Toowoomba ()

 

  Period Toowoomba Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 152,245 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 74,263 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 77,982 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 36.6 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 12,239 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 512 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 349,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 43,873 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 124,201 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 225,845.6 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 11,575 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 (%)21.221.121.12120.9--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.714.614.614.514.3--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)12.612.812.912.912.9--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)12.912.812.612.412.3--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)1312.912.812.712.6--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11111111.111.2--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)7.88.18.38.68.8--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.84.84.74.84.9--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.91.91.922--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)5 2115 2815 3665 3745 319--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)4 9925 0655 2385 3375 444--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)5 3165 4075 4065 5025 557--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)5 4725 5335 5845 5865 588--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)5 0075 0955 1675 2795 297--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)4 9325 0605 0815 0015 017--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)4 1784 3114 5284 6864 755--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)4 5064 4734 4194 3514 326--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)4 5144 6414 7224 7804 844--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)4 5014 4584 4574 4454 458--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)4 5974 6714 6934 6984 668--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)3 9694 1054 1944 3194 384--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)3 7913 7233 7773 7603 834--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 0233 2233 3573 4763 534--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 3542 4752 6372 7882 902--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 7271 6971 7501 8221 967--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1 1931 2811 2511 2771 291--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)9219521 0121 0441 078--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)70 20471 45172 63973 52574 263--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)5 1145 1905 1855 1465 118--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)4 9194 9285 0165 0995 186--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 0625 1105 1785 1955 224--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)5 4975 5405 5585 5585 557--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)5 1875 2925 3725 3955 397--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)4 8154 9565 0335 0585 035--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)4 2864 4264 5934 7154 799--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)4 6214 5814 5704 6064 675--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)4 9485 0075 0475 0144 944--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)4 8334 8834 9074 9134 968--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)4 8914 9735 0235 1225 058--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 2464 3124 4664 5534 704--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 9113 9433 9634 0594 164--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)3 3393 5033 6313 7543 851--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 5162 6062 8072 9243 140--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)2 1972 2382 2172 2612 291--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 8201 8141 8471 8691 865--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 8521 8901 8751 9212 006--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)74 05475 19276 28877 16277 982--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)10 32510 47110 55110 52010 437--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)9 9119 99310 25410 43610 630--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)10 37810 51710 58410 69710 781--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)10 96911 07311 14211 14411 145--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)10 19410 38710 53910 67410 694--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)9 74710 01610 11410 05910 052--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)8 4648 7379 1219 4019 554--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)9 1279 0548 9898 9579 001--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)9 4629 6489 7699 7949 788--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)9 3349 3419 3649 3589 426--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)9 4889 6449 7169 8209 726--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)8 2158 4178 6608 8729 088--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)7 7027 6667 7407 8197 998--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)6 3626 7266 9887 2307 385--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 8705 0815 4445 7126 042--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 9243 9353 9674 0834 258--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)3 0133 0953 0983 1463 156--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)2 7732 8422 8872 9653 084--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)144 258146 643148 927150 687152 245--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)64.364.163.963.663.4--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents353534.93535.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents37.437.437.537.737.9--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents36.236.236.336.436.6--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 1632 0752 0821 9801 917--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.32.22.22.12--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)1 0101 0359859751 103--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)6.26.15.95.65.6--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)63.964.965.966.767.4--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)3.4----------


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) (%)2----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)3.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)0.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)1.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0.8----------
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 (%)0.6----------
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 (%)16.5----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)9 3559 5589 1419 3668 733--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)9 1099 2788 9359 2169 144--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)246280206150- 411--

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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.)7 3777 3177 2377 3137 382--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)3 0483 0713 0733 1373 181--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 2291 2511 2381 3171 312--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)320324334353364--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)11 97411 96311 88212 12012 239--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--958901980955--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--465404474446--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--72488568--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--136810--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 5081 3591 5471 479--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 1761 1331 0321 039--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--249269233244--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--67603670--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--228117--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--1 5141 4701 3121 360--


