Gold Coast ()

 

  Period Gold Coast Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 569,951 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 279,416 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 290,535 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 38.2 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 60,167 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 3,826 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 500,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 40,810 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 472,025 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 185,584.4 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 46,482 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 (%)18.218.218.318.318.3--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.713.613.513.513.4--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.214.214.214.114.1--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.514.414.31413.8--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.413.313.213.213.1--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.711.511.511.511.5--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)8.18.48.799.2--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.44.44.54.54.6--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.81.81.91.91.9--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)16 66917 01217 39617 63917 958--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)16 14116 92117 59418 07118 415--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)16 31016 58816 83617 03517 384--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)17 27717 49517 73918 00918 064--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)18 94319 23319 42219 86020 306--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)19 50419 74319 75819 73819 966--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)17 93018 47618 98319 25519 609--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)18 93518 76518 57218 36318 411--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)18 87719 58620 10820 24620 268--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)17 58817 62617 64317 83718 332--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)16 60917 09217 54517 75217 785--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)14 95615 27415 43615 68116 113--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)15 04114 82014 82314 96014 937--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)12 21713 01613 67014 09614 532--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)9 0909 4929 82410 35110 962--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)6 1226 4746 8667 2657 691--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)4 4874 4984 5724 6274 600--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)3 5603 6573 7643 8854 083--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)260 256265 768270 551274 670279 416--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)15 86616 35116 70116 91017 108--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)15 23015 70916 20716 70617 074--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)15 86516 04316 04116 13916 302--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)16 67516 81017 11017 25117 472--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)19 55219 97920 29620 47120 726--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)19 34919 80020 09420 24620 473--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)18 17318 76219 38719 92420 500--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)19 38219 08918 92718 90718 963--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)19 51420 40020 96321 04121 106--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)18 78118 86018 85519 10119 462--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)18 06818 50018 92219 14519 340--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)16 12616 68417 20817 69218 161--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)15 63915 42915 67315 85816 171--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)12 42313 55414 32914 98615 439--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)9 1759 61110 11910 70111 365--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)6 8317 0837 3327 7098 143--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)5 9375 9175 8435 8145 758--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)5 9246 1786 5026 7736 972--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)268 510274 759280 509285 374290 535--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)32 53533 36334 09734 54935 066--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)31 37132 63033 80134 77735 489--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)32 17532 63132 87733 17433 686--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)33 95234 30534 84935 26035 536--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)38 49539 21239 71840 33141 032--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)38 85339 54339 85239 98440 439--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)36 10337 23838 37039 17940 109--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)38 31737 85437 49937 27037 374--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)38 39139 98641 07141 28741 374--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)36 36936 48636 49836 93837 794--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)34 67735 59236 46736 89737 125--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)31 08231 95832 64433 37334 274--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)30 68030 24930 49630 81831 108--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)24 64026 57027 99929 08229 971--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)18 26519 10319 94321 05222 327--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)12 95313 55714 19814 97415 834--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)10 42410 41510 41510 44110 358--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)9 4849 83510 26610 65811 055--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)528 766540 527551 060560 044569 951--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)67.56766.766.366--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)3737.137.137.137.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)38.638.738.93939.1--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)37.837.93838.138.2--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)6 7936 8536 9467 0746 936--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.91.81.81.81.8--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)3 1513 3033 3123 5213 558--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)5.35.35.25.35.2--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)284.9291.3296.9301.8307.1--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)1.3----------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)9.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)8.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)2----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)1.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)2.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)1.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)34.6----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)29 61330 50730 43831 72530 995--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)27 98028 50927 65128 55826 385--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1 6331 9982 7873 1674 610--

