The sports and recreation industry plays a crucial role in the wellbeing of all Australians. As well as our physical health, the industry promotes the mental health of individuals and the wellness of our communities by building social cohesion and inclusion. This is a rewarding industry to be involved in, and you’ll be amazed at the career choices available to you.
Contribution to the Australian economy
Sports and Recreation
Gross value added
People employed in the sector
Businesses trading in the sector
* Statistics sourced from Australian Bureau of Statistics and Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources. For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.