Greater Sydney ()

 

  Period Greater Sydney Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 4,920,970 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 2,438,529 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 2,482,441 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 36.1 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 480,910 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 26,601 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 725,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 47,281 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 3,143,643 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 1,236,773.7 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 132,068 1,367,920
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)18.718.818.818.818.8--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.713.513.413.313.3--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)1616.116.116.216.2--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.814.714.614.514.4--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.413.213.11312.9--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.710.710.710.710.8--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)6.87.17.37.57.6--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.24.14.14.14.1--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.81.81.91.91.9--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)158 361162 331165 949168 261170 365--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)145 453148 824152 131155 620159 044--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)140 219140 337141 966143 588145 626--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)147 501148 598149 549151 235152 020--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)173 587173 606175 762178 975182 203--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)189 954189 966190 829193 151196 281--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)180 058185 092190 923195 779200 952--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)173 855172 437172 224173 618177 031--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)163 497168 634171 939173 611174 625--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)157 587155 857154 838155 197157 355--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)147 651150 754153 287154 741155 015--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)127 559130 936133 831136 675139 672--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)115 325114 461115 315117 189119 330--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)88 08194 20599 665102 779105 884--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)65 37567 51069 83573 56577 036--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)48 15449 42951 03652 97455 225--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)36 20636 33936 69237 05937 231--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)27 56628 97830 54632 07533 634--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)2 285 9892 318 2942 356 3172 396 0922 438 529--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)150 167153 473156 952158 853160 702--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)137 041140 069143 291146 929150 492--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)132 743132 830134 069135 457136 801--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)139 010139 859141 186142 161143 759--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)169 525169 382170 430172 781174 866--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)188 945191 197193 183196 505199 460--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)179 912185 114191 474197 236202 715--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)176 036174 097173 804175 461178 133--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)167 520173 355177 190178 751178 668--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)159 908158 694158 257159 593161 906--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)151 168154 045156 656158 962159 785--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)132 621136 114139 811142 811145 525--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)117 400117 978120 049123 098126 366--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)89 93796 765102 614106 607110 355--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)69 76871 66174 11877 80981 620--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)57 17258 04459 04860 85462 521--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)49 74649 31049 04348 57148 326--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)54 34155 83757 53759 13060 441--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)2 322 9602 357 8242 398 7122 441 5692 482 441--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)308 528315 804322 901327 114331 067--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)282 494288 893295 422302 549309 536--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)272 962273 167276 035279 045282 427--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)286 511288 457290 735293 396295 779--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)343 112342 988346 192351 756357 069--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)378 899381 163384 012389 656395 741--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)359 970370 206382 397393 015403 667--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)349 891346 534346 028349 079355 164--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)331 017341 989349 129352 362353 293--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)317 495314 551313 095314 790319 261--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)298 819304 799309 943313 703314 800--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)260 180267 050273 642279 486285 197--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)232 725232 439235 364240 287245 696--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)178 018190 970202 279209 386216 239--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)135 143139 171143 953151 374158 656--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)105 326107 473110 084113 828117 746--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)85 95285 64985 73585 63085 557--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)81 90784 81588 08391 20594 075--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)4 608 9494 676 1184 755 0294 837 6614 920 970--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)68.568.267.967.867.6--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)35.235.335.335.335.3--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)36.936.9373737--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)36.136.136.136.136.1--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)66 44966 47667 86862 08367 270--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.91.91.91.81.8--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)27 37526 59527 30928 23828 884--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 15.45.45.35.25.2--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)372.7378.1384.5391.2397.9--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)1.3----------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)3.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)5.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)4.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)3.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)5.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)5.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)3.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)1.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)40.1----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)62 17462 50663 08767 49666 686--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)82 09186 37781 73481 67382 553--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)-19 917-23 871-18 647-14 177-15 867--

