Greater Melbourne ()

 

  Period Greater Melbourne Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 4,529,496 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 2,236,519 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 2,292,977 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 36 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 419,693 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 26,310 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 547,500 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 45,533 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 3,340,369 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 999,052.3 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 153,795 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 (%)18.118.118.218.218.1--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.21413.813.713.6--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)1616.216.416.616.7--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.914.814.714.514.3--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.213.113.11313--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.610.510.510.510.6--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)6.97.17.37.47.5--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.34.34.34.34.3--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.81.81.81.91.9--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)136 310140 634145 249148 992150 573--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)126 741130 170133 778137 290141 090--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)122 915123 548124 926127 118129 394--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)133 149133 669134 966136 716137 741--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)169 232168 473169 625173 595176 737--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)176 497180 027182 899185 701189 919--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)159 637166 542174 039180 605186 636--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)154 262154 306155 478157 302161 371--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)152 010156 632158 984159 828160 036--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)140 101140 606142 349145 429149 135--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)130 684133 846136 531137 978139 554--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)113 333116 187119 035122 527125 203--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)101 066100 724102 146103 970106 605--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)78 31483 92888 65091 52594 056--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)60 46262 51364 10966 75169 400--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)45 14846 58048 29949 78651 934--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)33 99834 36234 50335 09435 373--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)25 27026 70728 40929 87231 762--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)2 059 1292 099 4542 143 9752 190 0792 236 519--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)129 845133 778137 760141 247142 393--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)120 988124 098127 757131 241134 971--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)117 107117 956119 601121 459123 066--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)127 924128 301128 693130 113132 044--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)162 547163 315165 113167 221169 638--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)172 635177 582182 217187 407190 699--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)159 247165 955173 602180 859188 096--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)157 796156 412157 148158 890162 193--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)157 406162 547164 826165 731165 399--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)144 584145 504147 330150 363153 821--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)135 879138 656141 385143 558145 150--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)119 231122 728125 789129 328132 255--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)107 791107 780109 537112 182114 937--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)83 08089 34894 84898 118101 583--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)65 41767 67969 68872 70475 893--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)54 44155 38356 71258 14159 673--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)46 29946 11146 23246 52046 419--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)48 02049 87151 35552 74254 747--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)2 110 2372 153 0042 199 5932 247 8242 292 977--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)266 155274 412283 009290 239292 966--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)247 729254 268261 535268 531276 061--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)240 022241 504244 527248 577252 460--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)261 073261 970263 659266 829269 785--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)331 779331 788334 738340 816346 375--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)349 132357 609365 116373 108380 618--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)318 884332 497347 641361 464374 732--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)312 058310 718312 626316 192323 564--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)309 416319 179323 810325 559325 435--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)284 685286 110289 679295 792302 956--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)266 563272 502277 916281 536284 704--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)232 564238 915244 824251 855257 458--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)208 857208 504211 683216 152221 542--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)161 394173 276183 498189 643195 639--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)125 879130 192133 797139 455145 293--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)99 589101 963105 011107 927111 607--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)80 29780 47380 73581 61481 792--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)73 29076 57879 76482 61486 509--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)4 169 3664 252 4584 343 5684 437 9034 529 496--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)6968.768.468.368.2--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)35.235.235.235.235.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)37.137.137.13736.9--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)36.236.236.136.136--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)55 23459 99557 30157 86357 518--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.71.81.71.71.7--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)24 50124 14724 15925 56026 779--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)5.55.35.15.15.1--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)417.3425.6434.8444.2453.4--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)0.5----------


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) (%)2.1----------
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 (%)6.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)2.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)5----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)3.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)4.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)1.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)1.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)36.7----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)51 43249 20148 78548 81647 399--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)43 68845 33644 41744 17643 764--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)7 7443 8654 3684 6403 635--

