Composition of the Australian Economy Snapshot

Released on 7 September 2017 (Data updated to 6 September 2017)

 

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Industry Share of Output key sectors

  1. Health & Education 12%
  2. Construction 9%
  3. Finance 9%
  4. Manufacturing 7%
  5. Mining 6%

Output Share by State

  1. NSW 33%
  2. VIC 23%
  3. QLD 19%
  4. WA 15%
  5. SA 6%
  6. TAS 2%

Population

  • 24.4 million
  • 1.6% annual growth

Export Share by type

  1. Resources: 55%
  2. Services: 20%
  3. Rural: 13%
  4. Manufactured: 10%

Export Share by destination

  1. China: 28%
  2. Japan: 11%
  3. EU: 9%
  4. US: 6%
  5. Korea: 6%
  6. India: 5%

Employment to population ratio

61 %

Average Price of Residential Dwellings

$669,700

Household wealth as a share of income

735%

Household debt as a share of income

190%