Total State 34,855 100.00% 229,928 100.00% 151,590 % 24,952 100.00% -- 100.00% 1,736,230 100.00%

Sources:
1National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR)©, 2014/15 .
2Department of Employment, Small Area Labour Markets, December Quarter 2015.
3Australian Bureau of Statistics, Counts of Australian Businesses, including Entries and Exits, June 2011 to June 2015 .
4Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2014/15 .
5Australian Bureau of Statistics, Building Approvals Jan 2016 .
More detailed data notes are available here

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