Newcastle and Lake Macquarie ()

 

  Period Newcastle and Lake Macquarie Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 370,945 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 184,214 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 186,731 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 39.6 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 24,062 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 1,146 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 440,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 45,936 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 276,816 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 86,999 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 15,927 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 (%)17.717.717.717.617.6--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)1413.913.713.713.5--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)12.81313.113.213.4--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)1312.912.812.712.6--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.613.413.112.912.8--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)12.112.112.212.212.3--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)8.68.99.19.39.5--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.85.85.75.75.6--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)2.52.52.62.72.7--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)10 95211 32011 57311 68211 609--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)10 76110 83310 97111 15911 312--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)11 03510 91710 86010 80610 797--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)12 06412 04811 90111 80211 727--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)13 56913 73313 84514 11614 233--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)12 41812 63912 73412 84313 076--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)10 89511 31511 63511 93812 267--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)11 41411 05510 96410 89911 057--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)11 71812 02912 20412 27812 128--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)11 79811 62011 34111 25411 322--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)12 18712 26512 25012 28512 201--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)11 15011 43711 70011 77511 856--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)10 28610 13410 24610 42410 655--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)8 4819 0379 4739 6509 734--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)6 3926 5246 7017 0287 445--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)4 9405 1315 2815 3755 459--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)3 9083 9303 8123 8313 777--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)3 0573 1213 2593 4383 559--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)177 025179 088180 750182 583184 214--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)10 37810 52910 68310 73810 853--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)10 11010 20210 25410 45810 513--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)10 22110 11110 12010 05010 089--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)11 26711 18711 19911 10511 025--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)13 11313 18513 16013 23313 266--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)11 69611 96612 06612 20312 303--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)10 69110 95011 31911 64111 942--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)11 62611 32311 07210 99711 129--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)11 66312 01812 26412 36812 355--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)12 14911 90211 62811 50111 527--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)12 36212 54612 64712 58512 381--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)11 32311 53111 65911 92012 101--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)10 52010 46210 69210 94911 071--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)8 8169 3929 7819 90310 144--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)7 0677 1257 3687 7058 036--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)6 1336 1936 2726 3516 486--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)5 6745 5625 3745 2905 129--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)5 7285 9386 2006 3276 381--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)180 537182 122183 758185 324186 731--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)21 33021 84922 25622 42022 462--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)20 87121 03521 22521 61721 825--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)21 25621 02820 98020 85620 886--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)23 33123 23523 10022 90722 752--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)26 68226 91827 00527 34927 499--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)24 11424 60524 80025 04625 379--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)21 58622 26522 95423 57924 209--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)23 04022 37822 03621 89622 186--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)23 38124 04724 46824 64624 483--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)23 94723 52222 96922 75522 849--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)24 54924 81124 89724 87024 582--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)22 47322 96823 35923 69523 957--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)20 80620 59620 93821 37321 726--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)17 29718 42919 25419 55319 878--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)13 45913 64914 06914 73315 481--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)11 07311 32411 55311 72611 945--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)9 5829 4929 1869 1218 906--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)8 7859 0599 4599 7659 940--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)357 562361 210364 508367 907370 945--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)65.465.264.964.764.6--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)38.138.238.238.238.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)40.540.640.840.941--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)39.339.439.639.639.6--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)4 6204 4804 6514 0514 318--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.91.921.91.8--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)3 1123 0723 2383 3933 422--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.26.26.16.26.3--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)411415.2419422.9426.4--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)2.9----------


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) (%)1.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)4.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)1.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)0.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)15.5----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)15 79016 07615 31215 74315 398--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)14 13314 74114 25614 65214 477--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1 6571 3351 0561 091921--

