ABOUT THIS RELEASE
Presents estimates of the direct contribution of the non-profit institutions sector to the Australian economy within the context of a satellite account linked to the Australian System of National Accounts. It shows the contribution of non-profit institutions, classified to type of non-profit institution and principal non-profit activities, to major economic aggregates such as GDP. In addition, data on employment in non-profit institutions and the contribution of volunteer labour, in terms of full time equivalent employment valued at market rates of pay is presented. The Non-profit Institutions Satellite Account provides users with an extended view of the important contribution that non-profit institutions make to the economy.