Melbourne (C) ()

 

  Period Melbourne (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 122,207 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 61,805 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 60,402 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 29 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 34,904 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 3,429 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 685,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 46,560 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 89,924 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 3,735.6 768,848,540.5
 


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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)8609681 0151 0011 111
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1110.90.9
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)282290276326323
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)5.154.94.94.8


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2 613.32 683.42 8223 114.93 271.4


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--0.3------


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) (%)--2.9------
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 (%)--2.5------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--2------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--13.6------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--12.6------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--4------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--2.4------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--2------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--58.9------


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 (%)--38.2------


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 (%)--70.2------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--10.6------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--2.9------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--29.4------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--7.3------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--5.9------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--14.1------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--14.7------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--41.8------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--6.6------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--9.4------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--13.2------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--7.4------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--1.3------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--3.4------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--2.3------


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.)--9 901------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--521------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--13 106------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--289------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--1 863------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--574------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--13 435------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--39 689------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--2 506------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--1 894------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--4 272------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--412------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--48 773------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--15 188------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--6 653------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--18 137------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--39 978------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--3 564------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--518------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--10 385------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--1 309------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--610------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--1 860------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--18 246------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--2.4------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)13 72614 11913 68214 11614 310
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)13 39813 69213 81214 29214 568
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)328427- 130- 176- 258


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 (%)--18.6------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--7.3------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--3.7------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)--0.2------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--5.8------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--71------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--2------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--6------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--79------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

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CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--19 32520 41120 53121 335
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--8 0408 1948 1238 334
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--3 4363 6093 5323 692
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--1 3821 4551 4581 543
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--32 18333 66933 64434 904


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----3 3072 6893 370
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----1 3741 1981 357
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----254194234
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----545371
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----4 9894 1345 032


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----2 9513 4973 385
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----849956943
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----207257213
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----677372
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----4 0744 7834 613


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----474931
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----16189
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----636840


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--53 103------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--4 330------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--8.2------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--61.1------


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)--0.2------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--0.4------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--13.8------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.6------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--67.3------
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)--83.9------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--6 296------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

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PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--2 9742 9003 0013 063
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)4------4
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)1331321059695
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)5149494339
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--276249262313
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--2 0402 0102 1182 096
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)1 8491 9102 0052 2852 423
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)6060596464
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)497481450339339
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)2 7622 7172 8522 9633 055
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)148130120184187
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)2 1862 2201 9572 3062 253
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)2 0182 0881 8502 2032 206
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)2 3172 3432 0702 4532 414


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------46 667--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------3 291--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------54 067--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------8 106--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------280--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------7 291--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------395--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------613--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------44 104--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------16 485--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------32--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------1 172--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------141--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------36--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------7 328--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------46 560--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------4 252--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------62 340--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 818------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--2 415------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1033741715
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)2 0206 0615 7323 6195 158
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)2 1236 0985 7363 6365 173
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)2 2276 2655 7443 7525 185
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)5345463431
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)6061 6071 5211 0741 735
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)7191 7291 5871 1621 799
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)1 0001 6133 4671 6681 630
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)1 7193 3425 0532 8303 429


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------537--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------685 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------3 990--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------492 250--

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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)60 51065 32066 58266 11467 539
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)149178227246250
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)9 23910 80413 16912 82114 049
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)8288941 1501 2361 358
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)1 6041 6542 0101 8782 215
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)323315371376431
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)377369421399397
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)6817327487591 341
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)2 0282 1282 1802 2352 344
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)75 73982 39486 85886 06489 924


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)59 23962 04062 65561 62862 757
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)10 95413 54218 33319 68023 251
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)5 5456 8135 8714 7553 917


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--0.3------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--0.4------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--4.2------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--3------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--3.5------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--7.7------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--10.7------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--2.6------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--3.6------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--8.1------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.7------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--18.8------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--3.5------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--5------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--8.4------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--10------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--3.2------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--2.4------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--48 773------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--574533489490
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--198210206218
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--881892900925
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--81857890
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--1 8772 0812 1432 400
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--1 3231 4431 4361 422
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--1 7521 8951 8481 893
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--2 0602 1462 0932 209
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--653672661693
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--427454453502
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--5 7725 9806 0316 229
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--4 4774 5124 5804 787
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--6 7406 9476 9087 102
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--1 3161 3991 3461 440
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--105115120125
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--477500480527
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--1 5521 6201 6761 756
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--446455431444
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--658681692737
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--8141 0491 073915
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--32 18333 66933 64434 904

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--------3 735.6


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------529
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------600



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