Central West ()

 

  Period Central West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 209,850 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 105,791 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 104,059 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 39.7 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 19,347 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 518 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 295,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 41,594 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 170,331 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 7,029,781 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 10,582 1,367,920
 


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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)20.820.820.620.520.3
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.313.113.113.113.1
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)1110.911.111.311.5
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)12.712.512.312.111.9
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.613.513.313.113
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)12.512.612.512.412.4
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)8.99.29.59.79.9
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.45.55.55.65.6
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.922.12.22.2
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)7 3097 3257 2757 1937 126
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)7 0457 1467 3397 4997 572
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)7 4377 4677 4027 2807 305
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)7 2577 2237 3147 3877 387
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)6 5766 6106 7246 8376 924
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)5 7895 7975 9726 0986 187
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)5 4045 4605 6445 8186 068
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 3626 1375 9135 7965 725
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 4776 5296 6556 7026 680
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)7 0036 8086 7016 6406 609
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)6 8817 0687 2037 1887 221
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)6 6786 7206 7056 7966 881
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)6 2856 4906 4756 4646 529
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)5 0385 3105 5755 8205 954
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)3 9244 1224 2254 3224 521
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)2 9503 0193 1083 1993 326
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)2 0082 1002 1342 1252 166
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)1 2261 2761 3801 5011 610
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)101 649102 607103 744104 665105 791
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)6 7326 7956 7546 7856 653
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)6 5076 6356 7496 8456 976
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)6 9066 9116 9476 9516 988
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)6 8376 8326 8896 9306 890
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)6 0535 9216 0986 1586 270
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)5 5655 5335 7785 8295 913
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 3615 4205 5265 6905 862
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 4276 2036 0375 9275 851
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)6 2796 5436 7276 8126 810
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 8726 7616 6376 4826 502
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)6 6156 7396 8446 9606 988
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)6 1526 2456 4156 5106 561
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)5 9836 1786 0366 0666 125
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)4 9025 1495 4565 6135 707
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)4 0254 0794 2094 3574 541
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)3 2303 3803 4403 5513 639
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)2 5972 6952 7042 6802 706
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)2 6962 7732 8632 9693 077
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)99 739100 792102 109103 115104 059
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)14 04114 12014 02913 97813 779
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)13 55213 78114 08814 34414 548
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)14 34314 37814 34914 23114 293
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)14 09414 05514 20314 31714 277
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)12 62912 53112 82212 99513 194
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)11 35411 33011 75011 92712 100
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)10 76510 88011 17011 50811 930
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)12 78912 34011 95011 72311 576
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)12 75613 07213 38213 51413 490
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)13 87513 56913 33813 12213 111
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)13 49613 80714 04714 14814 209
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)12 83012 96513 12013 30613 442
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)12 26812 66812 51112 53012 654
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)9 94010 45911 03111 43311 661
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)7 9498 2018 4348 6799 062
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)6 1806 3996 5486 7506 965
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)4 6054 7954 8384 8054 872
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)3 9224 0494 2434 4704 687
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)201 388203 399205 853207 780209 850
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)6362.562.362.161.9
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)38.338.638.738.738.8
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)39.640.140.240.340.5
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)3939.439.439.639.7


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--2 6672 7292 7132 460
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------2.32.2
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--1 9111 8021 7341 737
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------6.86.4


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.92.92.933


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--5.4------


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) (%)--1.1------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--3.3------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--0.7------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--0.3------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--0.5------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--0.3------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--0.3------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--0.3------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--0.4------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--13.1------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--2.9------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

No Data Available


Children Attending a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

No Data Available


Persons with Post School Qualifications - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SCHOOL_2Persons with Post School Qualifications - Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over (%)--51.6------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--1.5------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--1.1------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--8.3------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--6.4------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--22------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--12.4------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--16------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--15.5------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--15------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--9.8------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--12.1------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--8.7------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--9.5------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--11.7------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--1.6------


