Stats Centre

Welcome to Stats Centre, where you will find data on unemployment, job advertisements, building activity, house prices and a summary of regional economic news.


Click on each Economic Indicator for more detailed statistics and analysis.


Economic Indicator

Latest Update Data Movement Status

Unemployment Rate
(Geelong SA4)

February 2018 6.8% +0.6pts

Average Weekly Job Ads
(Barwon Region)

February 2018 99 +13.8%

New Monthly Online Job Ads
(Geelong and Surf Coast)

February 2018 1,500 -1.0%

Monthly Domestic Building Activity
(City of Greater Geelong)

February 2018 $86.3m +69.2%

Monthly New Dwelling Approvals
(City of Greater Geelong)

February 2018 243 +97.6%

Monthly Non-Domestic Building Activity
(City of Greater Geelong)**

February 2018 $37.5m +48.2%

Quarterly Median House Prices
(City of Greater Geelong)

December Qtr 2017 $504,000 +2.9%

Note - Unemployment rate data for Geelong, Victoria and Australia is based on ABS original data (sourced from survey respondents rather than trend or seasonally adjusted data).
The unemployment rate data is also adjusted to a three month rolling average to smooth out some of the volatility in the monthly data.
**includes figures as provided to COGG (may not be subject to stage breakdown)


Fast Facts

Population and Forecast Data

Geelong Economic Profile

Statistics for the Geelong Region

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