Australia ()

 

  Period Australia Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 23,490,736 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 11,692,500 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 11,798,236 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 37.3 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 2,100,162 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 94,424 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 430,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,940 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 17,633,493 17,633,493
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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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)19.11918.918.918.8
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.913.713.613.413.3
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.214.314.514.614.7
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.214.21413.913.7
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.713.613.413.313.2
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.411.511.411.411.5
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)7.37.57.88.18.3
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.54.54.54.54.5
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.81.81.81.91.9
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)746 322748 527764 555779 400784 542
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)697 910712 205729 260747 632764 441
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)710 019711 543713 342716 560721 502
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)749 321746 599750 636754 891758 254
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)824 068823 470829 036837 481845 407
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)826 369841 084859 142872 594883 361
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)749 576769 211798 496832 390859 800
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)794 307782 204774 856773 743778 307
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)762 854786 748810 275823 343826 914
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)770 567764 147759 390758 558763 678
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)723 754739 627754 013765 194771 725
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)648 777662 069675 708688 273703 484
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)597 038611 198608 182614 526623 689
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)451 241474 253508 032536 528555 407
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)344 030357 296371 058383 345401 418
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)253 763258 411267 237277 443289 632
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)186 331190 572192 716194 440196 036
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)131 584139 070146 889155 207164 903
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)10 967 83111 118 23411 312 82311 511 54811 692 500
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)707 690709 587724 790737 835742 996
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)662 272675 429690 320707 439723 729
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)674 485676 322678 260682 048685 676
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)710 727706 860709 039712 163716 889
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)780 986788 193794 895801 679806 820
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)800 887817 086837 419854 109867 987
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)748 621766 950792 658823 872852 293
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)806 239791 706781 494778 778782 010
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)774 248800 496825 253839 053840 861
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)784 237777 690773 305771 842777 841
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)736 829754 436769 697782 299789 726
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)659 626673 924690 394705 915722 287
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)597 346614 802615 828626 749640 329
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)457 154480 007515 590544 721564 674
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)360 864370 375384 367398 442417 816
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)296 045299 930305 669312 544322 410
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)250 653253 460253 075252 732252 262
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)255 010264 537273 378282 100291 630
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)11 063 91911 221 79011 415 43111 614 32011 798 236
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)1 454 0121 458 1141 489 3451 517 2351 527 538
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)1 360 1821 387 6341 419 5801 455 0711 488 170
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)1 384 5041 387 8651 391 6021 398 6081 407 178
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)1 460 0481 453 4591 459 6751 467 0541 475 143
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)1 605 0541 611 6631 623 9311 639 1601 652 227
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)1 627 2561 658 1701 696 5611 726 7031 751 348
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)1 498 1971 536 1611 591 1541 656 2621 712 093
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)1 600 5461 573 9101 556 3501 552 5211 560 317
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)1 537 1021 587 2441 635 5281 662 3961 667 775
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)1 554 8041 541 8371 532 6951 530 4001 541 519
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)1 460 5831 494 0631 523 7101 547 4931 561 451
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)1 308 4031 335 9931 366 1021 394 1881 425 771
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)1 194 3841 226 0001 224 0101 241 2751 264 018
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)908 395954 2601 023 6221 081 2491 120 081
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)704 894727 671755 425781 787819 234
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)549 808558 341572 906589 987612 042
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)436 984444 032445 791447 172448 298
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)386 594403 607420 267437 307456 533
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)22 031 75022 340 02422 728 25423 125 86823 490 736
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)67.467.266.966.766.5
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)36.236.436.436.436.5
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)37.938.138.138.138.2
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)3737.237.337.337.3


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--301 617309 582308 065299 697
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)--21.91.91.9
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--146 932147 098147 678153 580
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)--5.95.75.65.5


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.92.9333.1


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--2.6------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--18.2------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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 described, Not stated (%)--1.9------


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

No Data Available


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--1 306 0231 306 0931 264 2981 273 769
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--581 741582 719563 412571 206
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--191 812198 340197 412199 965
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--52 83654 12854 54455 222
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--2 132 4122 141 2802 079 6662 100 162


