Canterbury (C) ()

 

  Period Canterbury (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 150,626 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 75,622 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 75,004 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 35.9 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 12,367 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 356 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 700,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 39,116 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 80,566 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 3,356.4 768,848,540.5
 


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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)19.519.519.619.619.5
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.21312.712.612.6
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)16.516.616.616.616.5
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.714.614.414.314.2
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.113.11312.912.9
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)9.8101010.110.2
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)777.27.37.4
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.74.84.84.84.8
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.51.51.71.81.9
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)5 5715 5805 8455 9806 005
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)4 6474 6984 8194 9094 974
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)4 3424 3284 2424 2884 320
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)4 4114 4224 4874 5674 639
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)5 3495 3385 2105 1395 161
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)6 3026 3426 2736 2066 163
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)5 7845 9666 1776 3726 531
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)5 3615 3865 3165 4075 500
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)5 1665 1665 1955 2305 227
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)4 9944 9635 0394 8884 882
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)4 4704 5254 4864 6664 725
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)3 7023 7503 8693 9804 063
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)3 3403 3833 3683 3673 407
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)2 7252 7202 8923 0143 109
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 2872 3092 3402 3592 419
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 8601 9281 9572 0072 021
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1 2691 3211 3661 3541 393
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)7968399171 0411 083
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)72 37672 96473 79874 77475 622
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)5 1695 2515 4105 5705 555
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)4 2324 2884 3494 4814 575
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)4 0934 0784 0433 9453 929
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)4 0883 9864 0854 2084 253
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)5 1295 0444 9234 8734 888
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)6 1836 1866 0996 0646 061
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 4465 6085 7965 9976 162
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)5 4285 3275 3095 2965 301
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)5 1325 3125 3365 3585 353
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)4 9394 9294 9784 9544 978
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)4 4954 5684 6374 7354 867
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)3 8633 9574 0744 2754 349
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 2613 3513 4093 4193 611
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 6782 7322 9133 0243 083
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 4112 4332 4502 4452 469
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)2 0292 0592 0922 1472 214
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 6011 6071 6181 6461 650
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 3801 4091 5101 6211 706
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)71 55772 12573 03174 05875 004
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)10 74010 83111 25511 55011 560
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)8 8798 9869 1689 3909 549
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)8 4358 4068 2858 2338 249
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)8 4998 4088 5728 7758 892
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)10 47810 38210 13310 01210 049
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)12 48512 52812 37212 27012 224
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)11 23011 57411 97312 36912 693
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)10 78910 71310 62510 70310 801
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)10 29810 47810 53110 58810 580
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)9 9339 89210 0179 8429 860
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)8 9659 0939 1239 4019 592
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)7 5657 7077 9438 2558 412
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)6 6016 7346 7776 7867 018
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 4035 4525 8056 0386 192
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 6984 7424 7904 8044 888
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 8893 9874 0494 1544 235
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 8702 9282 9843 0003 043
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)2 1762 2482 4272 6622 789
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)143 933145 089146 829148 832150 626
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)67.367.366.766.566.4
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)34.834.834.934.935
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)36.436.536.736.736.9
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)35.635.635.835.835.9


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 5682 4422 4732 4612 196
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.32.32.22.22.1
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)768841743786826
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)5.25.254.94.7


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)4 288.34 322.84 374.64 434.34 487.7


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--0.6------


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) (%)--3.2------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--1.8------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--8.8------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--7.7------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--7.4------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--9.9------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--7.2------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--1.1------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--1.1------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--55.3------


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 (%)--63.9------


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 (%)--52.1------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--4.5------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--1------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--13.2------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--8.2------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--12.4------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--12.9------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--9.6------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--19------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--14.2------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--9.4------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--15.5------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--9.9------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--8.6------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--11.4------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--2.6------


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.)--8 247------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--1 489------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--32 114------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--229------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--227------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--1 124------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--1 323------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--44 753------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--3 480------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--1 228------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--4 028------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--1 175------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--54 664------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--9 747------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--1 547------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--34 634------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--45 928------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.8------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--14 571------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--3 972------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--10 498------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--3 770------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--2 591------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--814------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--36 216------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3.2------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)9 6249 1628 7779 1549 783
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)11 91611 82111 38111 40012 415
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)-2 292-2 659-2 604-2 246-2 632


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 (%)--9.5------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--19.8------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--5.5------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)--0.4------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--11.2------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--63------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--2------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--3------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--68------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

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DISAB_2Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (no.)----21 187----
DISAB_3Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (%)----14.3----

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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.)--8 2228 2427 8387 940
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--3 4903 4303 3723 536
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--691728731752
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--145147142139
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--12 54812 54712 08312 367


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----1 4481 1821 491
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----702575721
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----434242
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----434
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----2 1971 8022 258


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 5261 6201 334
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----484508407
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----504650
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----585
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----2 0652 1821 796


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----97105112
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----352915
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----132134127


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--59 517------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--4 856------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--8.2------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--54.1------


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)--1.5------
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)--11.8------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--2.9------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--62.8------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--0.4------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)--80.6------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--8 088------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

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PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--15 04715 59115 89215 980
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)2223201813
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)721663594545520
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)286255227218194
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--2 0702 4032 5732 753
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--5 0645 3145 1385 174
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)4 8774 4744 7055 6335 590
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)6163646972
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)2 0331 9471 8771 3861 328
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)2 7053 0602 5852 3152 193
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)392334321435365
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)14 22413 74612 28713 42812 944
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)12 26512 03110 94211 88411 747
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)14 46114 02712 53813 73513 255


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------43 367--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------2 777--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------55 688--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------15 779--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------224--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------11 118--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------393--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------205--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------42 959--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------10 069--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------22--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------1 063--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------93--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------11--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------5 817--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------39 116--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------3 239--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------68 473--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 341------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--2 153------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)103106123123128
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)791694425521 080
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1822755656751 208
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)5342835666751 210
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)5054625157
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)1530115114253
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)98108202206345
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)14487178169315
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)9331253842
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)237118203207356


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------978--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------700 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------1 351--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------382 500--

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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)64 47166 11966 82168 21769 438
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)7177798392
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)6 7996 8656 9137 0647 261
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)592614601605633
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)872866808784787
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)9898969899
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)3427252625
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)211219220224225
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)1 4591 5601 6811 8192 006
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)74 60776 44577 24478 92080 566


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)67 74969 19969 60070 63071 577
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)3 9354 2464 5955 1645 901
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)2 9242 9983 0473 1273 087


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--0.1------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--0.1------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--8.8------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--0.6------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--7.6------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--5.1------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.9------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--8.6------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--8------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--2.3------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--5.2------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.5------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--6.2------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--4.1------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--5.1------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--6.2------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--10.3------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--1.3------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--4.4------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--54 664------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--64545041
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--3443
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--578554528506
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--40383940
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 5412 4462 3302 473
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--602575524526
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--1 0171 026948942
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--425449451471
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--2 3672 4012 3922 466
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--89837473
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--400440434479
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 0301 0481 0231 091
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--9961 007953964
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--761732685688
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--1061029278
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--10010396102
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--472504515542
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--113116112115
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--504477445455
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--340388388312
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--12 54812 54712 08312 367

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--------3 356.4


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)--------1
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)--------1
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)--------25
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)--------25
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)--------0.8
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)--------0.8


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------2 620
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------968



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