"Sutherland Shire's Gross Regional Product is estimated at $9.74 billion, which represents 1.9% of the State's Gross State Product."
Sutherland Shire's economic profile provides a range of different datasets to understand our local economy, how it is changing and how it compares to the broader economy. The information presented is derived from official sources, Australian Bureau of Statistics, as well as leading economic modellers, NIEIR.
Sutherland Shire Economic Profile
Economic Key Findings
Key economic findings for the Sutherland Shire (last updated in July 2016), includes the size of the local economy, key industries, tourism and workforce characteristics.
Economic Report July 2016
Economic Report July 2016 (Word version)
Sutherland Shire Bi-Annual Business Survey
Sutherland Shire Council conducts a bi-annual business survey of local business operators and owners. Our last survey ran in 2016 with a sample of 723 local businesses. Encouragingly, 94% of businesses surveyed believed that employment levels will be able the same or much/somewhat stronger in 12 months.
A full copy of the report is available here Sutherland Shire Business Survey 2016 Report.
Other Useful Sources
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Australian Bureau of Statistics is Australia's national statistical agency, providing official statistics on a wide range of economic, social, population and environmental matters.
IBIS World provides industry-specific market research, industry risk ratings, company research and business environment analysis.
Enquiries can be directed to Sutherland Shire Council's Economic Development Unit on 9710 0892 or firstname.lastname@example.org