This report sets out statistical analysis of the Australian Night Time Economy (NTE) for the period 2009 to 2015. The data are presented at three spatial/administrative levels:

1. National
2. State
3. Local Government Authority (LGA)

The 2015 data highlights steady growth in the NTE over the period of 2009-15, and demonstrates that:

  • the Australian NTE accounts for 17% of all establishments (358,080 out of 2,121,053);
  • the NTE employs over 1.1 million people Australia-wide; and
  • generates sales turnover of $121.7bn. 

This constitutes 26% of Australian employment, and a 19% contribution of total turnover.

The report is available to download below:

Australian Night Time Economy 2009 to 2015 – FINAL