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Welcome to The Hills Shire Economic Profile

The Hills Shire's Gross Regional Product is estimated at $9.14 billion, which represents 1.9% of the state's GSP (Gross State Product).

The Hills Shire's economic profile presents economic information that enables you to describe the area's role within the broader economy, explore options for economic development and promote the area's strengths. The information presented here is derived from official sources of information (Australian Bureau of Statistics) as well as Australia's leading economic modellers, NIEIR. The latest data from each series is always presented in this site. industry structure and industry sector profiles use a National Accounts regional econometric model developed by National Economics (NIEIR).


What do the 2013/2014 economic datasets tell us?


We have recently full updated all sites with 2013/2014 datasets from NIEIR. What are some of the key features of this dataset?

What is the value of housing in your local economy?


Housing value is an important indicator of economic prosperity, and can give insight into issues faced in economic development, such as accommodating key workers, and the demand for residential construction. Many regional areas also use lower housing values as a marketing tool to attract workers and businesses to the area. How can you measure the value of housing in your local economy?

Latest economic data update


This website has been updated with the latest economic data from NIEIR. GRP, local jobs, value-added and other economic measures have been updated with the 2014 series. Previous years’ data have been inflation adjusted.

This economic profile is just one of a family of demographic and economic resources available for this area and other areas across Australia. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre