The output generated by the Pilbara Region economy is estimated at $45.797 billion. Pilbara Region represents 33.60 % of the $136.310 billion in output generated in Regional WA, 9.35 % of the $489.680 billion in output generated in Western Australia and 1.33 % of the $3.438 trillion in output generated in Australia.

Of the total $45.797 billion output generated in Pilbara Region:

  • $12.781 billion output is generated in Ashburton (S) (27.91 %)
  • $12.485 billion output is generated in East Pilbara (S) (27.26 %)
  • $6.725 billion output is generated in Port Hedland (T) (14.68 %)
  • $13.834 billion output is generated in Karratha (C) (30.21 %)

Definition: Output data represents the gross revenue generated by businesses/organisations in each of the industry sectors in a defined region. Gross revenue is also referred to as total sales or total income.

Source: Latest REMPLAN data incorporating Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) June 2016 Gross State Product, 2013 / 2014 National Input Output Tables and 2011 Census Place of Work Employment Data.
Maps:  State, Suburb, Local Government Area, Statistical Local Area and Statistical Area geographic boundaries are sourced from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.  Destination Zone boundaries are sourced from Vic Roads, Transport NSW, Department of Transport and Main Roads (QLD), Department for Planning and Infrastructure (WA), Department of Lands and Planning (NT), Department for Transport, Energy and Infrastructure (SA), Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources (TAS) and Transport and Planning (ACT).

The presentation of Place of Work data in this profile corresponds to Destination Zone boundaries so may not align with official ABS geographic boundaries.