In 2022 there were 9,255 VAT and/or PAYE registered businesses in the borough, accounting for 11.7% of all such businesses in Northern Ireland.
It is estimated that in 2020 over 98,000 people in the borough were in employment. The employment rate for those aged 16-64 was 72.3% in the borough and 70.9% in Northern Ireland.
In 2021 those living in the borough earned more annually than those working in the borough but just slightly less than Northern Ireland overall.
Town Centre Vacancy Rates
As at 30th April 2021, vacancy rates of non-domestic properties in the borough ranged from 10% in Craigavon to 27.1% in Dromore.