Australia ()

 

  Period Australia Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 23,777,777 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 11,826,927 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 11,950,850 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 37.4 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 2,121,235 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 110,387 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 460,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,940 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 18,387,138 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 768,848,540.5 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 1,367,920 1,367,920
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)1918.918.918.918.8--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.713.613.413.313.2--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.314.514.614.714.8--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.21413.913.713.6--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.613.413.313.213.1--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.511.411.411.511.5--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)7.57.88.18.38.5--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.54.54.54.54.6--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.81.81.91.92--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)748 527764 555779 375787 421790 998--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)712 205729 260747 686764 060778 195--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)711 543713 342716 616721 694729 063--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)746 599750 636754 838758 918757 232--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)823 470829 036836 701846 017852 796--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)841 084859 142871 107876 189884 754--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)769 211798 496831 294854 779876 234--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)782 204774 856773 368775 470785 187--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)786 748810 275822 586822 978819 140--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)764 147759 390758 241762 748774 137--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)739 627754 013764 634769 145768 969--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)662 069675 708687 898702 015714 301--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)611 198608 182614 233622 449632 658--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)474 253508 032536 353553 736570 325--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)357 296371 058383 382400 914419 294--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)258 411267 237277 544289 525302 376--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)190 572192 716194 495196 827198 303--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)139 070146 889155 236163 573172 965--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)11 118 23411 312 82311 505 58711 668 45811 826 927--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)709 587724 790737 798745 686749 224--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)675 429690 320707 321723 095737 213--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)676 322678 260682 062685 663690 665--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)706 860709 039711 826715 821718 558--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)788 193794 895800 953805 134807 653--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)817 086837 419853 517867 066874 149--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)766 950792 658823 131849 737873 854--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)791 706781 494778 760781 959790 227--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)800 496825 253838 950840 496835 408--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)777 690773 305771 782778 616789 445--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)754 436769 697781 985788 404788 697--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)673 924690 394705 876722 261736 365--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)614 802615 828626 785640 258653 635--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)480 007515 590544 829564 330583 032--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)370 375384 367398 614417 795438 492--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)299 930305 669312 651322 377331 842--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)253 460253 075252 813252 970253 313--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)264 537273 378282 113290 568299 078--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)11 221 79011 415 43111 611 76611 792 23611 950 850--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)1 458 1141 489 3451 517 1731 533 1071 540 222--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)1 387 6341 419 5801 455 0071 487 1551 515 408--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)1 387 8651 391 6021 398 6781 407 3571 419 728--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)1 453 4591 459 6751 466 6641 474 7391 475 790--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)1 611 6631 623 9311 637 6541 651 1511 660 449--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)1 658 1701 696 5611 724 6241 743 2551 758 903--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)1 536 1611 591 1541 654 4251 704 5161 750 088--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)1 573 9101 556 3501 552 1281 557 4291 575 414--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)1 587 2441 635 5281 661 5361 663 4741 654 548--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)1 541 8371 532 6951 530 0231 541 3641 563 582--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)1 494 0631 523 7101 546 6191 557 5491 557 666--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)1 335 9931 366 1021 393 7741 424 2761 450 666--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)1 226 0001 224 0101 241 0181 262 7071 286 293--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)954 2601 023 6221 081 1821 118 0661 153 357--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)727 671755 425781 996818 709857 786--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)558 341572 906590 195611 902634 218--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)444 032445 791447 308449 797451 616--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)403 607420 267437 349454 141472 043--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)22 340 02422 728 25423 117 35323 460 69423 777 777--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)67.266.966.766.466.2--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)36.436.436.436.536.5--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)38.138.138.238.238.3--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)37.237.337.337.337.4--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)301 617309 582308 065299 697305 377--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)21.91.91.91.8--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)146 932147 098147 678153 580159 052--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)5.95.75.65.55.5--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.9333.13.1--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)2.6----------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)2.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)6.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)3.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)1.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)3.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)2.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)2.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)1----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)30.2----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

