In 2012-13 the Gladstone Region experienced the fastest population growth compared to any other Local Government Area (LGA) in regional Queensland.

Overall, the Gladstone Region ranked 4th in the largest population growth behind Townsville, Cairns and Mackay for the same period. This trended is expected to continue at an average annual growth rate of 3% (over the next 5 years) as more and more people move to the region for the lifestyle and economic opportunities.

To gain access to comprehensive and qualified economic and statistical data on the Gladstone Region, follow the links.