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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.)40 67639 94537 78437 90737 976--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)15 92315 78115 08715 48315 698--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)4 9014 9644 9215 1075 123--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)1 2891 2411 2791 3281 370--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)62 78961 93159 07159 82560 167--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--6 3265 3366 4396 449--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--2 6182 2462 6392 428--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--324307303279--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--45476145--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--9 3137 9369 4429 201--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--7 8528 3966 7726 816--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--1 8261 9571 5881 631--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--364380330337--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--51624375--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--10 09310 7958 7338 859--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)1 1251 036901861831--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)128141136141137--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)2 9412 8122 6732 6392 645--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)147146125134144--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)12 72612 21211 36111 38611 324--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)2 5992 5642 3812 3922 382--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)4 3864 2913 9674 0043 955--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)2 5642 6182 5182 6172 663--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)3 0512 9362 8132 8012 756--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)613590573601600--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)4 9104 9434 8855 0635 229--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)9 0518 8448 4728 6988 825--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)7 0117 0306 7626 9207 027--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)2 8152 7472 5232 5722 600--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)283281258281272--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)773812772780807--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)2 6612 7702 8063 0013 137--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)1 006980925926955--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)2 7582 7232 6242 6362 661--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)1 2411 4551 5961 3721 217--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)62 78961 93159 07159 82560 167--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1 5001 3851 3751 9012 7253 702
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)1 2299441 2852 5912 7744 587
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)2 7292 3292 6604 4925 4998 289
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)2 7762 3292 6604 4925 5518 345
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)5904884486168491 178
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)2611813176447511 360
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)8586697921 3001 6312 592
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)5336576441 2957171 234
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)1 3911 3271 4362 5952 3483 826
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)8516697641 2601 6002 537


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----7 0178 497----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----480 000500 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----6 0437 652----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----340 000350 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)330313298249223--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)1 9492 0362 1692 0712 381--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--961874721----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--413464304----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--1 3741 3381 025----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)0.4----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)7.6----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)0.8----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)11.3----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.7----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)12.3----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)9.6----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.7----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)2.8----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)2.7----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)6.3----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)4----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)4.4----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)7.2----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)11.1----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)2.9----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)4.1----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)237 689----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)313 267322 726331 158337 883350 479362 869
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1 4291 5101 5601 5821 7241 852
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)59 17860 68862 85965 71468 61471 687
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)2 9483 0353 1443 3093 4323 648
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)4 8924 7004 7255 0345 0955 211
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)863822889927932964
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)252231279268265270
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)2 1292 2092 3372 3992 5702 594
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)17 11518 31619 74920 73522 16622 930
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)402 073414 237426 700437 851455 277472 025


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)349 778356 962363 483366 518375 993383 957
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)45 18549 83057 19665 50873 56882 474
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)7 1057 4386 5046 1525 8415 445
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----6152147


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----98 493104 113109 505117 972
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----136 939135 730135 402135 013
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----188 584195 322207 550216 195


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--151151150156155


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)28 215----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)80----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)136----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)169----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)264----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)3 142----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)3 206----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)9 788----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)90----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)27----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)50.8----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)40.6----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)4.9----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)5.4----------

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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.)--------59 43661 537
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------5 4875 578
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------16 25315 502
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------19 74418 318
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------6770
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------6 9996 795
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------6 4236 130
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------2 8212 472
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--43 09942 76542 43841 79141 311
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--34 77235 33035 43435 11833 210
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--44 89344 55244 17943 49941 762


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----43 207------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----12 669------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----241 254------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----11 445------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----983------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----47 234------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----271------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----2 105------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----196 672------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----15 295------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----220------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----9 335------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----141------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----122------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----39 651------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----40 810------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----16 098------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----305 445------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )256 667----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )18 978----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)7.4----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)62.1----------


Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - 2011 Census

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YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.8----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.6----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)22.1----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)7.4----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)39.9----------
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)73.2----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)32 803----------


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 (%)56.3----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)2.4----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.1----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)10.9----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)8.8----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)20.8----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)12.3----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)12.4----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)17.5----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)15.5----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)10.9----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)14.5----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)12.6----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)5.1----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)9.8----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.9----------

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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 ($)1 590----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 209----------


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 (%)10.1----------


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.)2 277----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)4 064----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)172 361----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)1 851----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)2 076----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)4 438----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)6 727----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)193 794----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )4 446----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)13 149----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)23 086----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)3 213----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)237 688----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)42 706----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)11 046----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)132 683----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)186 435----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.5----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)46 487----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)9 319----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)55 049----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)15 528----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)7 386----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)2 106----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)135 875----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.9----------


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 (%)15.2----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19.8----------
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 (%)0.9----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)9.5----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)69.3----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.8----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)4.7----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)76.8----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)71.1----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)24.6----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)3.6----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.6----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)52.2----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)46.2----------
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)185 584.4----------


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

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)6 3626 218--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 9455 637--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------46 482----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------20 738----



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