Wide Bay ()

 

  Period Wide Bay Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 289,196 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 142,314 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 146,882 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 45.1 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 21,451 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 714 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 285,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 36,748 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 242,599 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 4,850,281.3 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 34,822 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 (%)19.719.519.219.118.9--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)1111.11110.910.7--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)9.59.59.59.49.3--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)1211.811.511.311--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.813.613.413.313.2--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)14.514.314.314.314.3--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)11.712.212.713.213.6--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.96.16.26.56.7--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)222.12.22.2--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)8 9598 9838 9538 8058 671--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)9 2729 3909 5239 6089 616--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)10 0239 9319 8159 7579 726--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)9 0929 2319 1639 0898 951--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)6 5976 6896 6916 6916 625--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)6 3556 4256 3846 2796 203--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)6 4826 5886 7386 7356 645--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)7 5407 2686 9956 8436 818--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)8 5418 7228 7718 6208 328--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)9 0738 9038 7468 6718 704--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)9 4909 6469 6879 6719 584--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)9 5799 7549 8219 96410 021--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)10 54710 28510 21910 17410 194--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)9 58310 18610 70010 95011 100--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)7 4067 7368 0298 4738 912--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)4 8985 1675 4295 7646 138--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)3 2233 3283 4353 4923 576--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)2 1622 2152 3192 4182 502--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)138 822140 447141 418142 004142 314--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)8 3048 3698 2558 2078 100--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)8 9078 9499 1589 1849 181--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)9 7459 6749 3949 3539 355--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)8 5248 7318 9008 8758 761--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)6 5816 7316 7576 7106 612--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)6 6446 7746 7636 7276 622--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)6 9847 0967 1887 2697 333--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)8 2888 0527 8817 6627 547--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)9 2379 3819 4129 3349 102--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)9 8039 6139 4599 4429 383--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)10 20610 47510 49710 51510 476--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)9 96510 14510 37410 51210 687--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)10 48310 39510 45010 56010 593--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)8 9749 65410 20210 58010 867--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)6 6877 1177 5107 9558 524--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)4 8495 0515 2895 6135 869--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)3 6153 7353 7033 8113 912--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)3 3843 5363 7593 8173 958--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)141 180143 478144 951146 126146 882--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)17 26317 35217 20817 01216 771--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)18 17918 33918 68118 79218 797--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)19 76819 60519 20919 11019 081--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)17 61617 96218 06317 96417 712--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)13 17813 42013 44813 40113 237--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)12 99913 19913 14713 00612 825--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)13 46613 68413 92614 00413 978--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)15 82815 32014 87614 50514 365--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)17 77818 10318 18317 95417 430--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)18 87618 51618 20518 11318 087--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)19 69620 12120 18420 18620 060--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)19 54419 89920 19520 47620 708--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)21 03020 68020 66920 73420 787--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)18 55719 84020 90221 53021 967--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)14 09314 85315 53916 42817 436--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)9 74710 21810 71811 37712 007--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)6 8387 0637 1387 3037 488--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)5 5465 7516 0786 2356 460--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)280 002283 925286 369288 130289 196--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)60.760.259.759.158.5--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)42.943.243.744.244.8--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)43.643.944.344.945.4--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)43.343.64444.545.1--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)3 3113 3613 2013 1553 047--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.42.42.32.32.2--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)2 3222 5002 4082 6192 637--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.26.266.16--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)5.85.95.95.96--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)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) (%)2.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)6.1----------
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 (%)0.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.3----------
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 (%)0.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)17.5----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)17 55217 91217 20117 41816 374--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)16 24016 13916 46516 79215 226--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1 3121 7737366261 148--

