Annual Enterprise Survey: 2011 financial year (provisional)

Embargoed until 10:45am  –  31 August 2012
Media release  – 
Business income rebounds in 2011

Key facts

In the 2011 financial year compared with the 2010 financial year: 

  • Total income for all industries increased 4.7 percent, to $575.4 billion.
  • Total expenditure increased 7.0 percent, to $533.3 billion.
  • Total salaries and wages paid to employees across all industries increased $3.5 billion (3.9 percent), to $93 billion.
  • Surplus before income tax across all industries was $44.4 billion, a $6 billion decrease from the 2010 financial year.

 

 Graph, All industries – total income and expenditure, 2002 to 2011 financial years.

 

Geoff Bascand
Government Statistician

31 August 2012
ISSN 1178-041X