Melbourne - West ()

 

  Period Melbourne - West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 706,966 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 354,285 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 352,681 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 33.8 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 41,642 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 2,775 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 390,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 45,351 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 477,562 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 141,638.6 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 30,972 1,367,920
 


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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 (%)20.520.520.720.921
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.51413.613.313.1
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)17.417.8181818.1
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)15.915.915.915.915.8
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)12.812.812.612.612.5
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)9.59.69.69.69.6
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.35.35.55.65.8
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)33333
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)11.11.11.11.1
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)24 14125 21426 82428 33429 358
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)20 74721 65722 65023 64124 660
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)19 86320 20820 47320 82821 410
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)20 73220 75021 13021 36721 663
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)25 60825 54225 31625 50126 004
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)28 03829 25330 23230 62631 302
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)26 63228 37830 12131 62633 357
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)25 95226 76127 64928 53729 492
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)23 13924 27625 42326 23027 062
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)20 90621 46021 68522 45723 276
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)18 68119 15719 97320 55321 007
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)16 07916 67017 11717 46418 001
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)13 43213 98814 22814 69215 100
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)9 3399 71110 71311 66712 327
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)6 9087 2277 4267 5508 035
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)4 8864 9715 2095 4705 730
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)3 2463 3483 4383 5563 613
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)2 2412 3882 5272 6612 888
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)310 570320 959332 134342 760354 285
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)23 41724 43925 82427 20028 177
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)19 81220 71521 82022 86624 023
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)18 88619 25219 62220 16320 608
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)19 53919 83420 04520 22720 605
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)23 57723 60523 71323 87324 277
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)26 93428 24929 17529 57730 224
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)26 23128 09429 73331 37233 024
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)26 11926 42326 87327 54028 321
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)23 02124 36325 53026 30126 930
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)20 76221 29721 71422 25922 924
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)19 12519 83220 46220 93621 211
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)16 20116 98517 66818 37519 115
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)13 24213 93314 46515 10615 875
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)9 1159 73010 64611 48712 176
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)7 1527 2407 5387 9358 377
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)5 9886 1466 2376 3076 472
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)4 7264 8584 9144 9975 119
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)4 1574 3824 6935 0335 223
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)308 004319 377330 672341 554352 681
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)47 55849 65352 64855 53457 535
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)40 55942 37244 47046 50748 683
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)38 74939 46040 09540 99142 018
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)40 27140 58441 17541 59442 268
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)49 18549 14749 02949 37450 281
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)54 97257 50259 40760 20361 526
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)52 86356 47259 85462 99866 381
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)52 07153 18454 52256 07757 813
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)46 16048 63950 95352 53153 992
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)41 66842 75743 39944 71646 200
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)37 80638 98940 43541 48942 218
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)32 28033 65534 78535 83937 116
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)26 67427 92128 69329 79830 975
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)18 45419 44121 35923 15424 503
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)14 06014 46714 96415 48516 412
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)10 87411 11711 44611 77712 202
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)7 9728 2068 3528 5538 732
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)6 3986 7707 2207 6948 111
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)618 574640 336662 806684 314706 966
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)70.270.169.769.469.1
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)3333.133.233.333.4
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)34.134.234.234.234.3
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)33.633.633.733.733.8


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--10 70011 99511 56411 636
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------2.12.1
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--2 9812 9922 9843 151
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------5.75.6


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)436.7452.1468483.1499.1


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)--2.7------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--4.1------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--8.4------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--1.9------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--9.1------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--1.8------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--5.4------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--1.3------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--1.4------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--42.3------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--38.5------


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 (%)--52.6------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--3.4------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--1.6------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--12.6------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--7.8------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--15.8------
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 (%)--10------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--17.7------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--14.3------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--9.3------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--16------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--9.5------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--9.8------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--10.7------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--2.7------