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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.)14 31914 21113 60613 55713 415--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)5 6765 6105 3425 3915 321--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)2 2992 2702 1842 2322 211--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)488475489502504--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)22 78222 56621 62121 68221 451--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 5791 2841 5751 436--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--716552730618--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--976610390--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--1313912--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--2 4051 9152 4172 156--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--2 0482 1681 8161 770--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--476540470474--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--138152116125--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--19172017--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--2 6812 8772 4222 386--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture5 9865 8525 6945 7495 636--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)8695888378--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)937928879855845--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity7577737978--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)3 9673 8773 5923 5413 475--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)507516481468456--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)1 6321 5861 4621 4481 400--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)908889867889866--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport1 2451 2731 2161 2181 227--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)7377686867--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)9571 0069991 0851 114--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental1 9761 9311 9131 9191 914--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional1 1991 1971 1661 1521 137--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)725706631598592--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)6065615949--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)157174169183193--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)853853857889944--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)181157154157154--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)1 0371 0661 0121 0181 029--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)221241239224197--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)22 78222 56621 62121 68221 451--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1 4281 3901 1841 3791 3861 449
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)13373142180154132
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 5611 4631 3261 5591 5401 581
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 6041 4691 3311 5631 5541 587
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)374337294359359386
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)211223362425
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)403350333410403429
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)174113265238169285
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)578463598648572714
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)395349317394383411


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----4 7564 894----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----285 000285 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----388383----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----255 000260 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)4539423939--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)234236208231244--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--310259238----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--957573----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--405334311----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)8.3----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)2.4----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)8.9----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)1.6----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)8.2----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)2.7----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)12.3----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)6.9----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)4.1----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)0.8----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)1.4----------
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 (%)3.2----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)2.8----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)5.5----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)8.4----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)14----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)100 169----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)144 546148 182151 300153 547155 847158 243
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1 3941 5151 5521 6061 7761 805
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)47 79249 44651 74154 26756 09757 940
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)2 0842 1762 2322 3602 4162 529
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)5 0545 0845 1405 2015 2955 312
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)1 2271 2461 3031 3341 3471 382
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)197207205218232236
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 3841 3431 3601 4021 3831 400
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)11 89012 40912 87313 30713 48513 752
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)215 568221 608227 706233 242237 878242 599


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)162 255164 911167 344167 944168 407168 882
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)49 16452 49958 79064 04568 49273 016
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)4 1514 1933 9403 7273 4843 234
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----3976


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----41 13144 09744 60945 770
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----62 90060 84159 00757 857
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----122 097126 638132 462137 134


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--9088889190


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)4 063 791----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)20 166----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)7 309----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)13 568----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)14 891----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)55 579----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)32 234----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)818 687----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)4 600----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)179 798----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)1 056.8----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)692.6----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)311.2----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)53.1----------

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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.)--------49 68851 627
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------7 2947 537
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------19 87019 265
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------15 34215 913
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7274
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------5 3975 272
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------1 0701 244
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------3 1612 880
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--26 09125 70725 01624 66624 340
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--21 73421 85021 46321 34220 406
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--26 93426 58925 84625 40124 498


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----41 339------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----4 961------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----100 428------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----4 285------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----270------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----25 308------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----293------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----469------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----86 479------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----16 219------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----126------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----5 518------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----104------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----33------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----14 233------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----36 748------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----5 859------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----130 665------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )109 862----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )9 694----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)8.8----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)50.1----------


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

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YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.9----------
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)17----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)9.8----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)36.9----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.5----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)67.6----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)17 173----------


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 (%)47.4----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)0.9----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)0.9----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)6.3----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)5.7----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)21.7----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)12----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)12.8----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)13.8----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)14.9----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)11.1----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)12.3----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)10.1----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)8.5----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)14.8----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.7----------

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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 ($)950----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 487----------


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 (%)3.1----------


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

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WORK_TRAV_3Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Train or tram (no.)47----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)971----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)70 498----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)1 079----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)980----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)2 716----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)4 072----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)80 363----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )970----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)6 365----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)10 702----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)1 770----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)100 170----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)26 191----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)3 257----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)74 880----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)104 328----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.4----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)21 834----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)4 647----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)36 132----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)9 254----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)3 459----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)875----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)76 201----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.8----------


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 (%)19.6----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)18.2----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)6.4----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)1----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care12.8----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)59.6----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)3.5----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.7----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)66.7----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)79.5----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)17.4----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)2.3----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.8----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)65----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)33.2----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.8----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)4 850 281.3----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)4 063 791.2----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)63 530.3----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)111 936.4----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)18 338.5----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)130 275----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)1.8----------


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.)13 04021 210--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)111 151104 729--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)124 191125 939--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)10.516.8--------


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)4 4404 324--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 1254 862--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------34 822----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------15 797----



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