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 3881 3591 3761 4261 376--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)5048505153--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)492499496510516--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)3637292830--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 2632 2432 2002 2182 254--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)345338326329324--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)900875830820810--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)356360375407425--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)779733732766743--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)5251565153--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)855881899930935--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)1 3111 3201 3381 3511 384--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)1 0149909681 0131 037--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)444451416426439--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)3028292929--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)131147140140140--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)591617654689718--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)153160154140135--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)628637629633663--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)156189185163175--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)11 97411 96311 88212 12012 239--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)593724573663876827
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)169146252664495552
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)7628708251 3271 3711 379
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)7748738251 3411 3951 381
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)185215175210264246
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)27274411693101
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)215239226341375363
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)115118141177471150
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)331357367518846512
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)212242218326357347


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----2 9823 366----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----328 000349 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----463608----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----269 000285 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)3736343126--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)118160173156225--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--10089100----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--233828----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--123127128----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)3.8----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)1.6----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)9----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)1.1----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)8----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)11.4----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)6.1----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)4.7----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)3----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.4----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)4.5----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)2.4----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6.8----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)10.4----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)13.9----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)0.9----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)4.1----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)64 142----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)75 15277 01379 40180 79582 16082 975
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)325350372362380353
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)22 92024 38726 42428 62829 23028 723
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)9581 0211 0681 1051 1131 152
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)2 8402 8532 9923 3453 2993 077
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)1 1861 1901 2881 4501 3681 325
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)119135137138132134
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)494547668828884695
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)4 7815 0395 2425 4225 5805 767
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)108 775112 535117 592122 073124 146124 201


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)85 73386 95388 48288 71488 88188 700
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)21 55224 04328 95333 37935 31735 652
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 4831 5411 3631 2791 2411 139
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----------8


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----30 20633 35333 21831 635
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----34 58634 08833 82633 737
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----51 92053 69956 12657 780


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--4040393940


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)159 864----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)8 528----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)5 110----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)197----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)210----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)1 273----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)4 721----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)52 728----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)973----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)19 698----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)188.3----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)147.5----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)32.7----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)8.1----------

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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.)--------16 78317 105
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------1 4181 493
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------6 1105 869
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------4 3164 650
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------6569
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------2 2372 235
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------1 2871 327
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------9941 014
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--12 01311 64511 35611 21911 094
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--9 7359 7159 6379 5868 996
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--12 51612 17211 89011 69911 206


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----46 327------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----3 446------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----64 827------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----5 710------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----178------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----10 811------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----252------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----418------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----53 665------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----17 033------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----62------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----2 686------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----87------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----15------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----9 101------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----43 873------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----4 119------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----78 190------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )67 494----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )3 353----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)61.3----------


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)2.5----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.5----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)21.3----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)11.9----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)38.3----------
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)75.9----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)10 620----------


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 (%)51.6----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)2.5----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.4----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)10.8----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)7.1----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)19.7----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)10----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)10.6----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)18.4----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)15.5----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)10.1----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)14.4----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9.9----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)6.8----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)12.7----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.6----------

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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 ($)1 058----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 663----------


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 (%)5.5----------


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.)29----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)347----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)48 470----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)550----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)493----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)1 397----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)2 192----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)53 478----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )503----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)2 400----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)6 890----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)871----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)64 142----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)12 942----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)1 847----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)36 076----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)50 865----------
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.)13 111----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)2 407----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)14 820----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)4 206----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)1 639----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)555----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)36 738----------
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 (%)21.1----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)20.7----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)7.7----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)1.2----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)11----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)65.5----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)3.1----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.7----------
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 (%)60.4----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)32.3----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)6.4----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.9----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)54.7----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)43.2----------
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)225 845.6----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)159 863.7----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)8 718.8----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)25 769.3----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)2 487.6----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)28 256.9----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)3----------


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.)3 7196 754--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)54 32852 201--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)58 04758 955--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)6.411.5--------


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)5 0355 031--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 4325 113--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------11 575----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------4 926----



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