The gap in economic growth between Australia's cities and regions is starting to close according to a new report authored by SGS National Leader of Economic & Social Analysis Terry Rawnsley: Economic Performance of Australia’s Cities and Regions.
Terry Rawnsley said the persistent disparity in economic growth between Australia's cities and regions was concerning.
The difference in economic growth across Australia has been a point of concern for almost five years. However, the patchwork economy of strong inner cities in Melbourne and Sydney and weak regional areas looks to be over with growth rates across the country starting to converge.
Interactive map & dashboard
For the first time, the report includes small area gross domestic product estimates and an interactive map and dashboard.