Queensland ()

 

  Period Queensland Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 4,722,447 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 2,352,912 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 2,369,535 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 36.8 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 416,763 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 17,219 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 410,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,574 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 3,667,300 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 172,582,593.1 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 426,090 1,367,920
 


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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)2019.919.919.919.8
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.11413.913.813.7
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)141414.114.214.3
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.314.214.11413.8
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.613.513.413.313.2
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.311.411.311.311.3
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)7.17.47.788.2
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)44444.1
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.51.61.61.61.7
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)156 741156 391159 675162 207162 498
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)147 372150 901154 901159 365163 240
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)148 992150 295152 021153 085154 582
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)154 329154 934156 352157 801158 475
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)161 679162 837165 513167 803170 181
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)163 408165 381168 608170 313170 695
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)146 225150 039155 425161 248165 465
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)160 312157 473155 744153 959152 963
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)152 715158 701163 991167 469168 588
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)153 658152 761152 551152 800153 766
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)142 827146 561150 314153 194155 144
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)129 391131 660134 013136 148139 283
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)120 818123 606123 072124 188125 360
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)91 28696 189103 000108 733112 587
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)66 72069 93973 40476 35680 461
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)46 59847 87349 81652 20455 081
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)32 97233 82334 43835 07335 561
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)23 36024 59525 93927 24828 982
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)2 199 4032 233 9592 278 7772 319 1942 352 912
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)147 455147 939151 848153 901154 482
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)139 717142 847146 207150 248153 683
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)142 175143 465144 566145 107146 377
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)147 793147 927148 644150 246151 439
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)156 840158 933162 369164 638165 679
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)158 302161 562165 893168 919170 665
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)148 077150 975155 527161 329166 316
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)162 365159 972158 023156 843156 410
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)155 414161 462167 273171 075171 898
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)157 471156 552156 057155 848157 203
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)145 380149 603153 928157 311159 176
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)129 759132 437135 608138 978142 462
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)118 326121 806121 977124 126126 618
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)89 96995 034102 263107 935111 965
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)66 70469 45873 08576 94181 453
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)52 59753 41354 94756 39358 891
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)43 40844 15044 45144 44444 500
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)43 58945 28446 76248 43650 318
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)2 205 3412 242 8192 289 4282 332 7182 369 535
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)304 196304 330311 523316 108316 980
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)287 089293 748301 108309 613316 923
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)291 167293 760296 587298 192300 959
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)302 122302 861304 996308 047309 914
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)318 519321 770327 882332 441335 860
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)321 710326 943334 501339 232341 360
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)294 302301 014310 952322 577331 781
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)322 677317 445313 767310 802309 373
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)308 129320 163331 264338 544340 486
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)311 129309 313308 608308 648310 969
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)288 207296 164304 242310 505314 320
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)259 150264 097269 621275 126281 745
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)239 144245 412245 049248 314251 978
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)181 255191 223205 263216 668224 552
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)133 424139 397146 489153 297161 914
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)99 195101 286104 763108 597113 972
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)76 38077 97378 88979 51780 061
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)66 94969 87972 70175 68479 300
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)4 404 7444 476 7784 568 2054 651 9124 722 447
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)67.367.166.866.566.2
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)35.735.935.935.936
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)3737.237.337.337.5
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)36.436.636.636.636.8


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--63 25363 83763 35463 066
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)--2.1222
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--27 41428 30027 90128 704
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)--65.95.85.7


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.52.62.62.72.7


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--3.6------


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) (%)--5.3------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--6.5------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--1.3------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--0.5------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--1.9------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--1.6------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--1.1------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--1------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--1.3------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--26.3------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--9.8------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PRESCH_2Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - 4 years (no.)------59 39163 425
PRESCH_3Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - 5 years (no.)------3 9544 302
PRESCH_5Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Preschool (no.)------19 69819 683
PRESCH_6Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Preschool program within a long day care centre (no.)------42 42246 596
PRESCH_7Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Children across more than one provider type (no.)------1 2291 451
PRESCH_8Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - Total (no.)------63 35167 731


Children Attending a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PRESCH_10Children Attending a Preschool Program - Less than 15 hours (no.)------11 84114 358
PRESCH_11Children Attending a Preschool Program - 15 hours or more (no.)------50 02951 001


Persons with Post School Qualifications - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SCHOOL_2Persons with Post School Qualifications - Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over (%)--54.3------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--2.7------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--1.4------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--11.7------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--7.5------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--19.9------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--11------


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--12------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--18.9------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--14.9------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--10------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--14.7------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--9.8------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--7.3------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--10.6------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--1.8------


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
WORK_TRAV_3Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Train or tram (no.)--43 018------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--67 191------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--1 373 809------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--19 101------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--21 575------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--47 092------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--75 560------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--1 647 346------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--54 641------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--99 369------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--208 735------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--29 186------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--2 039 277------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--353 509------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--72 966------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--1 120 829------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--1 547 304------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.6------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--411 232------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--79 966------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--453 100------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--128 537------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--56 010------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--19 330------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--1 148 175------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)84 72985 29991 64687 39188 323
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)78 54478 48480 57879 19582 570
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)6 1856 81511 0688 1965 753


