Mackay ()

 

  Period Mackay Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 182,303 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 96,148 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 86,155 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 35.7 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 15,271 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 225 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 410,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 53,099 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 146,039 18,387,138
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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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)2121.121.12121--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.413.313.112.912.6--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)15.215.415.515.515.4--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.914.814.714.414.2--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)14.814.614.414.314.3--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.810.810.81111.3--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.966.26.46.7--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)33.13.13.23.3--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)111.11.11.2--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)6 5306 7606 9676 8886 749--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)6 1676 4176 6106 7736 860--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)5 9875 9786 0166 0876 133--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)5 8365 8505 8455 7665 671--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)6 3376 5576 6666 7386 591--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)7 3137 5797 6357 5017 339--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)6 5166 8487 1737 3967 466--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 6996 7166 7126 6486 657--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 9547 2047 3867 4387 240--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)6 8626 9256 8426 8516 969--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)6 6676 8447 0447 1117 043--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)5 5775 7635 9866 1886 324--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 5184 5634 6314 7634 891--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 1443 3543 6023 6783 853--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 1702 2732 3852 5502 631--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 4301 5341 5661 6191 758--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)9931 0061 0311 0651 064--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)602679765851909--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)90 30292 85094 86295 91196 148--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)6 1206 4336 5736 5686 474--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 7215 9146 1156 3026 352--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 5715 6115 6425 6295 656--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)5 1745 1555 1885 2225 143--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)5 6345 7975 8465 7535 595--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)6 4176 7116 8716 9016 752--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 7606 0046 2876 4926 585--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 0435 9855 8365 7585 757--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)5 9226 1716 4416 4376 309--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 1105 9885 8675 8485 868--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 7445 9866 1386 2326 204--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 6874 8775 0355 2035 276--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 7473 7453 8573 9154 065--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 7752 9713 1303 2473 276--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)1 9922 0462 1202 2342 376--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 5851 7031 7681 8471 861--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 1821 1861 2571 2561 307--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 0781 1161 1611 2221 299--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)81 26283 39985 13286 06686 155--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)12 65013 19313 54013 45613 223--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)11 88812 33112 72513 07513 212--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)11 55811 58911 65811 71611 789--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)11 01011 00511 03310 98810 814--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)11 97112 35412 51212 49112 186--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)13 73014 29014 50614 40214 091--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)12 27612 85213 46013 88814 051--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)12 74212 70112 54812 40612 414--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)12 87613 37513 82713 87513 549--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)12 97212 91312 70912 69912 837--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)12 41112 83013 18213 34313 247--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)10 26410 64011 02111 39111 600--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)8 2658 3088 4888 6788 956--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 9196 3256 7326 9257 129--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 1624 3194 5054 7845 007--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 0153 2373 3343 4663 619--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 1752 1922 2882 3212 371--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)1 6801 7951 9262 0732 208--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)171 564176 249179 994181 977182 303--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)69.168.868.568.267.9--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)35.435.335.435.635.9--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)35.235.13535.135.4--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)35.335.235.235.435.7--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 5992 7342 6622 5332 411--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.22.22.22.12--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)888853870861900--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.96.56.15.75.6--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)1.92222--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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


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


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)10 74211 95911 26810 0958 618--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)10 64011 18711 47011 88411 210--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)102772- 202-1 789-2 592--

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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.)9 7319 6909 2159 2829 060--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)4 1924 3734 1994 0724 014--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 7001 7021 7601 8551 733--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)480534589540464--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)16 10316 29915 76315 74915 271--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 3701 1041 2861 004--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--815634628523--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--1067911866--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--2014133--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--2 3111 8312 0451 596--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 5841 7381 4001 494--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--410474458423--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--8010199130--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--23252927--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--2 0972 3381 9862 074--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture3 3583 2943 1933 2683 172--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)209227212191162--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)523531483463442--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity3029242624--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 8902 8482 7502 7232 609--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)290314296300295--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)863825788790758--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)609615606599606--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport1 0061 021985960931--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)5250424941--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)749763770794812--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental1 7741 8191 7751 8081 759--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional1 0721 0801 0421 024972--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)563578531522512--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)4854494239--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)189202190192189--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)513548556586602--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)123122111115112--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)1 0251 1131 0631 0451 017--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)217266297252217--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)16 10316 29915 76315 74915 271--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1 0381 4721 7861 085487343
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)1544029064989152
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 1921 8742 6921 583578395
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 2721 9002 7041 588588396
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)342475566351176132
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)331132281092312
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)385572816478215156
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)20034048930912869
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)5859131 305787344225
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)375588794460199144


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----2 4291 854----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----425 000410 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----591397----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----350 000330 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)5067343016--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)11813195115114--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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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----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses 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_5Number of Businesses 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_10Number of Businesses 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_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.8----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses 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----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)82 13385 36088 37987 25686 45085 660
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)382412424457466463
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)39 82042 63245 66345 68244 82044 038
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 3911 4901 6141 6331 5961 545
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)3 8714 0694 2994 2474 0243 884
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)9901 0751 1451 132979946
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)126134135130130128
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)864974916900846908
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)8 1608 5399 0498 9718 6808 467
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)137 737144 685151 624150 408147 991146 039


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)97 21199 196101 34698 18095 13092 480
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)39 16644 11151 23253 33153 99454 664
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 3581 3831 2701 1531 031959
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----------5


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----40 09639 53936 50833 835
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----48 72747 20644 90143 303
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----61 99362 83765 65368 062


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--8888869797


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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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----------

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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.)--------12 92513 568
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------1 2821 413
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------4 3034 263
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------5 7346 475
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------5963
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------2 3332 460
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------209413
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------9671 047
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--9 4739 1519 1869 4529 883
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--9 7219 3839 1569 3088 396
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--11 57411 00710 66710 69010 011


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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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------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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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

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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)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----------


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 (%)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

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


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 (%)4.4----------


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.)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

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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

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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----------


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 (%)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 care8.5----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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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----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)69.7----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)26.6----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)3----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.7----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)46.9----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)51----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)2.1----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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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.)2 5515 495--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)66 42966 041--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)68 98071 536--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)3.77.7--------


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