Melbourne - West ()

 

  Period Melbourne - West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 727,629 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 364,452 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 363,177 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 33.9 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 43,180 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 3,685 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 410,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 45,351 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 509,554 18,387,138
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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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)20.520.720.92121--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)1413.613.313.112.9--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)17.818181818--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)15.915.915.915.815.8--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)12.812.612.612.512.5--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)9.69.69.69.69.7--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.35.55.65.85.9--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)33333--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.11.11.11.11.2--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)25 21426 82428 34829 47530 006--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)21 65722 65023 65024 66425 709--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)20 20820 47320 83821 44422 156--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)20 75021 13021 36521 73622 039--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)25 54225 31625 49126 08326 457--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)29 25330 23230 56531 08431 665--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)28 37830 12131 56833 15034 555--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)26 76127 64928 50129 35130 510--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)24 27625 42326 20526 94527 594--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)21 46021 68522 45023 25824 055--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)19 15719 97320 54420 95721 465--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)16 67017 11717 46017 99118 438--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)13 98814 22814 68915 09715 551--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)9 71110 71311 66612 31712 943--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)7 2277 4267 5518 0378 526--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)4 9715 2095 4825 7296 005--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)3 3483 4383 5573 6223 751--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)2 3882 5272 6722 8793 027--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)320 959332 134342 602353 819364 452--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)24 43925 82427 19328 31228 828--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)20 71521 82022 86124 01325 216--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)19 25219 62220 17420 63621 126--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)19 83420 04520 22220 63521 036--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)23 60523 71323 86824 25124 502--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)28 24929 17529 57030 25330 620--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)28 09429 73331 33532 90634 403--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)26 42326 87327 54028 36729 314--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)24 36325 53026 30126 94327 545--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)21 29721 71422 26622 97523 689--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)19 83220 46220 92821 20121 502--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)16 98517 66818 37519 13119 710--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)13 93314 46515 10715 90116 554--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)9 73010 64611 48712 18313 020--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)7 2407 5387 9448 3808 802--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)6 1466 2376 3256 4766 650--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)4 8584 9145 0105 1325 137--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)4 3824 6935 0335 2185 523--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)319 377330 672341 539352 913363 177--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)49 65352 64855 54157 78758 834--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)42 37244 47046 51148 67750 925--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)39 46040 09541 01242 08043 282--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)40 58441 17541 58742 37143 075--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)49 14749 02949 35950 33450 959--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)57 50259 40760 13561 33762 285--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)56 47259 85462 90366 05668 958--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)53 18454 52256 04157 71859 824--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)48 63950 95352 50653 88855 139--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)42 75743 39944 71646 23347 744--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)38 98940 43541 47242 15842 967--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)33 65534 78535 83537 12238 148--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)27 92128 69329 79630 99832 105--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)19 44121 35923 15324 50025 963--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)14 46714 96415 49516 41717 328--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)11 11711 44611 80712 20512 655--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)8 2068 3528 5678 7548 888--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)6 7707 2207 7058 0978 550--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)640 336662 806684 141706 732727 629--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)70.169.769.369.168.9--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents33.133.233.333.333.5--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents34.234.234.234.334.4--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents33.633.733.833.833.9--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)10 70011 99511 56411 63611 671--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)22.12.12.12--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)2 9812 9922 9843 1513 424--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 165.95.75.65.6--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)452.1468483499513.7--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)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----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)31 10331 10631 32032 22731 918--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)23 99324 59726 20426 78226 880--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)7 1106 5095 1165 4455 038--

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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.)25 23325 79424 94325 80526 729--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)11 54111 80511 40811 86712 395--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)2 8663 0473 1253 1383 224--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)761836821832832--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)40 40141 48240 29741 64243 180--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--5 2694 2745 2465 435--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--2 2241 7002 1392 161--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--184167205180--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--25143323--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--7 7026 1557 6237 799--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--5 0395 5354 5934 696--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--1 3201 4891 2761 330--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--185213212204--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--31303433--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--6 5757 2676 1156 263--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture824761701672658--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)2324262423--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)1 9401 9571 8351 7811 828--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity135145147164175--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)8 3588 4737 9188 0648 357--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)1 6961 7181 6421 7221 814--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)3 0853 0973 0003 0823 042--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)1 5781 6191 6351 7621 899--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport5 6535 8135 6035 8526 095--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)279271272287309--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)1 9512 0502 1312 2842 478--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental3 3743 4303 4203 5263 712--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional4 0144 2444 1444 2774 488--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)1 8791 9481 8401 9451 971--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)242219214210226--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)502533503560595--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)1 4971 6371 7051 9972 133--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)507506485493500--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)1 9381 9531 9311 9942 034--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)9261 0841 145946843--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)40 40141 48240 29741 64243 180--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)7 8295 0083 9934 7555 1126 703
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)1 4571 5852 9351 5352 2303 282
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)9 2866 5936 9286 2907 3429 985
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)9 3836 6306 9346 3107 35310 005
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)1 8941 3051 0431 2311 3621 851
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)250310704298470795
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)2 1641 5981 7581 5561 8442 669
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)9126901 3891 2191 4171 016
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)3 0762 2873 1472 7753 2603 685
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)2 1441 6151 7471 5291 8322 646


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----9 15810 219----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----390 000410 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----2 1272 422----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----340 000341 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)154149137120108--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)8678999268611 040--


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----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture0.4----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.2----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)12.6----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1----------
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 - Transport8.6----------
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 - Rental1.3----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional6.2----------
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----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)348 537367 125381 700390 522402 182418 062
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)2 1572 1762 1342 0422 0032 055
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)44 67646 97248 58850 47551 53853 109
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)2 4432 5832 8793 0143 0113 008
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)7 6707 8288 1157 8237 9847 948
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)4 0494 0444 1603 7303 8284 030
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)315330351344348366
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 5701 6951 7261 6621 7481 744
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)16 47616 72817 41117 90218 37619 232
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)427 893449 481467 064477 514491 018509 554


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)360 639376 366388 631394 348403 323416 249
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)40 70846 01153 38259 14164 96671 723
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)26 55227 10126 52125 49524 08522 895
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----127136129171


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----115 115116 694116 741123 229
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----134 695137 220143 518146 745
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----217 201223 653230 627239 424


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--1517172020


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----------

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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.)--------55 63557 462
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------10 17510 326
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------22 13521 045
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------29 17327 277
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7274
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------9 0018 924
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------9 4639 697
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------3 4422 825
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--58 51058 61459 24459 65059 949
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--49 92851 21351 95752 77350 400
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--61 40661 60762 13162 54860 629


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------

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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

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YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.8----------
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----------


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 described2.7----------

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


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 (%)38.5----------


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.)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----------


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


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)25.3----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)57.4----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)16.2----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)1.2----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)65----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)32.9----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)2.1----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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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.)12 34020 769--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)224 573221 646--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)236 913242 415--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)5.28.6--------


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)3 7423 603--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)3 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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