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 (%)--18.7------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--20.4------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--7.1------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)--1.1------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--10.2------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--68.1------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--2.8------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--4.1------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--75------


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.)--268 106265 760255 620255 816
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--111 974111 654107 655108 765
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--39 72240 43040 24640 902
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--11 03911 05211 20911 280
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--430 841428 896414 730416 763


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----38 87233 16438 407
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----16 85514 08616 699
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----2 1171 9292 292
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----311303381
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----58 15549 48257 779


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----46 42648 94141 765
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----10 76711 73911 119
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----2 4472 5332 378
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----460435484
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----60 10063 64855 746


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----4 7574 4624 181
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----1 7991 9091 452
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----6 5566 3715 633


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--2 171 073------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--131 799------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--6.1------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--62.8------


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)--1.9------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.3------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--21.2------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--10.3------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--38.4------
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)--73.7------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--293 917------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--400 012415 190432 068445 121
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)1 1151 0461 008999994
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)41 98139 71837 65535 68033 870
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)16 46015 89415 18914 37713 632
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--33 18937 19240 45045 172
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--159 285163 037162 830165 924
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)119 272114 899117 329139 620150 151
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)5459596366
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)73 82973 37773 06461 37863 353
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)47 54253 89644 94341 52942 867
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)24 04423 91322 61029 79529 959
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)415 851404 020354 089390 516370 518
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)348 723344 978307 662341 382329 421
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)429 731419 712369 730408 407386 388


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------47 567--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------119 638--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------2 070 535--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------8 792--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------7 303--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------367 820--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------255--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------12 761--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------1 655 970--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------16 800--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------1 890--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------79 182--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------110--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------722--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------312 791--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------44 574--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------142 315--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------2 516 787--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 314------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 986------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)24 26719 21318 09918 12020 400
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)8 5809 5349 29411 72417 553
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)32 84728 74727 39329 84437 953
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)36 34129 59627 69130 29138 440
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)7 6336 4476 0115 7496 342
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)1 7922 0182 0162 4784 068
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)10 1708 6678 0928 62410 826
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)8 7487 4266 1138 4196 392
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)18 91816 09414 20517 04217 219


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------68 139--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------410 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------25 698--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------360 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)1 8171 7081 8351 7861 636
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)9 3399 19810 07110 50410 066

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)2 397 7972 427 3252 482 5502 550 9562 584 654
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)11 38711 96512 11012 85413 156
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)635 544650 811675 870708 181733 672
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)30 12831 00532 00333 24334 057
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)70 55969 87270 47272 16472 804
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)18 82619 06619 76220 92321 645
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)5 1715 2485 3545 5265 557
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)19 42219 56620 20921 01021 160
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)155 142156 571164 524173 570180 595
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)3 343 9763 391 4293 482 8543 598 4273 667 300


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)2 696 4832 701 3472 731 1762 768 1082 769 112
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)592 637634 233694 099771 801840 939
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)54 84955 82357 56858 50657 280


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)----1 1271 1371 124


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)--139 834 696------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)--1 519 317------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)--37 409------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)--33 085------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)--50 528------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)--860 695------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)--162 249------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)--12 449 625------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)--3 653 239------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)--638 939------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)--9 554.5------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)--4 901.2------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)--4 129------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)--524.3------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--2.7------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--2.6------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--8.4------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1.2------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--9------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--3.6------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.7------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--7------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--5.3------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--1.2------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--2.7------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.8------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--6.5------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--3.2------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--6.7------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--7.9------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--11.9------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--1.4------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.9------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--2 039 274------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--45 65944 56543 16842 676
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--1 9552 1402 0342 022
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--18 17317 67616 79516 613
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--1 1741 1721 0841 091
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--78 32776 27772 01071 304
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--14 08114 01213 20913 202
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--28 56627 95026 30125 981
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--15 72615 84015 60216 301
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--26 12625 55024 46924 559
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--3 0052 9552 8602 950
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--29 09630 00630 33931 478
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--48 29848 10047 13947 985
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--45 74345 91444 46245 165
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--16 77216 77815 54615 746
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--1 4451 4751 4071 403
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--5 2105 3705 1605 334
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--19 60920 26220 67221 803
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--5 2145 1454 8434 829
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--19 69419 64818 91319 127
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--6 9688 0618 7177 194
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--430 841428 896414 730416 763

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--172 582 593.1------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)--139 834 696.4------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)--474 843.9------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)--1 693 994.4------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)--265 908.4------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)--1 959 902.8------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)--3.6------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_2Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (no.)----6--12
PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)----334--314
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)----725--760
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)----1 065--1 086
PROTECTED_AREA_7Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (ha)----226 414--876 174
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)----8 965 437--8 847 388
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)----3 756 997--4 384 660
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)----12 948 848--14 108 222
PROTECTED_AREA_12Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (%)----0.1--0.5
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)----5.2--5.1
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)----2.2--2.5
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)----7.5--8.2


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

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ENERGY_2Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Generating meters (no.)58 347146 888260 307----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)1 730 1671 666 2281 579 939----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)1 788 5141 813 1161 840 246----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)3.38.114.1----


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)5 7325 5555 604----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)6 0355 8065 542----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------426 090
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------168 796



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