Queensland ()

 

  Period Queensland Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 4,778,854 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 2,379,196 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 2,399,658 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 36.9 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 417,130 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 21,882 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 428,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,574 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 3,854,207 18,387,138
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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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)19.919.919.919.819.8--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)1413.913.813.713.6--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)1414.114.214.214.2--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.214.11413.713.5--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.513.413.313.213.2--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.411.311.311.311.4--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)7.47.788.28.4--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4444.14.2--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.61.61.61.71.7--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)156 391159 675162 178163 173163 413--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)150 901154 901159 405163 021165 316--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)150 295152 021153 108154 622156 449--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)154 934156 352157 843158 595158 140--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)162 837165 513167 663171 042172 660--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)165 381168 608170 140169 912171 177--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)150 039155 425161 055164 893167 583--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)157 473155 744153 932152 532152 807--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)158 701163 991167 352168 003166 837--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)152 761152 551152 708153 589156 385--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)146 561150 314153 072154 586154 467--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)131 660134 013136 083139 000141 741--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)123 606123 072124 143125 219126 707--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)96 189103 000108 759112 458115 605--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)69 93973 40476 43280 54084 858--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)47 87349 81652 25155 15558 443--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)33 82334 43835 11935 70736 239--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)24 59525 93927 26528 73030 369--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)2 233 9592 278 7772 318 5082 350 7772 379 196--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)147 939151 848153 889154 594154 820--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)142 847146 207150 271153 526155 801--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)143 465144 566145 096146 306148 193--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)147 927148 644150 256151 154150 985--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)158 933162 369164 508165 680166 198--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)161 562165 893168 835170 537171 122--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)150 975155 527161 214166 021170 056--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)159 972158 023156 889156 395157 149--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)161 462167 273171 111171 898170 739--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)156 552156 057155 847157 345159 933--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)149 603153 928157 246158 962159 260--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)132 437135 608139 033142 594145 793--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)121 806121 977124 193126 699128 909--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)95 034102 263108 038112 141115 836--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)69 45873 08577 04881 56086 553--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)53 41354 94756 44858 98861 461--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)44 15044 45144 47144 66945 193--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)45 28446 76248 45850 07951 657--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)2 242 8192 289 4282 332 8512 369 1482 399 658--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)304 330311 523316 067317 767318 233--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)293 748301 108309 676316 547321 117--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)293 760296 587298 204300 928304 642--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)302 861304 996308 099309 749309 125--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)321 770327 882332 171336 722338 858--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)326 943334 501338 975340 449342 299--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)301 014310 952322 269330 914337 639--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)317 445313 767310 821308 927309 956--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)320 163331 264338 463339 901337 576--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)309 313308 608308 555310 934316 318--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)296 164304 242310 318313 548313 727--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)264 097269 621275 116281 594287 534--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)245 412245 049248 336251 918255 616--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)191 223205 263216 797224 599231 441--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)139 397146 489153 480162 100171 411--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)101 286104 763108 699114 143119 904--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)77 97378 88979 59080 37681 432--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)69 87972 70175 72378 80982 026--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)4 476 7784 568 2054 651 3594 719 9254 778 854--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)67.166.866.566.265.9--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents35.935.935.93636.1--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents37.237.337.337.537.6--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents36.636.636.736.736.9--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)63 25363 83763 35463 06661 745--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.12221.9--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)27 41428 30027 90128 70429 782--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)65.95.85.75.6--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.62.62.72.72.8--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)85 29991 64687 39188 32385 332--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)78 48480 57879 19582 57078 915--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)6 81511 0688 1965 7536 417--

