This is a snapshot of the Dubbo economy. For more in-depth information, visit the Dubbo Economic Profile, or contact Dubbo Regional Council's Economic Development Branch.

Workforce

Population: 40,975

Employment: 16,959 jobs

Unemployment rate: 4.9% (compared to 5.6% in NSW) 


Industries

Gross Regional Product: $2.328 billion

Value-added: $2.149 billion

Tourism

Tourism output: $181.177 million

Tourism employment: 1,085 jobs

Average annual visitors to Dubbo: 789,000

Industries

Development

Building approvals (2012/2013): $87.7 million

*Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Cat. 3218.0 (2012-13 data was released on 3 April 2014. 2013-14 data is expected for release on April 2015)

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