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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.)12 95712 99312 74012 88713 037--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)7 4407 5347 2857 3927 418--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)2 8282 9152 8952 9012 902--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)706735730725705--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)23 93124 17723 65023 90524 062--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 9011 6511 8191 925--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--1 0968941 0811 055--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--145135131120--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--12142422--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--3 1542 6943 0553 122--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--2 1172 2241 9652 051--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--711864777722--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--143181152167--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--21262326--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--2 9923 2952 9172 966--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)369351330329300--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)90104878380--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)1 007999949942929--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)7571757478--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)4 2074 2064 0064 0594 158--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)799813781774772--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)1 8341 7941 6861 6771 630--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)1 0021 0151 0071 0631 071--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)1 3041 2471 2091 2071 162--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)154148144159152--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)2 1882 2792 4042 4712 580--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)2 6582 6452 6082 6292 653--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)3 1513 1933 0983 0803 103--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)981997933922930--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)1051079610599--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)346358347358355--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)1 7451 8201 9092 0312 109--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)383386364374374--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)1 1991 2231 1771 1701 164--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)334421440398363--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)23 93124 17723 65023 90524 062--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)8848189891 2791 2901 265
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)2883143817941 0941 306
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 1731 1321 3702 0732 3842 571
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 2911 2041 3762 0842 3842 571
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)340323384425462440
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)515667150245262
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)425395458591745733
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)376298264234461413
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)8016927228241 2051 146
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)392379451575708702


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----5 2055 623----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----410 000440 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----1 5281 668----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----345 000380 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)138122199128113--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)457458496487515--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--243217222----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--805483----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--323271305----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture0.3----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)2.2----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)9.9----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1.8----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7.9----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)11.1----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)7----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport4.2----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.1----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)3.3----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental1.5----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional6.3----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6.2----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)8.9----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)15.2----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.2----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)4----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)155 658----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)196 738200 673205 123208 115213 169216 864
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)8328879439621 0291 119
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)30 81231 73833 37634 47436 06037 848
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 6831 7051 8081 8301 8901 931
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)2 6672 6922 6962 5812 5282 587
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)491507536491449460
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)879090958582
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)943789831800772862
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)11 80512 37913 19713 95114 74815 063
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)246 058251 460258 600263 299270 730276 816


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)213 659216 191218 731219 575222 806223 920
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)26 24629 34834 24338 26842 76148 025
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)6 1485 9235 3925 0714 7684 306
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----5121828


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----59 96863 21664 55367 137
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----78 84477 94078 71479 335
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----119 722122 151127 435130 284


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--4244434544


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)6 897----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)437----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)6----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)4----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)6----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)42----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)3 311----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)115----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)17----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)29----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)3.1----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)14----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)11.9----------

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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.)--------49 06749 602
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------4 6334 631
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------17 94417 278
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------12 59611 662
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7375
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------4 4004 324
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------5 2794 869
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------2 2932 048
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--24 28123 28522 70022 24121 773
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--20 75420 48520 11819 86018 143
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--26 01424 98724 29123 74722 090


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----49 541------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----9 242------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----157 589------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----11 234------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----563------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----20 053------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----346------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----907------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----134 132------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----15 387------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----153------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----6 330------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----94------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----36------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----20 346------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----45 936------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----10 901------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----189 570------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )164 766----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )9 108----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5.5----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)58.6----------


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)3.9----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.5----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)23.6----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)7.6----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)39.2----------
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)76.4----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)22 350----------


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 (%)55.8----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)2.8----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.4----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)11.7----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)7.7----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)22----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)10.3----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)9.8----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)22----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)15.3----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)10.2----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)14.7----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)10.2----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)6.8----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)9.6----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.5----------

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)1 175----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 881----------


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 (%)5.7----------


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.)1 089----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)2 464----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)114 438----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)1 170----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)1 663----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)2 476----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)4 083----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)127 383----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )2 253----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)4 823----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)18 977----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)2 223----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)155 659----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)34 589----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)5 567----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)90 754----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)130 910----------
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.)30 514----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)7 595----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)36 405----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)10 674----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)5 871----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)1 501----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)92 560----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.9----------


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 (%)15.9----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)18.9----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)9.1----------
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 care12.6----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)65.4----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.8----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.3----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)71.4----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)61.8----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)31.8----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)5.6----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.9----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)65----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)33.4----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.7----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)86 999----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)6 896.9----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)287.5----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)674.8----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)440.4----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)1 115.2----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)2.3----------


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.)9 559----------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)141 448139 906--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)151 007----------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)6.3----------


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)5 222----------
ENERGY_8Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Gross meters (no.)5 985----------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 5225 202--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------15 927----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------12 801----



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