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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.)284 854286 237274 585277 583281 765--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)142 104142 750138 252142 574147 917--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)37 77339 55639 25540 09640 143--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)10 07010 46310 51810 89111 085--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)474 801479 006462 610471 144480 910--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--45 39737 66445 97647 398--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--22 81318 22622 67323 044--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 9601 7042 1071 848--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--268284356261--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--70 43857 87871 11272 551--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--48 75254 51345 57845 992--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--14 62116 37913 71614 266--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--2 0372 4231 9532 119--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--399400395409--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--65 80973 71561 64262 786--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)7 6156 9506 4916 2555 961--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)776827777797802--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)18 91018 73017 79017 65717 510--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)1 1871 1871 1511 1591 222--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)71 46671 12367 64069 82972 559--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)22 07822 14220 97521 12321 128--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)32 07432 14030 18230 14829 865--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)17 46918 02617 35518 41918 868--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)32 21332 14530 71831 24631 538--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)6 9107 0026 7746 9787 121--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)42 48743 60743 35845 01147 626--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)56 33956 43355 48156 96558 745--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)72 98273 68470 87472 20973 764--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)22 49322 48621 25521 42421 483--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)2 4452 3742 2582 2462 211--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)6 9696 9856 6746 8797 108--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)25 57126 52126 89428 25629 451--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)7 0596 9986 6176 6476 712--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)18 41918 52417 75717 97018 406--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)9 33911 12211 5899 9268 830--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)474 801479 006462 610471 144480 910--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)8 5428 5679 92612 18815 46017 247
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)14 18516 38820 30927 01931 70337 460
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)22 72724 95530 23539 20747 16354 707
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)23 56625 10730 78739 73847 80355 843
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)4 0384 0014 1114 8396 0597 038
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)3 7094 2015 2347 0048 45411 527
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)8 0298 3229 67412 18914 97419 033
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)5 4235 1586 3639 6626 9307 567
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)13 45213 48016 03721 85121 90426 601
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)7 7478 2029 34411 84214 51318 565


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----47 33055 829----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----626 000725 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----41 02946 165----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----515 000565 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)2 7572 8562 7492 2832 403--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)17 10317 33617 30817 54018 087--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--3 8713 3283 054----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--9881 016732----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--4 8594 3443 786----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)0.4----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.2----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)8.5----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)0.9----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7.1----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)5.3----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)9.8----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)6.2----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)5.3----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)3----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)6.6----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.8----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)9.6----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3.5----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)5.6----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)7.6----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)10.9----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.6----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.7----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)2 063 269----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)2 313 7292 342 1012 395 5072 455 8662 531 8302 591 467
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)3 8824 4334 3424 8465 6046 565
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)281 136286 980295 336306 805320 895334 876
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)22 15622 79223 70724 66626 34428 007
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)35 76636 14836 59437 46438 17339 507
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)6 3786 3236 4046 6626 9307 252
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)2 0271 8411 7361 6951 7151 767
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)10 67510 51410 84311 07911 52611 734
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)93 27797 791104 881111 330118 344122 468
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)2 769 0262 808 9232 879 3502 960 4133 061 3613 143 643


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)2 464 2922 474 2292 502 2542 540 5932 595 9362 630 310
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)235 829264 822308 216352 516400 725452 214
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)68 84269 89662 20958 78354 36448 350
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----252359519737


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----758 804809 875843 681901 077
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----895 555892 512911 632916 705
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----1 224 9691 258 2381 305 9251 326 011


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--349346344380379


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.)--------419 330422 800
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------58 57958 998
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------128 568122 469
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------121 827109 582
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7275
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------39 92938 514
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------50 00447 359
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------12 15610 233
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--302 954296 897294 292286 588278 550
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--258 092258 691257 268252 554230 664
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--320 923314 401310 392302 528281 921


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----50 422------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----134 316------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----2 112 175------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----13 475------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----10 308------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----345 570------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----433------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----18 120------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----1 803 793------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----14 885------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----1 493------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----61 518------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----125------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----950------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----310 867------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----47 281------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----165 186------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----2 565 148------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )2 188 855----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )125 586----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5.7----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)61.7----------


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)2.5----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.3----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)17.1----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)4.9----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)55.3----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.5----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)81.5----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)275 788----------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

No Data Available


Children Attending a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

No Data Available


Persons with Post School Qualifications - 2011 Census

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SCHOOL_2Persons with Post School Qualifications - Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over (%)59.5----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)5.6----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.6----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)16.9----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)9----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)15.2----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)11.3----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)13.3----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)25.5----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)12.2----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)8.8----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)16.2----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)5.7----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)7.3----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described2----------

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)1 674----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 441----------


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 (%)32.5----------


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.)188 924----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)107 895----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)1 200 504----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)12 643----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)15 625----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)43 895----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)84 556----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)1 654 042----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )118 743----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)81 609----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)178 359----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)30 516----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)2 063 269----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)343 809----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)64 954----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)1 112 635----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)1 521 398----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.7----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)457 282----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)106 607----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)385 713----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)113 017----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)68 202----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)21 731----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)1 152 552----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)3.1----------


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

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UNPAIDW_2Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)15.1----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)20----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)6.6----------
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 (%)10.8----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)70.6----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.4----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.5----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)76.5----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)32.2----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)53.3----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)13.6----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.9----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)66.9----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)31.5----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.6----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)1 236 773.7----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


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

No Data Available


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

No Data Available


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------132 068----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------61 303----



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