No Data Available

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Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

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CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)1 306 0231 306 0931 264 2981 273 7691 284 615--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)581 741582 719563 412571 206584 744--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)191 812198 340197 412199 965197 164--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)52 83654 12854 54455 22254 712--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)2 132 4122 141 2802 079 6662 100 1622 121 235--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--191 904161 291189 769191 503--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--84 60568 05482 02179 982--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--9 5808 49910 5468 758--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--1 4321 3851 8171 310--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--287 521239 229284 153281 553--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--212 120227 602195 915195 489--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--53 86159 47954 74552 038--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--10 59511 64410 72010 827--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--2 0772 1182 2772 126--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--278 653300 843263 657260 480--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)198 952193 872187 600183 950179 549--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)8 2498 6308 3018 3128 067--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)90 57989 10985 07184 14883 489--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)5 9175 9565 7695 9556 063--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)353 920351 617335 767339 367345 479--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)79 83280 22776 37976 67376 659--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)144 297143 206135 643134 819132 382--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)82 22683 74181 85985 51187 555--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)132 839131 386125 857126 874127 069--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)19 01019 18218 58219 19519 481--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)164 778167 893168 955175 280184 183--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)227 820228 447225 539230 222234 228--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)252 829255 515247 621251 609255 064--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)82 37582 95778 47479 16379 751--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)7 7817 7127 3517 3477 274--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)26 37626 89025 83526 58027 275--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)101 716105 606107 628113 447117 915--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)27 73527 47426 10026 20726 127--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)89 91990 15687 10888 11689 341--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)35 26241 70444 22737 38734 284--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)2 132 4122 141 2802 079 6662 100 1622 121 235--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)100 22489 79592 802108 612117 137118 046
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)61 18157 45666 53585 707109 656115 378
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)161 406147 251159 337194 319226 793233 424
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)168 103149 889163 057197 531230 320236 912
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)32 85130 35630 07834 74438 46140 429
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)14 08813 86616 29721 09227 49231 735
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)48 77845 03548 37257 83668 14674 338
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)30 23935 18134 78036 58731 64036 049
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)79 01780 21683 15294 42499 786110 387
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)46 94044 22346 37555 83665 95372 164


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----304 591340 128----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----430 000460 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----131 483145 684----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----415 000435 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)9 4469 8419 6828 1328 169--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)53 62055 38856 86756 17259 974--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--17 48916 01114 813----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--5 5585 7784 531----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--23 04721 78919 350----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)2.5----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)1.8----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)9----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)1.2----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)8.2----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)4----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)10.5----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)6.5----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)4.8----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.8----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)3.8----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.6----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)7.3----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3.2----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6.9----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)8----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)11.6----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.8----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)10 058 325----------


Registered Motor Vehicles - Number by type of vehicle - As at 31 January

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)12 474 04412 714 23513 000 02313 297 17013 549 45013 815 108
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)50 65352 60054 10355 75958 28860 899
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)2 530 6302 617 7992 717 6702 824 0492 907 0042 985 595
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)119 539124 291131 150135 656140 622145 426
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)318 223322 115325 997329 463331 696334 809
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)85 96587 99590 90193 85194 97496 183
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)22 65622 72222 98823 14323 36323 567
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)87 88390 59993 03194 13195 14996 585
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)678 790709 288744 729780 263807 218828 966
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)16 368 38316 741 64417 180 59217 633 48518 007 76418 387 138


Registered Motor Vehicles - Number by type of fuel - As at 31 January

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)13 444 54413 576 49513 727 25613 889 53114 000 71114 115 060
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)2 410 2772 654 5052 952 3223 264 5493 555 2163 848 451
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)513 412510 644471 021445 388413 474379 544
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----3 2223 7254 2035 258