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
WORK_TRAV_3Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Train or tram (no.)--87------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--557------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--59 959------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--414------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--397------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--2 442------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--4 237------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--68 093------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--725------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--6 141------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--9 246------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--1 457------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--85 662------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--20 348------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--1 979------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--50 773------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--73 100------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.5------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--17 614------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--3 494------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--21 334------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--5 870------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--2 509------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--717------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--51 538------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)9 6199 75210 5329 3639 390
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)9 1418 8769 3369 3769 242
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)4788761 196-13148


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 (%)--21.8------
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 (%)--7.7------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)--1------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--11.8------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--58.4------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--3.5------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--3.7------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--65.6------


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.)--11 43611 44811 22511 395
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--5 4995 4935 3405 390
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--2 1082 1422 1732 213
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--326349350349
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--19 36919 43219 08819 347


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----1 2441 0971 266
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----591514644
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----8478118
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----9612
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----1 9281 6952 040


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 3751 5191 306
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----407385389
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----9510285
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----91314
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----1 8862 0191 794


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----169158173
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----373938
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----206197211


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--90 368------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--4 704------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--5.2------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--58.1------


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)--4.3------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.2------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--16.8------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--8.9------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--45------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--0.6------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)--76.8------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--13 481------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------45 027--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------4 289--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------80 173--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------6 270--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------347--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------22 034--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------312--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------433--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------70 109--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------13 948--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------60--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------2 619--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------77--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------17--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------11 890--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------41 594--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------5 145--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------100 762--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--876------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 611------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)796700763826892
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)161129113119140
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)9578298769451 032
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 2068439149751 032
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)229204241242253
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)2219182524
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)310230270283286
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)295129178215232
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)605358448498518


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------3 129--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------295 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------257--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------229 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)5558523135
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)173185219298202

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)98 67399 872101 765103 692104 210
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)406432431456456
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)40 63041 96443 84545 69547 637
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 4761 4771 5081 5711 590
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)5 1835 3935 4125 3985 381
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)1 2711 6911 6821 7021 716
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)119125129128121
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)822838894871833
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)7 4077 4487 6868 0378 387
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)155 987159 240163 352167 550170 331


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)117 912118 153118 916119 152117 916
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)34 97737 96241 40245 29549 496
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)3 1023 1213 0353 0962 921


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)--5 566 678------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)--1 146 587------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)--1 836------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)--2 906------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)--2 925------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)--149 295------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)--16 530------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)--614 545------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)--5 509 397------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)--16 019------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)--1 563.1------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)--969.9------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)--322.7------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)--270.5------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--10------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--6------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--8.2------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1.6------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--6.5------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--2.7------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.4------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--6.7------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--4.3------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--0.9------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--1.4------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.1------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--3.6------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--2.4------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--6.6------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--8.8------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--11.9------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--0.8------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.8------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--85 663------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--6 6336 6046 4606 565
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--10511010497
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--673687675676
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--51525251
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 5272 5562 5282 587
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--513509484490
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--1 2861 2391 1651 145
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--796805788831
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--1 1771 1611 1301 141
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--61555554
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--731758762799
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 3181 3381 3471 330
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--1 0561 0751 0461 067
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--437438423422
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--52494539
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--152159154154
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--639649681740
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--177165162165
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--845846835845
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--140177192149
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--19 36919 43219 08819 347

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--7 029 781------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)--5 566 678.2------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)--34 357.3------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)--84 093.3------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)--32 460.8------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)--116 554.1------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)--2.4------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


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

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ENERGY_2Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Generating meters (no.)1 5463 1754 445----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)88 10887 26586 975----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)89 65490 44091 420----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)1.73.54.9----


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)4 5885 5995 310----
ENERGY_8Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Gross meters (no.)7 6957 1206 953----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)6 1865 2754 970----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------10 582
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------4 021



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