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Economic and Social Indicators

The Centre has compiled a selection of indicators for South Australia in order to provide a snapshot of recent economic and social trends in the State. The indicators are available under the below subject headings:

Commentary on these indicators and many others is provided in the Centre's Economic Briefing Reports. These reports are published on a bi-annual basis as part of the Centre's Corporate Membership program.

To become a Corporate Member, please see Membership.

Production & TradeKey production and trade indicators, including Gross State/Domestic Product, from the ABS National and State Accounts series. Learn more

Production & Trade

Industry Level Indicators Industry level indicators, including for retail trade, building and construction, agriculture and mining, and data on overall industrial structure of the economy. Learn more

Industry Level Indicators

Labour & Demography Labour and demographic trends, including changes in employment, unemployment and participation rates as well as population and projected population by age. Learn more

Labour & Demography

PricesRecent trends in the Consumer Price Index measure of general price inflation, labour costs and residential property prices. Learn more


Regional ProfilesRegional fact sheets summarising various socio-economic data for the 7 non-metropolitan Regional Development Australia regions in South Australia. Learn more

Regional Profiles

Local Government Price Index The Local Government Price Index measures price movements faced by Local Government in South Australia in respect of their purchases of goods and services. Learn more

Local Government Price Index

International Economic ConditionsRecent and projected changes in economic growth for the global economy and major overseas destinations. Learn more

International Economic Conditions

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