Forbes (A) ()

 

  Period Forbes (A) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 9,759 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 4,856 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 4,903 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 41 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 1,121 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 10 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 208,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 38,253 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 8,278 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 471,807.4 768,848,540.5
 


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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 (%)21.22120.620.420.2
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)12.112.112.41313.2
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)9.81010.310.510.7
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)12.311.61110.710.5
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.113.113.212.812.8
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)13.113.313.113.113
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)10.210.410.510.710.7
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.76.26.56.56.5
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)2.42.42.32.42.4
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)322323324309310
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)345315320312294
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)385387375367358
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)336355356367378
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)278252251281297
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)239235252258278
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)212234232231234
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)270257244238235
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)302280275269256
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)312312313307314
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)324313322331335
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)322320312305319
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)310316333338345
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)270286288305299
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)214215216219228
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)145161183191200
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)881011059998
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)7170697378
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)4 7454 7324 7704 8004 856
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)320321316344341
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)301296306315338
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)340345321319326
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)311286312333345
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)228254266274270
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)255247266284300
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)228230233239234
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)313270249242238
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)279289282283296
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)307321313309294
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)299294307292310
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)318309307326316
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)296311301292287
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)268268276287276
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)216215221221244
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)177187194196187
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)133134139144145
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)161160154156156
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)4 7504 7374 7634 8564 903
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)642644640653651
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)646611626627632
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)725732696686684
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)647641668700723
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)506506517555567
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)494482518542578
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)440464465470468
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)583527493480473
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)581569557552552
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)619633626616608
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)623607629623645
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)640629619631635
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)606627634630632
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)538554564592575
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)430430437440472
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)322348377387387
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)221235244243243
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)232230223229234
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)9 4959 4699 5339 6569 759
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)60.460.16060.160.2
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)39.740.240.640.840.9
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)41.541.841.841.541
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)40.64141.341.141


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)154128120131110
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.62.72.72.52.3
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)104989693103
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)8.17.37.46.97.1


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)22222.1


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--9.6------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)--0.6------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--1.9------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--0.4------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--0------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--0.5------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--0.2------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--0.1------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--0.2------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--0.2------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--9------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--1.5------


Persons with Post School Qualifications - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SCHOOL_2Persons with Post School Qualifications - Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over (%)--47.5------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--0.8------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--0.9------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--7.1------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--5.6------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--21.7------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--11.5------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--22.3------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--14.1------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--13.3------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--8.7------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--11.4------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--9------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--7.6------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--11.9------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--1.8------


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.)--0------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--27------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--2 599------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--24------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--11------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--135------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--210------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--3 006------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--24------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--374------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--397------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--85------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--3 886------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--1 078------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--78------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--2 407------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--3 563------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.4------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--765------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--136------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--1 093------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--286------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--127------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--35------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--2 442------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--2.9------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)454604588597511
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)599556560492492
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)- 145482810519


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 (%)--25------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--18.5------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--7.3------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)--0.7------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--11.9------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--53------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--3------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--4------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--60------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

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DISAB_2Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (no.)----2 032----
DISAB_3Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (%)----21.7----

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--656661639660
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--333327309307
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--130126133138
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--15171516
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--1 1341 1311 0961 121


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----534875
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----342534
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----3--6
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----9073115


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----688972
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----222312
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----635
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----9611589


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----3----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----3----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----687


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--4 106------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--221------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--5.4------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--56.7------


Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--3.7------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.6------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--15.4------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--10.2------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--47.1------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)--79.1------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--616------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--1 2651 3311 3481 386
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)8375736870
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)6257484639
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--8494106111
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--529555525508
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)166224243336338
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)6671696877
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)147218198164172
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--97643530
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--53446265
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)1 038999836934880
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)859831701773733
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)1 0441 007845951899


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------41 040--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------158--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------3 387--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------5 934--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------17--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------1 345--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------400--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------26--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------3 202--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------13 853--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------2--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------102--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------68--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------1--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------610--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------38 253--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------204--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------4 549--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--662------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 269------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)151261213
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)4----2--
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)191261413
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)201261413
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)44245
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)1--------
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)55256
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)81319174
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)1318212210


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------142--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------208 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------5--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------200 000--

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)4 5704 5374 5954 6534 699
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1919182324
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)2 2842 3172 4482 5092 683
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)7277788284
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)337325321332323
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)110144141141141
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)55555
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)3438384140
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)263275259288279
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)7 6947 7377 9038 0748 278


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)5 5135 4345 4295 4425 387
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)2 0362 1542 3372 4982 765
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)144149138134125


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--19.2------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--2.8------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--5.8------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1.2------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--5.5------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--3.9------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.9------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--5.8------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--4------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--0.3------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--1.4------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--0.9------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--4.7------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--1.8------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--5------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--9.4------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--10.9------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--0.5------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.5------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--3 886------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--485476467471
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--5544
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--36373533
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--991111
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--116120113121
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--41393838
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--66635958
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--37373233
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--65646162
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--4333
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--35383337
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--82889196
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--42434242
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--19221714
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--5444
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)------34
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--21201717
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--6766
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--49494853
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--981515
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--1 1321 1321 0991 122

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--------471 807.4


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)--------1
PROTECTED_AREA_4Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (no.)--------2
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)--------3
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)--------1 966
PROTECTED_AREA_9Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (ha)--------646
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)--------2 612
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)--------0.4
PROTECTED_AREA_14Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (%)--------0.1
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)--------0.6


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------470
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------108



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