Toowoomba ()

 

  Period Toowoomba Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 150,748 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 73,567 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 77,181 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 36.4 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 12,120 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 518 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 328,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 43,873 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 122,067 17,633,493
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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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)21.321.221.121.121
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.814.714.614.614.5
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)12.712.612.812.912.9
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)13.112.912.812.612.4
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.21312.912.812.7
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.911111111.1
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)7.67.88.18.38.6
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.74.84.84.74.8
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.91.91.91.92
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)5 1765 2115 2815 3685 352
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)4 9214 9925 0655 2385 342
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)5 3175 3165 4075 4055 501
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)5 4765 4725 5335 5855 587
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)5 1345 0075 0955 1715 252
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)4 9124 9325 0605 0845 029
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)4 0754 1784 3114 5314 698
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)4 7684 5064 4734 4194 355
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)4 3394 5144 6414 7264 789
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)4 6754 5014 4584 4574 449
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)4 4444 5974 6714 6954 713
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)3 9493 9694 1054 1954 326
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)3 6943 7913 7233 7773 761
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)2 9033 0233 2233 3563 477
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 2432 3542 4752 6332 784
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 6451 7271 6971 7501 820
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1 1471 1931 2811 2511 274
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)8649219521 0121 058
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)69 68270 20471 45172 65373 567
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)5 2215 1145 1905 1845 138
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)4 7564 9194 9285 0165 103
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 0005 0625 1105 1785 199
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)5 4495 4975 5405 5595 580
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)5 0575 1875 2925 3815 399
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)4 7844 8154 9565 0385 064
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)4 3534 2864 4264 5934 721
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)4 7274 6214 5814 5704 606
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)4 8454 9485 0075 0475 012
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)4 9274 8334 8834 9074 909
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)4 7624 8914 9735 0275 127
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 1204 2464 3124 4664 547
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 8673 9113 9433 9624 057
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)3 1733 3393 5033 6243 750
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 4812 5162 6062 8022 919
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)2 1442 1972 2382 2162 258
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 7671 8201 8141 8471 861
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 7871 8521 8901 8751 931
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)73 22074 05475 19276 29277 181
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)10 39710 32510 47110 55210 490
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)9 6779 9119 99310 25410 445
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)10 31710 37810 51710 58310 700
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)10 92510 96911 07311 14411 167
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)10 19110 19410 38710 55210 651
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)9 6969 74710 01610 12210 093
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)8 4288 4648 7379 1249 419
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)9 4959 1279 0548 9898 961
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)9 1849 4629 6489 7739 801
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)9 6029 3349 3419 3649 358
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)9 2069 4889 6449 7229 840
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)8 0698 2158 4178 6618 873
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)7 5617 7027 6667 7397 818
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)6 0766 3626 7266 9807 227
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 7244 8705 0815 4355 703
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 7893 9243 9353 9664 078
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 9143 0133 0953 0983 135
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)2 6512 7732 8422 8872 989
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)142 902144 258146 643148 945150 748
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)64.664.364.163.963.7
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)34.8353534.935
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)37.237.437.437.537.6
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)3636.236.236.336.4


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--2 1632 0752 0821 980
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------2.22.1
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--1 0101 035985975
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------5.95.6


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)63.363.964.965.966.7


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--3.4------


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


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--5.5------


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 (%)--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 described, Not stated (%)--1.6------


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)9 7339 3559 5589 1419 366
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)9 2059 1099 2788 9359 216
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)528246280206150


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 (%)--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------


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.)--7 3777 3177 2377 313
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--3 0483 0713 0733 137
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 2291 2511 2381 317
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--320324334353
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--11 97411 96311 88212 120


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----958901980
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----465404474
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----724885
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----1368
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----1 5081 3591 547


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 1761 1331 032
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----249269233
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----676036
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----22811
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----1 5141 4701 312


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


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 ($)------46 327--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($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--


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------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)910593724573663
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)159169146252664
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 0697628708251 327
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 1877748738251 341
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)257185215175210
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)24272744116
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)391309334351453
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)303215239226341
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)157115118141177
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)460331357367518


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------2 982--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------328 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------463--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------269 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)4837363431
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)163118160173156

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)74 69975 15277 01379 40180 791
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)304325350359362
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)22 37122 92024 38726 42528 632
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)9549581 0211 0661 108
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)2 8902 8402 8532 9903 342
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)1 1231 1861 1901 2891 442
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)145119135137140
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)500494547668829
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)4 8414 7815 0395 2455 421
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)107 827108 775112 535117 580122 067


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)86 19785 73386 95387 77187 932
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)20 10721 55224 04328 22832 606
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 5191 4831 5411 5861 534


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)--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------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed 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_5Employed 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_10Employed 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_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.4------
EMP_IND_14Employed 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------


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 426
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--50485051
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--492499496510
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--36372928
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 2632 2432 2002 218
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--345338326329
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--900875830820
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--356360375407
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--779733732766
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--52515651
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--855881899930
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 3111 3201 3381 351
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--1 0149909681 013
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--444451416426
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--30282929
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--131147140140
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--591617654689
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--153160154140
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--628637629633
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--156189185163
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--11 97411 96311 88212 120

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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.)1 6233 7196 754----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)55 76954 32852 201----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)57 39258 04758 955----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)2.86.411.5----


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 1205 0355 031----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 5945 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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