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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.)268 106265 760255 620255 816255 288--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)111 974111 654107 655108 765110 245--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)39 72240 43040 24640 90240 479--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)11 03911 05211 20911 28011 118--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)430 841428 896414 730416 763417 130--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--38 87233 16438 40737 026--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--16 85514 08616 69915 231--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--2 1171 9292 2921 991--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--311303381302--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--58 15549 48257 77954 550--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--46 42648 94141 76541 194--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--10 76711 73911 11910 118--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--2 4472 5332 3782 391--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--460435484480--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--60 10063 64855 74654 183--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture45 65944 56543 16842 67641 634--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)1 9552 1402 0342 0221 922--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)18 17317 67616 79516 61316 383--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity1 1741 1721 0841 0911 119--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)78 32776 27772 01071 30471 082--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)14 08114 01213 20913 20213 032--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)28 56627 95026 30125 98125 362--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)15 72615 84015 60216 30116 717--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport26 12625 55024 46924 55924 346--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)3 0052 9552 8602 9502 939--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)29 09630 00630 33931 47832 675--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental48 29848 10047 13947 98548 304--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional45 74345 91444 46245 16545 526--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)16 77216 77815 54615 74615 891--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)1 4451 4751 4071 4031 321--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)5 2105 3705 1605 3345 538--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)19 60920 26220 67221 80322 731--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)5 2145 1454 8434 8294 768--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)19 69419 64818 91319 12719 253--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)6 9688 0618 7177 1946 587--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)430 841428 896414 730416 763417 130--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)19 21318 09918 12020 40022 77424 126
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)9 5349 29411 72417 55323 18925 942
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)28 74727 39329 84437 95345 96350 068
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)29 59627 69130 29138 44046 65050 489
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)6 4476 0115 7496 3427 0767 718
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)2 0182 0162 4784 0685 5016 585
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)8 6678 0928 62410 82613 07114 756
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)7 4266 1138 4196 3926 0477 126
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)16 09414 20517 04217 21919 11821 882
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)8 4648 0278 22810 41012 57814 303


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----68 13976 459----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----410 000428 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----25 69829 862----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----360 000370 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)1 7081 8351 7861 6361 560--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)9 19810 07110 50410 06610 840--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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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----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture2.7----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)2.6----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)8.4----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1.2----------
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 - Transport5.3----------
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 - Rental1.8----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional6.5----------
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----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)2 427 3252 482 5502 556 5782 614 6462 656 5092 715 054
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)11 96512 11012 85613 31414 07414 863
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)650 811675 870710 844740 555758 522775 867
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)31 00532 00333 42434 43535 02335 908
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)69 87270 47271 36672 36371 91071 775
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)19 06619 76220 71921 49321 06020 785
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)5 2485 3545 5285 5805 6295 557
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)19 56620 20921 02521 33821 43121 458
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)156 571164 524173 777181 681187 167192 940
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)3 391 4293 482 8543 606 1173 705 4053 771 3253 854 207


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)2 701 3472 731 1762 772 1562 797 6212 804 1822 827 091
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)634 233694 099775 092849 540910 398971 437
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)55 82357 56849 15046 60043 06439 771
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----151162204311


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----907 453948 994959 099984 082
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----1 115 5371 102 5771 083 4551 076 857
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----1 562 2241 631 7351 705 6171 769 358


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)1 1251 1271 1371 1241 2301 235


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----------

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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.)400 012415 190432 068445 121464 422479 685
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)1 0461 0089999941 0221 054
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)39 71837 65535 68033 87032 04230 301
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)15 89415 18914 37713 63212 72711 935
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)33 18937 19240 45045 17247 93049 700
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)159 285163 037162 830165 924163 962158 453
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)114 899117 329139 620150 151165 020165 411
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)595963666870
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)73 37773 06461 37863 35364 84864 556
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)53 89644 94341 52942 86741 63441 719
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)23 91322 61029 79529 95930 61427 543
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--347 035339 780335 815332 852332 155
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--291 205292 411291 259290 729274 476
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--367 194359 829353 995349 977335 531


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------

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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

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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)1.3----------
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----------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

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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

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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

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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

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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 described1.8----------

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


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 (%)9.8----------


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.)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

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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

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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----------


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 (%)18.7----------
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 care10.2----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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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----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)63.7----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)30.4----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)5.2----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.8----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)55.3----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)42.8----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.8----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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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.)146 888260 307--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)1 666 2281 579 939--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)1 813 1161 840 246--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)8.114.1--------


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 5555 604--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 8065 542--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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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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