As we look towards a post-COVID or “COVID-normal” Australia, the focus must be on how we re-build our nation and our economy. This report shows just how profound accelerating digitisation can be for Australia. The analysis conducted this month by PwC1 to inform this report indicates that increased digitisation could add up to $90 billion to the Australian economy plus create up to 250,000 new jobs by 2025, accelerating the digital economy will create a ripple effect across industries, creating jobs in all sectors from customer service, logistics, design to professional services.
1. Based on PwC analysis conducted October 2020. See sources on PG 30 of the report for methodology.