Wollongong (C) ()

 

  Period Wollongong (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 208,875 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 104,180 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 104,695 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 38.5 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 12,006 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 723 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 490,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 45,233 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 143,650 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 68,401.3 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)18.218.218.11817.9--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.614.514.414.514.4--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)131313.113.113.3--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)13.213.113.11312.9--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.513.413.21312.8--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.311.311.411.511.6--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)8.28.58.68.88.9--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.75.75.75.75.7--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)2.12.22.32.42.5--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)6 4006 4146 4156 3526 369--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)6 2576 3466 4516 5696 713--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)6 3476 3286 2966 2766 293--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)6 9216 8486 8306 9046 869--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)8 3808 4618 6578 7878 919--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)7 1917 2117 2297 2997 439--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)6 3316 3196 4296 4976 648--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 7936 6366 5566 4846 486--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 5816 7586 9086 9506 980--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)6 9496 7386 5076 3816 364--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)6 7926 8716 9976 9766 930--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)5 8596 0346 0916 1476 241--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)5 4845 3335 3295 4425 528--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)4 4304 7034 9115 0395 092--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)3 6843 7263 7873 8103 952--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)2 9733 0073 0823 1403 165--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)2 1602 1642 2082 2762 350--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)1 5761 6571 7151 7771 842--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)101 108101 554102 398103 106104 180--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)6 0676 0796 0866 0236 035--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 8995 9636 1196 1836 247--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 8785 8705 8425 8035 823--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)6 4906 3926 3656 3326 334--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)7 6347 7177 7717 8767 941--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)6 6386 7536 8286 8596 998--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)6 2056 2186 3866 5166 638--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 6656 4996 4176 4436 505--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)6 6406 8087 0147 0277 015--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 7986 6246 4576 3956 467--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)6 8346 9687 0357 0426 905--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)6 0916 2186 2736 3826 506--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)5 4455 4465 6585 7785 926--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)4 6104 8124 9885 1165 234--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)3 9134 0034 0544 1994 352--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)3 4663 4823 5283 4973 515--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)2 9392 9192 9282 9432 953--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)2 7482 8563 0103 1463 301--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)100 960101 627102 759103 560104 695--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)12 46712 49312 50112 37512 404--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)12 15612 30912 57012 75212 960--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)12 22512 19812 13812 07912 116--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)13 41113 24013 19513 23613 203--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)16 01416 17816 42816 66316 860--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)13 82913 96414 05714 15814 437--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)12 53612 53712 81513 01313 286--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)13 45813 13512 97312 92712 991--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)13 22113 56613 92213 97713 995--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)13 74713 36212 96412 77612 831--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)13 62613 83914 03214 01813 835--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)11 95012 25212 36412 52912 747--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)10 92910 77910 98711 22011 454--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)9 0409 5159 89910 15510 326--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)7 5977 7297 8418 0098 304--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)6 4396 4896 6106 6376 680--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)5 0995 0835 1365 2195 303--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)4 3244 5134 7254 9235 143--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)202 068203 181205 157206 666208 875--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)65.765.465.265.164.9--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)37.137.237.237.337.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)39.339.539.739.839.9--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)38.238.438.538.538.5--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 4892 4312 4532 1372 454--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.91.91.91.81.7--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)1 5261 4771 5381 5681 680--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 15.75.65.65.55.6--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)295.4297299.9302.1305.4--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)2.2----------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)7.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)6.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)1.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)1.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.7----------
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 (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)26.7----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)8 3028 0687 9358 6378 527--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)8 1188 4948 1278 2738 037--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)184- 426- 192364490--

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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.)6 8006 6726 4436 4176 536--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)3 9353 8823 7273 7543 876--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 2761 3471 3331 2891 298--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)296296299313296--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)12 30712 19711 80211 77312 006--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--9598199611 048--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--549465537582--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--61416056--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--3576--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 5721 3301 5651 692--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 1931 2401 0931 033--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--409437367383--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--70836961--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--1410105--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--1 6861 7701 5391 482--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)195182169158152--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)2425262520--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)564563526517517--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)3024262124--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 1742 1412 0342 0172 091--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)384387369349330--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)999979932922916--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)569558532550578--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)790778740715677--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)8585758896--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)9609199089461 002--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)1 2591 2581 2311 2411 278--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)1 5511 5021 5041 5121 524--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)493490459458457--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)6063635251--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)213224219213216--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)8799369449761 031--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)200200191191189--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)694669652659684--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)184214202163173--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)12 30712 19711 80211 77312 006--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)303305470502517598
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)183271391387846762
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)4865768618891 3631 360
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)4875788619071 3841 380
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)124131178191207226
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)345374111207208
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)161190259298427443
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)104452167259177280
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)266642425556604723
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)157184252302414433


