SUMMARY OF OPERATIONS
At the end of June 2009, there were 1,501 businesses/organisations operating in the aged care residential services industry in Australia. Of these, 796 were 'for profit' businesses, and 705 were 'not for profit' organisations. These businesses/organisations:
- employed 187,932 persons
- generated income of $11.5b during the 2008-09 financial year
- incurred expenses of $11.3b in the same period
- generated industry value added of $7.1b.