Registered Motor Vehicles -Year of Manufacture - As at 31 January

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----4 171 3664 396 0904 438 3294 607 641
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----5 064 9215 040 0085 087 6495 075 264
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----7 920 6748 172 3238 455 3348 676 565


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)4 2504 2334 2374 2044 4644 445


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)409 672 625----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)19 320 645----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)124 615----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)165 962----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)188 894----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)0----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)2 569 990----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)25 936 178----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)73 098 761----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)2 285 214----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)46 020.1----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)25 047.7----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)13 795.3----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)7 177.1----------

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Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

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PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)2 220 3842 278 2152 352 1392 321 5642 486 1952 538 161
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)4 7794 4124 1213 8283 6543 530
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)167 368156 056145 697135 331125 864117 431
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)73 97069 98965 73061 40356 66752 230
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)186 065205 565221 954243 620255 542260 592
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)818 850827 460821 738822 489814 391782 891
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)527 480549 773660 673705 814748 719732 100
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)636266697173
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)326 248319 582255 411260 632262 108259 434
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)325 225271 472247 656241 670231 018226 515
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)85 97283 802113 840113 998112 62098 100
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--1 615 5151 578 2011 559 9271 536 7321 518 256
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--1 355 5501 357 3411 350 2001 340 9621 249 564
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--1 710 6531 672 6661 646 7941 620 5291 536 012


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----48 030------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----605 388------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----10 279 468------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----10 268------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----43 403------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----1 859 448------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----364------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----76 224------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----8 664 361------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----18 079------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----10 253------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----408 401------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----112------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----3 752------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----1 516 403------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----44 940------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----739 019------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----12 656 797------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )10 658 458----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )600 135----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5.6----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)61.4----------


Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - 2011 Census

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YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)2.5----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.3----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)20----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)7.5----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)46.2----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.5----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)78----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)1 405 798----------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

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PRESCH_2Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - 4 years (no.)----239 663254 533----
PRESCH_3Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - 5 years (no.)----48 38754 656----
PRESCH_5Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Preschool (no.)----158 523160 491----
PRESCH_6Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Preschool program within a long day care centre (no.)----120 092136 467----
PRESCH_7Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Children across more than one provider type (no.)----9 43412 230----
PRESCH_8Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Total (no.)----288 052309 185----


Children Attending a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

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PRESCH_10Children Attending a Preschool Program - Less than 15 hours (no.)----80 95492 856----
PRESCH_11Children Attending a Preschool Program - 15 hours or more (no.)----199 663204 585----


Persons with Post School Qualifications - 2011 Census

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SCHOOL_2Persons with Post School Qualifications - Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over (%)55.9----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)3.6----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.7----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)13.5----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)8----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)18.1----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)11----------


Occupation of Employed Persons - as % of Total Employed - 2011 Census

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)12.9----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)21.3----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)14.2----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)9.7----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)14.8----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9.4----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)6.6----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)9.4----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.9----------

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)1 317----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 994----------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

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LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)18.2----------


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

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WORK_TRAV_3Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Train or tram (no.)434 513----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)301 189----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)6 597 613----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)64 343----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)103 916----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)204 321----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)377 044----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)8 082 939----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )356 634----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)443 942----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)1 024 880----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)149 930----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)10 058 325----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)1 888 700----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)321 008----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)5 550 614----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)7 760 322----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.6----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)2 086 266----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)448 133----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)2 150 301----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)600 893----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)300 748----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)97 721----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)5 684 062----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)3----------


Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - 2011 Census

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UNPAIDW_2Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)17.8----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19.7----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)7.1----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)0.9----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)10.9----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)67.1----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.9----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.9----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)73.9----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)46.8----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)42.5----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)9.7----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)1----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)62.5----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)35.7----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.9----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)768 848 540.5----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)409 672 625.3----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)1 962 568.8----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)6 645 374.7----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)905 226.8----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)7 550 601.4----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)3.4----------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Year ended 31 December

No Data Available


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

No Data Available


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------1 367 920----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------726 307----



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