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----2 1712 365----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----455 000490 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----1 2391 590----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----350 000380 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

No Data Available


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--176133132----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--393216----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--215165148----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)0.3----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)2.7----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)9.7----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)1.1----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7.2----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)2.5----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)9.8----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)7.2----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)4.9----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.4----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)5.7----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3.2----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)7----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)11.1----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)13.4----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.4----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)4----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)82 851----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)102 666103 996105 339107 677110 767113 165
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)262309337338412439
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)15 35615 82116 49717 26018 32719 104
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 1191 1081 0981 1451 2231 237
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)1 5861 5821 4581 5331 5861 649
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)340356344342371343
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)69656378100104
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)472447480490497519
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)5 6355 8106 0846 3906 7417 090
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)127 505129 494131 700135 253140 024143 650


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)111 548111 994112 081113 262115 277116 716
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)12 25113 79915 84118 45021 28423 842
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)3 7033 7013 4473 3343 0532 794
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----63614


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----30 06332 44533 91035 068
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----38 77238 38939 06040 264
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----62 83364 46467 00268 285


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available

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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.)25 33726 00826 45526 75627 14827 281
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)282519171513
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)1 2341 1171 039943850757
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)645581559542506463
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)2 0962 3512 5152 7592 8862 897
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)9 4929 5329 4549 6199 5709 187
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)5 3175 2936 3466 6666 9466 485
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)686769717476
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)3 1043 0102 3312 3192 3252 262
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)4 3233 8153 6173 6223 4583 409
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)7848271 1611 1391 097925
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--13 34112 90612 63112 40112 182
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--11 80211 67311 41311 21410 128
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--14 45113 99013 59413 31912 353


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----50 111------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----4 948------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----83 272------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----10 668------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----265------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----11 475------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----408------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----426------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----71 259------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----13 077------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----65------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----2 715------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----110------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----18------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----10 000------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----45 233------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----5 721------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----101 010------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )89 050----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )6 199----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)7----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)56.8----------


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

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YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)4.1----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.5----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)20.1----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)5.1----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)48.4----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.3----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)79.5----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)12 825----------


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 (%)56.1----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)3.9----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.5----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)11.4----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)7.9----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)20.9----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)10.5----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)9.9----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)22.5----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)15.3----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)11.5----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)14.3----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)7.2----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)8.9----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.6----------

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

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DISAB_2Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (no.)--39 171--------
DISAB_3Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (%)--19.3--------

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)1 124----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 037----------


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 (%)16.7----------


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.)2 568----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)1 394----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)58 113----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)485----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)646----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)1 217----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)2 614----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)67 037----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )2 204----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)2 393----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)9 946----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)1 271----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)82 851----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)18 587----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)3 027----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)50 152----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)71 766----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.5----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)18 112----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)4 597----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)18 786----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)5 687----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)3 262----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)815----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)51 259----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)3----------


Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - 2011 Census

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UNPAIDW_2Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)17----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19.3----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)8.9----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)1.1----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care12.8----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)64----------
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 (%)71----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)46.5----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)40.6----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)12----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.9----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)66.9----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)31.3----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.8----------


Socio_Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

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SEIF_2SEIFA Decile Ranking - Advantage and disadvantage7----------
SEIF_3SEIFA Decile Ranking – Disadvantage6----------
SEIF_4SEIFA Decile Ranking - Economic Resources5----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation8----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)------68 401.3----


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)------5----
PROTECTED_AREA_4Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (no.)------2----
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)------1----
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)------8----
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)------6 655----
PROTECTED_AREA_9Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (ha)------402----
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)------385----
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)------7 441----
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)------9.7----
PROTECTED_AREA_14Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (%)------0.6----
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)------0.6----
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)------10.9----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------7 015----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------5 325----



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