Central West ()

 

  Period Central West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 211,129 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 106,447 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 104,682 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 39.7 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 19,258 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 626 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 300,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 41,594 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 177,036 18,387,138
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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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)20.820.620.520.420.2--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.113.113.113.113--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)10.911.111.311.411.6--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)12.512.312.111.911.8--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.513.313.11312.9--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)12.612.512.412.412.5--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)9.29.59.79.810--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.55.55.65.65.7--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)22.12.22.22.3--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)7 3257 2757 1907 1687 116--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)7 1467 3397 4977 5717 619--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)7 4677 4027 2797 3117 342--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)7 2237 3147 3887 3987 371--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)6 6106 7246 8356 9286 968--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)5 7975 9726 0936 1476 280--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)5 4605 6445 8186 0486 127--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 1375 9135 7945 7145 763--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 5296 6556 7026 6576 557--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)6 8086 7016 6396 6056 658--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)7 0687 2037 1887 2097 102--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)6 7206 7056 7906 8706 926--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)6 4906 4756 4576 5116 615--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)5 3105 5755 8185 9106 000--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)4 1224 2254 3204 5064 688--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)3 0193 1083 1963 3203 406--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)2 1002 1342 1232 1682 211--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)1 2761 3801 5011 6031 698--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)102 607103 744104 628105 644106 447--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)6 7956 7546 7826 6936 609--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)6 6356 7496 8456 9737 019--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)6 9116 9476 9476 9916 987--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)6 8326 8896 9286 8816 884--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)5 9216 0986 1556 2676 286--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)5 5335 7785 8275 9165 972--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 4205 5265 6905 8616 016--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 2036 0375 9275 8515 794--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)6 5436 7276 8126 8086 779--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 7616 6376 4816 5046 514--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)6 7396 8446 9606 9806 966--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)6 2456 4156 5106 5566 609--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)6 1786 0366 0666 1146 175--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)5 1495 4565 6135 6925 832--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)4 0794 2094 3494 5344 657--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)3 3803 4403 5483 6363 673--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)2 6952 7042 6802 7092 758--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)2 7732 8632 9683 0593 152--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)100 792102 109103 088104 025104 682--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)14 12014 02913 97213 86113 725--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)13 78114 08814 34214 54414 638--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)14 37814 34914 22614 30214 329--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)14 05514 20314 31614 27914 255--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)12 53112 82212 99013 19513 254--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)11 33011 75011 92012 06312 252--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)10 88011 17011 50811 90912 143--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)12 34011 95011 72111 56511 557--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)13 07213 38213 51413 46513 336--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)13 56913 33813 12013 10913 172--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)13 80714 04714 14814 18914 068--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)12 96513 12013 30013 42613 535--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)12 66812 51112 52312 62512 790--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)10 45911 03111 43111 60211 832--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)8 2018 4348 6699 0409 345--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)6 3996 5486 7446 9567 079--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)4 7954 8384 8034 8774 969--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)4 0494 2434 4694 6624 850--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)203 399205 853207 716209 669211 129--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)62.562.362.161.961.7--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents38.638.738.738.838.8--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents40.140.240.340.540.6--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents39.439.439.539.639.7--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 6672 7292 7132 4602 741--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.32.32.32.22.2--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)1 9111 8021 7341 7371 850--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.86.96.86.46.2--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.92.9333--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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


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) (%)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----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)9 75210 5329 3639 3909 543--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)8 8769 3369 3769 2428 893--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)8761 196-13148650--

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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.)11 43611 44811 22511 39511 315--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)5 4995 4935 3405 3905 499--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)2 1082 1422 1732 2132 118--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)326349350349326--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)19 36919 43219 08819 34719 258--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 2441 0971 2661 160--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--591514644582--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--847811869--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--96125--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 9281 6952 0401 816--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 3751 5191 3061 440--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--407385389362--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--951028594--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--9131410--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--1 8862 0191 7941 906--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture6 6336 6046 4606 5656 407--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)10511010497101--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)673687675676692--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity5152525155--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 5272 5562 5282 5872 606--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)513509484490480--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)1 2861 2391 1651 1451 115--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)796805788831838--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport1 1771 1611 1301 1411 106--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)6155555456--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)731758762799834--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental1 3181 3381 3471 3301 333--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional1 0561 0751 0461 0671 097--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)437438423422424--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)5249453944--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)152159154154154--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)639649681740755--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)177165162165166--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)845846835845845--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)140177192149150--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)19 36919 43219 08819 34719 258--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)700763826892887874
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)129113119140149317
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)8298769451 0321 0361 191
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)8439149751 0321 0431 243
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)204241242253263259
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)1918252430100
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)230270283286299382
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)129178215232200244
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)358448498518499626
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)223259267277292360


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----3 1293 244----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----295 000300 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----257222----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----229 000230 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)5852313562--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)185219298202202--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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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----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture10----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)6----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)8.2----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1.6----------
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 - Transport4.3----------
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 - Rental1.1----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional3.6----------
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----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)99 872101 765103 666104 190106 423107 590
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)432431441485487535
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)41 96443 84545 69747 63649 21450 198
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 4771 5081 5811 5981 6411 683
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)5 3935 4125 3905 3955 3635 444
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)1 6911 6821 7011 7241 7771 903
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)125129138120125129
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)838894868828808782
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)7 4487 6868 0328 3978 6168 772
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)159 240163 352167 514170 373174 454177 036


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)118 153118 916119 203117 968118 669117 698
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)37 96241 40245 88050 06753 83457 485
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)3 1213 0352 8082 6452 4992 266
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----85----


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----38 39840 23241 01441 490
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----44 26743 58843 98444 394
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----84 89986 49789 49191 179


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--8486868887


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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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----------

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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.)--------27 05427 441
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------2 6182 715
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------10 1739 782
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------7 1337 012
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7678
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------3 4723 481
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------1 6321 561
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------1 4311 279
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--15 98515 67815 42715 19914 913
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--13 31013 34313 26813 12012 158
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--16 88216 56116 32416 00415 058


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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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------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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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

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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)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----------


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

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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 described1.6----------

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


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 (%)2.9----------


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.)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

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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

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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----------


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 (%)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 care11.8----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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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----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)69.5----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)24.2----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)3.4----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)2.9----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)62.7----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)33.5----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)3.8----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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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.)3 1754 445--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)87 26586 975--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)90 44091 420--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)3.54.9--------


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)5 5995 310--------
ENERGY_8Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Gross meters (no.)7 1206 953--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 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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