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----191 904161 291189 769
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----84 60568 05482 021
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----9 5808 49910 546
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----1 4321 3851 817
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----287 521239 229284 153


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----212 120227 602195 915
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----53 86159 47954 745
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----10 59511 64410 720
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----2 0772 1182 277
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----278 653300 843263 657


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--2 220 3842 278 2152 352 1392 321 564
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)5 1674 7794 4124 1213 828
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)179 242167 368156 056145 697135 331
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)77 58473 97069 98965 73061 403
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--186 065205 565221 954243 620
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--818 850827 460821 738822 489
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)553 893527 480549 773660 673705 814
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)6063626669
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)333 512326 248319 582255 411260 632
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)297 026325 225271 472247 656241 670
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)88 45985 97283 802113 840113 998
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)1 951 1801 871 4721 638 6781 808 7231 713 068
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)1 629 6681 591 9271 418 1011 577 2031 521 654
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)2 018 6051 948 6501 711 4981 894 0241 790 521


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--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 317------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 994------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)115 231100 22489 79592 802108 612
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)45 79761 18157 45666 53585 707
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)161 028161 406147 251159 337194 319
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)176 670168 103149 889163 057197 531
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)34 69832 85130 35630 07834 744
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)10 11914 08813 86616 29721 092
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)65 39567 82470 54273 67185 271
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)48 54948 77845 03548 37257 836
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)40 75730 23935 18134 78036 587
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)89 30679 01780 21683 15294 424


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------304 591--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------430 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------131 483--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------415 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)9 6939 4469 8419 6828 132
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)52 71353 62055 38856 86756 172

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)12 269 30512 474 04412 714 23513 000 02113 297 260
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)48 50450 65352 60054 10155 757
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)2 460 5682 530 6302 617 7992 717 6732 824 052
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)115 843119 539124 291131 147135 658
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)315 435318 223322 115325 998329 464
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)82 43685 96587 99590 90494 131
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)22 53322 65622 72222 98623 144
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)86 36787 88390 59993 03493 853
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)660 107678 790709 288744 732780 174
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)16 061 09816 368 38316 741 64417 180 59617 633 493


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)13 328 90113 444 54413 576 49513 727 24913 889 533
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)2 220 6622 410 2772 654 5052 952 3273 264 541
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)511 535513 412510 644501 020479 419


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)----4 2334 2374 204


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------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed 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_5Employed 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_10Employed 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_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.6------
EMP_IND_14Employed 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------


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 950
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--8 2498 6308 3018 312
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--90 57989 10985 07184 148
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--5 9175 9565 7695 955
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--353 920351 617335 767339 367
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--79 83280 22776 37976 673
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--144 297143 206135 643134 819
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--82 22683 74181 85985 511
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--132 839131 386125 857126 874
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--19 01019 18218 58219 195
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--164 778167 893168 955175 280
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--227 820228 447225 539230 222
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--252 829255 515247 621251 609
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--82 37582 95778 47479 163
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--7 7817 7127 3517 347
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--26 37626 89025 83526 580
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--101 716105 606107 628113 447
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--27 73527 47426 10026 207
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--89 91990 15687 10888 116
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--35 26241 70444 22737 387
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--2 132 4122 141 2802 079 6662 100 162

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Land Area (Ha)

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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 '000)--409 672 625.3------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha '000)--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

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PROTECTED_AREA_2Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (no.)----52--67
PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)----1 114--1 052
PROTECTED_AREA_4Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (no.)----1 842--1 767
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)----7 295--7 453
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)----10 303--10 339
PROTECTED_AREA_7Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (ha)----36 423 190--55 028 856
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)----37 535 302--32 370 918
PROTECTED_AREA_9Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (ha)----11 329 905--11 338 242
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)----33 492 568--38 763 534
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)----118 780 965--137 501 551
PROTECTED_AREA_12Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (%)----4.7--7.2
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)----4.9--4.2
PROTECTED_AREA_14Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (%)----1.5--1.5
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)----4.4--5
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)----15.4--17.9


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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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