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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.)250 188253 366247 530252 154258 022--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)113 875115 038111 060113 309116 138--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)33 72835 45335 61836 00935 619--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)9 3629 6869 7319 8559 914--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)407 153413 543403 939411 327419 693--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--41 53834 83541 28743 216--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--17 50713 79416 19316 625--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 8141 6271 9471 706--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--270271352236--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--61 12950 52759 77961 783--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--41 53145 32239 48240 198--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--10 60212 07510 27510 797--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 7702 0601 9012 028--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--327370392400--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--54 23059 82752 05053 423--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture9 8759 0868 3497 9137 503--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)515528529546542--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)19 28118 99118 22617 95717 923--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity1 0831 1011 0821 1371 139--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)67 78568 98566 49667 92769 970--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)18 86819 25118 54418 70919 048--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)27 97328 23727 11827 49727 044--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)15 94916 42816 19517 02717 453--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport26 93726 77925 37225 71226 094--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)4 3234 4554 3294 5094 670--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)36 13137 07637 42838 75341 121--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental45 63645 94945 59246 88047 970--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional58 16459 02857 51558 68459 815--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)16 72617 05616 33316 57516 934--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)1 5101 4731 4091 4071 455--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)5 4915 6705 4925 7325 941--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)20 57921 61222 24223 69424 704--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)5 9805 9275 7165 8255 850--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)16 44316 50216 06716 43616 692--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)7 9049 4099 9058 4077 825--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)407 153413 543403 939411 327419 693--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)25 04820 02418 31520 62922 94925 825
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)22 49519 27720 29523 66433 49131 208
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)47 54339 30138 61044 29356 44057 033
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)49 21439 87238 82744 59356 66757 179
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)8 1557 1016 4327 3348 3809 706
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)5 1854 8465 1146 1588 5188 864
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)13 72412 17211 81213 79517 17518 847
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)5 9427 6426 3987 2767 4277 463
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)19 66519 81418 21021 07124 60226 310
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)13 34011 94711 54613 49216 89818 570


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----54 94462 219----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----495 000547 500----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----26 73829 734----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----437 000458 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)2 1242 2912 2351 7691 740--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)14 22614 35015 21815 21716 141--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--2 3482 2812 201----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--732783640----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--3 0803 0642 841----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture0.5----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.2----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)10.8----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)8.2----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)5----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)10.6----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)5.9----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport4.8----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)2.3----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)4.8----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental1.5----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional8.9----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3.5----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)5.1----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)7.9----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)11.1----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.9----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.6----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)1 927 928----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)2 485 2852 528 0012 582 1472 635 8562 690 5052 756 782
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)5 9326 2586 4156 5096 8807 133
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)316 184326 410332 557343 946354 689362 063
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)17 90618 71420 41220 85021 14121 555
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)43 18944 25144 15544 30144 86145 115
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)11 02210 99111 13010 97011 14311 285
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)4 1164 4074 4454 5334 6134 724
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)11 48211 95612 09512 17412 42512 762
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)103 432105 473108 161111 508114 426118 950
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)2 998 5483 056 4613 121 5173 190 6473 260 6833 340 369


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)2 538 6512 558 8772 591 3352 621 8272 651 9462 696 490
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)291 820332 154382 012429 707479 508524 317
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)168 112165 444158 586149 824139 726129 543
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----1 5711 4931 5531 982


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----820 648852 865862 569901 577
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----907 656917 589945 977952 502
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----1 392 8001 419 7161 451 1001 484 621


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--347349349378374


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.)--------410 027415 776
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------44 92645 798
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------130 733125 291
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------127 904119 752
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7073
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------35 63835 388
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------58 96557 685
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------13 69511 834
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--284 396279 099278 482275 156272 679
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--238 042240 530240 782239 867223 310
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--302 326296 906294 907291 250276 395


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----48 053------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----112 551------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----1 934 043------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----11 141------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----7 969------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----313 110------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----429------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----16 910------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----1 652 209------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----14 261------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----1 472------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----65 142------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----115------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----675------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----280 280------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----45 533------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----139 576------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----2 360 717------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )2 039 381----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )111 455----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5.5----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)62.5----------


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)1.9----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.1----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)20.7----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)4.6----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)54.4----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.4----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)83----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)253 092----------


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 (%)57.6----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)4.7----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)2.3----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)16.6----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)8.8----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)15----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)10.3----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)12.5----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)24.1----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)13.4----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)9----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)15.3----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9.7----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)5.9----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)8----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described2.3----------

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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 ($)1 412----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 007----------


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 (%)29.1----------


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.)158 385----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)22 555----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)1 249 345----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)7 929----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)25 705----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)26 977----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)56 414----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)1 547 310----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )94 766----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)70 794----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)185 082----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)29 975----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)1 927 927----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)333 280----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)66 973----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)1 030 407----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)1 430 660----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.6----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)412 174----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)93 771----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)366 856----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)101 029----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)60 180----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)21 593----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)1 055 603----------
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 (%)15.8----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19.7----------
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 (%)0.8----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)10.9----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)70----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.7----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.7----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)76.4----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)34.3----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)51.9----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)12.9----------
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 (%)63.1----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)35.2----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.7----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)999 052.3----------


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.)------153 795----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------117 908----



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