The City of Swan has a diversified and vibrant economic base. Its largest industry sectors are manufacturing, construction and retail.
Public administration and safety, transport, postal and warehousing, health care and social assistance, and the education and training industries also provide a significant number of jobs.
Geographically the largest metropolitan local government, the City of Swan covers an area of 1,044 square kilometres. The local economy operates primarily around the following key business areas
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