Gyms and Fitness Centres in Australia: Market Research Report

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Gyms and Fitness Centres Market Research Report | ANZSIC R9111 | Mar 2016

Great shape: The lower wage costs of budget 24-hour gyms have boosted profitability

IBISWorld’s Gyms and Fitness Centres market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The structure of the Gyms and Fitness Centres industry has changed considerably over the past five years, steering towards healthy growth. The emergence of budget 24-hour gym chains has stimulated the majority of this growth. Franchises like Anytime Fitness and Jetts Fitness have grown exponentially over the past five years, attracting customers with their affordability and accessibility. Rising health awareness and high obesity levels have triggered further growth in gym memberships, although consumers are substituting their expensive full-service gym memberships for more affordable 24-hour gym memberships, which has restricted growth. Industry revenue is forecast to grow at a compound annual rate of 3.5% over the five years through 2015-16, to reach $1.4 billion... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The geographic spread of the Gyms and Fitness Centres industry closely follows population distribution. Successful gyms maximise convenience by having premises located close to where their customers work or live. Fitness centres therefore tend to be centralised within metropolitan areas, with many located within suburban shopping areas. Some gyms target the corporate workforce by locating within central business districts. Areas of higher average discretionary income tend to have a greater concentration of establishments.

New South Wales and Queensland are both slightly overrepresented in enterprises when compared with their population shares, while Victoria is slightly under-represented... purchase to read more


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What is the Gyms and Fitness Centres Industry?

Businesses in the industry mainly operate health clubs, fitness centres and gymnasiums, and provide a range of fitness and exercise services.

Industry Products
MembershipsCasual entryMerchandisePersonal trainingClasses
Industry Activities
Fitness centre operationGymnasium operationHealth club operation

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