Economic and Community Profiles

Information Source

To ensure we connect businesses with accurate information we use the services of well-known firm id. to provide easily accessible data and statistics on the economic and social profile of Bathurst Region, supporting informed business decisions and helping us build a strong future for our communities.

You can find the full portfolio of Bathurst Region’s economic and social data on our id. Profile portal.

Below are some of the highlights.

Economic Profile Overview

$2.43B: Gross Regional Product (GRP)
0.38%: Gross State Product (GSP)
43, 996: Population
20,729: Jobs
Healthcare & Social Assistance: Largest industry by employment
3,521: Local businesses
21, 523: Employed residents

Community Profile and Demographics Overview

Statistics per 2016 unless noted otherwise.

23.7% of people have a vocational qualification.
Professionals and technicians and trades workers are the largest occupations represented.
27.9% of households are couples with children.
24.6% of households are couples without children.
94% of population employed.
41.4% of population aged 18-49 years.
23.9% of population aged 0-17 years.