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.)--19 485------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--2 814------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--195 153------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--1 171------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--2 042------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--4 021------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--3 848------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--228 534------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--15 974------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--6 841------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--24 961------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--5 372------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--281 682------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--40 741------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--7 447------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--158 355------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--206 543------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.8------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--66 869------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--14 772------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--50 258------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--19 013------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--9 615------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--3 197------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--163 724------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3.1------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)30 82931 10331 10631 32032 227
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)23 37323 99324 59726 20426 782
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)7 4567 1106 5095 1165 445


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
UNPAIDW_2Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)--11.5------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--21.9------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--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 (%)--10.5------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--66.7------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--2.6------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--4.1------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--73.4------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--25 23325 79424 94325 805
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--11 54111 80511 40811 867
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--2 8663 0473 1253 138
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--761836821832
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--40 40141 48240 29741 642


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----5 2694 2745 246
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----2 2241 7002 139
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----184167205
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----251433
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----7 7026 1557 623


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----5 0395 5354 593
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----1 3201 4891 276
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----185213212
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----313034
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----6 5757 2676 115


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----379421407
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----11211084
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----491531491


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--302 175------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--20 494------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--6.8------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--62.1------


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)--1.8------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--0.8------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--17.7------
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)--54.1------
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)--79.7------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--39 505------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------48 099--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------16 254--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------301 135--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------11 102--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------734--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------39 964--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------197--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------817--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------208 598--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------12 697--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------151--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------7 223--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------102--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------46--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------26 376--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------45 351--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------18 002--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------346 038--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 200------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 856------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)9 4267 8295 0083 9934 755
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)1 9631 4571 5852 9351 535
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)11 3899 2866 5936 9286 290
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)11 5169 3836 6306 9346 310
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)2 1311 8941 3051 0431 231
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)354250310704298
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)3 1232 8252 1322 7842 586
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)2 5182 1641 5981 7581 556
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)9729126901 3891 219
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)3 4903 0762 2873 1472 775


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------9 158--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------390 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------2 127--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------340 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)137154149137120
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)875867899926861

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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)336 466348 537367 125381 706390 530
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1 9912 1572 1762 1312 037
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)42 35844 67646 97248 60750 487
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)2 2422 4432 5832 8653 002
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)7 2497 6707 8288 1177 824
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)3 7534 0494 0444 1633 746
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)267315330355345
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 4851 5701 6951 7011 696
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)15 75816 47616 72817 42017 895
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)411 569427 893449 481467 065477 562


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)349 631360 639376 366388 379394 099
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)35 75640 70846 01152 44658 247
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)26 17626 55227 10126 23425 220


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)--29 846------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)--3 761------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)--4 157------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)--163------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)--168------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)--513------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)--166------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)--6 064------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)--20 504------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)--11------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)--115.7------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)--82.5------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)--25.2------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)--8------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--0.4------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--0.2------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--12.6------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--8.2------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--4.7------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.5------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--6------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--8.6------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--2------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--4.6------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.3------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--6.2------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--3.9------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--5.7------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--6.3------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--9.4------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--1.9------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.5------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--281 683------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--824761701672
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--23242624
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--1 9401 9571 8351 781
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--135145147164
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--8 3588 4737 9188 064
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--1 6961 7181 6421 722
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--3 0853 0973 0003 082
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--1 5781 6191 6351 762
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--5 6535 8135 6035 852
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--279271272287
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--1 9512 0502 1312 284
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--3 3743 4303 4203 526
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--4 0144 2444 1444 277
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--1 8791 9481 8401 945
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--242219214210
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--502533503560
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--1 4971 6371 7051 997
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--507506485493
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--1 9381 9531 9311 994
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--9261 0841 145946
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--40 40141 48240 29741 642

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--141 638.6------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)--29 845.6------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)--6 538.9------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)--16 082.8------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)--372.4------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)--16 455.2------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)--2.5------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


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

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ENERGY_2Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Generating meters (no.)5 46112 34020 769----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)223 455224 573221 646----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)228 916236 913242 415----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)2.45.28.6----


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)4 0683 7423 603----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)4 1133 5303 696----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------30 972
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------34 642



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