Byron Bay ()

 

  Period Byron Bay Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 10,075 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 5,158 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 4,917 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 No Data Available 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 1,621 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 No Data Available 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 720,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 30,570 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 8,449 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 3,977.7 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 831 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 (%)14.714.514.614.514.5--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)12.212.312.312.312.2--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)1615.916.216.316.5--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.214.214.21413.8--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)16.516.115.514.914.4--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)14.314.314.514.815.1--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)6.67.17.37.67.9--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)3.53.53.53.63.7--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)2.12.1222--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)246242257249239--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)260260265280292--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)216238242236233--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)269269268271283--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)324352385389395--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)375365393389406--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)405415421435445--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)326344364365373--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)326338358363356--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)344339319311321--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)402403398384361--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)380390405413429--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)297298327347374--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)212241265273276--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)109117121144168--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)5870839098--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)6058515858--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)5753514751--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)4 6664 7924 9735 0445 158--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)206181177188190--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)223258279282285--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)203191205204218--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)220227224221211--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)310318328335339--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)367404411416429--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)335321362376381--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)334329328318316--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)323335335335343--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)376371375371359--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)399405419408412--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)377368368369361--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)268296320338357--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)188196193202214--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)97114133136139--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)9289879498--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)116115118112116--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)137144142147149--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)4 5714 6624 8044 8524 917--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)452423434437429--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)483518544562577--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)419429447440451--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)489496492492494--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)634670713724734--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)742769804805835--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)740736783811826--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)660673692683689--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)649673693698699--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)720710694682680--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)801808817792773--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)757758773782790--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)565594647685731--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)400437458475490--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)206231254280307--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)150159170184196--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)176173169170174--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)194197193194200--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)9 2379 4549 7779 89610 075--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)73.272.872.772.372--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)38.838.738.538.838.8--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)41.541.441.341.441.4--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)4040.139.84040--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)113114116106122--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.71.71.71.61.6--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)7781656982--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 17.67.67.36.86.7--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)232.2237.7245.8248.8253.3--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)1.5----------


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) (%)3.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)9----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)1.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)1----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)2.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)0.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)27.9----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)1 0171 1161 1401 0791 109--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)1 1751 0671 0381 0261 042--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)- 158491025367--

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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.)875893878872917--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)450430414442441--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)206213203199211--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)4342485552--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)1 5741 5781 5431 5681 621--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--137114132154--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--60437866--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--810129--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--0330--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--205170225229--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--139147131125--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--51454238--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--17131212--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--3353--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--210208190178--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture3432343530--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)03000--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)8579757277--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity30033--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)171174170160162--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)8678747586--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)175169158172175--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)163161162165166--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport4148454645--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)3128313430--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)6377797785--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental210201186192200--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional186191185192197--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)7171697078--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)44444--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)3941444547--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)106108115122130--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)3533313839--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)5557575254--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)1623221615--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)1 5741 5781 5411 5701 623--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)403139455447
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)7266432623
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1123745888070
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1123745888070
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)291619222723
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)15119167
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)441720314231
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)221031311429
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)6727234415659
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)441719314331


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----142133----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----645 000720 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----127161----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----470 000540 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

No Data Available


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture0.9----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.5----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)6.3----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity0.4----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)6.8----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.2----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)11.6----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)19.6----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport2.8----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.8----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental2.6----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional6.5----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)4----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)2.5----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)9.1----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)11.3----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)2.4----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.6----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)4 010----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)5 4025 4525 6345 7396 0566 228
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)556150435763
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)1 0691 0751 1061 1931 2541 356
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)353836455154
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)807274757683
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)873354
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)765578
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)75838493111101
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)355375415449482552
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)7 0867 1697 4077 6458 0998 449


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)5 9245 9266 0766 1576 4146 605
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)1 0321 0891 1681 3191 5101 667
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)130152145144140146


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----1 1141 1761 2171 319
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----1 9391 9962 0582 061
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----4 3534 4764 8165 061


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--1414141316


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)1 173----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)103----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)103----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)64----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)8----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)1 016----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)0.8----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)0.4----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)0.4----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)0.1----------

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Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

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PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--------726764
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------6967
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------611574
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------697601
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------6970
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------118103
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------11488
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------4933
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--758739730681643
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--641617595569528
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--775765751700644


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----30 921------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----187------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----4 359------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----9 834------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----35------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----1 796------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----618------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----65------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----4 301------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----13 108------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----5------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----225------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----119------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----4------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----885------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----30 570------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----296------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----6 278------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )4 377----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )366----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)8.4----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)59.3----------


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)0.9----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.7----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)19.2----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)4.6----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)44.9----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.7----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)71.9----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)459----------


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 (%)63.2----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)3.4----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)2.1----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)16.8----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)9.8----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)18.5----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)12.6----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)15----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)23.7----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)13.9----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)12.9----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)9.1----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)10.5----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)3.5----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)9.6----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.8----------

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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 ($)1 834----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 141----------


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 (%)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.)3----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)30----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)2 298----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)36----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)249----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)252----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)93----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)2 961----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )37----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)473----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)473----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)67----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)4 011----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)998----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)411----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)1 891----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)3 300----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.3----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)568----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)103----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)768----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)307----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)150----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)32----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)1 928----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.7----------


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 (%)23.9----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)16.9----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)6.4----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)1.2----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)10.4----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)62.3----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.3----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)5.5----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)70----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)75.9----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)22.3----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)1.6----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.2----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)55.9----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)42.7----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.4----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

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SEIF_2SEIFA Decile Ranking - Advantage and disadvantage5----------
SEIF_3SEIFA Decile Ranking – Disadvantage4----------
SEIF_4SEIFA Decile Ranking - Economic Resources3----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation8----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)3 977.7----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)1 172.9----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)9.4----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)1.2----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)16.4----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)17.5----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)0.1----------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)--1--1----
PROTECTED_AREA_4Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (no.)--3--3----
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)--1--1----
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)--5--5----
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)--89--90----
PROTECTED_AREA_9Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (ha)--199--202----
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)--193--187----
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)--482--479----
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)--2.2--2.3----
PROTECTED_AREA_14Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (%)--5--5.1----
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)--4.9--4.7----
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)--12.1--12----


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

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ENERGY_2Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Generating meters (no.)443519--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)4 6914 693--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)5 1345 212--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)8.610--------


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 2313 717--------
ENERGY_8Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Gross meters (no.)4 6244 650--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)4 3694 208--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------831----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------1 228----



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