South Australia's Strategic Plan is comprised of 100 targets. These targets are specific and measurable and enable us to measure our progress towards achieving the Plan's visions and goals.

Each target is reported on through this section of the website. Data has been updated as at December 2017.


35. Economic growth:

Exceed the national economic growth rate over the period to 2020

Key Measure


Explanatory Comments

South Australia's economy (gross state product) grew by 28.6% (in real, chain volume terms) between 2002-03 and 2016-17, compared to national (gross domestic product) growth of 48.5% over the same period.

Note that these figures are subject to periodic revision by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which affects previously published results.

Lead Agency

Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Disaggregated data