Mackay ()

 

  Period Mackay Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 182,049 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 96,013 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 86,036 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 35.4 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 15,749 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 787 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 425,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 53,099 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 150,468 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 9,012,548.8 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 11,316 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 (%)20.92121.121.121
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.913.413.313.112.9
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)15.115.215.415.615.6
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.914.914.814.714.5
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)14.714.814.614.414.3
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.610.810.810.811
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.85.966.26.4
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)333.13.13.2
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1111.11.1
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)6 4416 5306 7606 9696 861
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)6 0046 1676 4176 6086 779
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)5 9085 9875 9786 0156 087
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)5 8715 8365 8505 8445 762
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)6 2816 3376 5576 6726 704
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)7 0317 3137 5797 6467 533
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)6 2886 5166 8487 1867 427
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 7396 6996 7166 7156 670
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 7716 9547 2047 3887 463
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)6 8456 8626 9256 8486 860
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)6 4226 6676 8447 0507 148
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)5 3975 5775 7635 9896 201
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 4224 5184 5634 6324 764
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 0633 1443 3543 6023 677
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 1042 1702 2732 3782 545
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 3921 4301 5341 5621 615
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)9899931 0061 0261 058
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)582602679766859
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)88 55090 30292 85094 89696 013
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)5 9336 1206 4336 5736 562
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 4955 7215 9146 1146 305
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 4265 5715 6115 6445 629
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)5 4605 1745 1555 1885 227
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)5 8675 6345 7975 8465 748
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)6 5996 4176 7116 8726 901
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 5015 7606 0046 2896 499
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 0416 0435 9855 8365 756
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)5 6165 9226 1716 4396 432
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 0916 1105 9885 8655 842
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 4815 7445 9866 1426 234
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 4914 6874 8775 0345 195
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 6043 7473 7453 8563 908
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 6212 7752 9713 1263 241
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)1 9801 9922 0462 1182 231
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 5271 5851 7031 7641 841
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 1451 1821 1861 2521 255
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 0391 0781 1161 1591 230
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)79 91781 26283 39985 11786 036
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)12 37412 65013 19313 54213 423
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)11 49911 88812 33112 72213 084
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)11 33411 55811 58911 65911 716
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)11 33111 01011 00511 03210 989
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)12 14811 97112 35412 51812 452
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)13 63013 73014 29014 51814 434
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)11 78912 27612 85213 47513 926
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)12 78012 74212 70112 55112 426
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)12 38712 87613 37513 82713 895
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)12 93612 97212 91312 71312 702
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)11 90312 41112 83013 19213 382
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)9 88810 26410 64011 02311 396
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)8 0268 2658 3088 4888 672
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 6845 9196 3256 7286 918
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 0844 1624 3194 4964 776
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)2 9193 0153 2373 3263 456
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 1342 1752 1922 2782 313
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)1 6211 6801 7951 9252 089
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)168 467171 564176 249180 013182 049
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)69.369.168.868.568.3
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)35.435.435.335.435.6
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)34.735.235.13535.1
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)35.135.335.235.235.4


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--2 5992 7342 6622 533
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------2.22.1
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--888853870861
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------6.15.7


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)1.91.9222


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--4.1------


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) (%)--3.4------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--3.8------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--0.7------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--0.1------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--1.3------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--0.4------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--0.4------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--0.5------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--1.4------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--19.9------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--4.4------


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SCHOOL_2Persons with Post School Qualifications - Percentage of total population aged 15 years and over (%)--52.3------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--1------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--0.8------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--7.3------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--5.5------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--24.7------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--13------


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--11.1------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--12.2------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--20.5------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--7.3------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--12.1------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--8.2------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--15------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--12------
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.)--30------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--2 138------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--59 733------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--636------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--823------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--2 188------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--3 999------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--69 547------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--1 063------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--3 773------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--9 158------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--1 336------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--84 877------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--11 715------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--2 161------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--42 188------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--56 064------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.7------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--16 554------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--3 355------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--17 210------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--3 765------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--1 721------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--537------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--43 142------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)10 37110 74211 95911 26810 095
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)10 81810 64011 18711 47011 884
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)- 447102772- 202-1 789


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 (%)--16.7------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--21.9------
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 (%)--1.1------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--8.5------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--65------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--2.9------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--4.5------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--72.3------


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.)--9 7319 6909 2159 282
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--4 1924 3734 1994 072
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 7001 7021 7601 855
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--480534589540
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--16 10316 29915 76315 749


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----1 3701 1041 286
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----815634628
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----10679118
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----201413
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----2 3111 8312 045


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 5841 7381 400
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----410474458
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----8010199
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----232529
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----2 0972 3381 986


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----11788122
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----515248
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----168140170


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--88 035------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--3 157------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--3.6------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--67.1------


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)--3.8------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.1------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--19.9------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--21.3------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--26.5------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--0.9------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)--73.4------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--10 696------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------54 909--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------5 855--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------84 622--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------8 343--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------267--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------13 945--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------200--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------495--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------65 198--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------12 060--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------45--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------1 919--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------86--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------17--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------12 366--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------53 099--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------6 678--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------98 024--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 233------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--2 094------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1 2521 0381 4721 7861 085
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)99154402906498
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 3511 1921 8742 6921 583
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 4621 2721 9002 7041 588
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)402342475566351
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)1833113228109
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)7445368111 159752
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)446385572816478
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)692200340489309
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)1 1375859131 305787


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------2 429--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------425 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------591--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------350 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)5050673430
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)11511813195115

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)80 66782 13385 36088 38287 281
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)374382412433467
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)37 99339 82042 63245 66545 684
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 3461 3911 4901 6191 637
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)3 9013 8714 0694 3024 250
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)9739901 0751 1441 137
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)130126134137137
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)872864974919902
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)8 0308 1608 5399 0498 973
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)134 286137 737144 685151 650150 468


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)96 66297 21199 196100 90897 717
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)36 30539 16644 11149 32851 424
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 3141 3581 3831 4111 325


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)--8 312 521------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)--130 943------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)--5 830------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)--817------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)--924------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)--128 380------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)--2 248------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)--1 286 772------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)--3 854------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)--663------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)--888.4------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)--555.5------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)--329.4------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)--3.4------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--4.9------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--14.4------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--7.9------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--0.9------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--9.7------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--3.7------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--9.6------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--7.6------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--6.4------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--0.6------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--1.2------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.8------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--4------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--2.8------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--3.8------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--5.5------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--7.6------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--0.5------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--4.7------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--84 877------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--3 3583 2943 1933 268
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--209227212191
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--523531483463
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--30292426
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 8902 8482 7502 723
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--290314296300
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--863825788790
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--609615606599
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--1 0061 021985960
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--52504249
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--749763770794
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 7741 8191 7751 808
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--1 0721 0801 0421 024
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--563578531522
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--48544942
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--189202190192
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--513548556586
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--123122111115
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--1 0251 1131 0631 045
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--217266297252
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--16 10316 29915 76315 749

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--9 012 548.8------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)--8 312 521.4------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)--32 891.5------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)--67 580.9------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)--24 309.4------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)--91 890.4------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)--2.1------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


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

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ENERGY_2Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Generating meters (no.)1 0382 5515 495----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)66 53466 42966 041----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)67 57268 98071 536----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)1.53.77.7----


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 0646 0626 238----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)6 6936 6396 456----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------11 316
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------4 335



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