Cairns (R) ()

 

  Period Cairns (R) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 158,985 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 78,563 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 80,422 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 36.3 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 13,081 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) ** No Data Available 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 355,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,010 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 116,540 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 168,785.7 768,848,540.5
 


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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)21.921.621.721.721.6
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)12.912.912.812.712.7
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.514.414.214.114
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)15.915.715.515.314.9
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)14.514.514.514.414.4
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.911.111.111.211.4
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.766.36.67
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)2.72.72.82.92.9
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)11.11.11.11.2
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)5 8505 8005 8655 9685 897
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)5 3845 5055 6545 7815 921
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)5 3515 3915 4585 5435 566
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)4 9825 1705 2365 2795 276
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)4 6084 5504 5324 5684 610
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)5 2395 2305 2225 2175 120
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)5 0995 0945 0995 2105 347
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)5 9235 7515 6545 5335 345
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)5 6505 8535 9796 0175 989
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)5 6895 7075 6835 6715 687
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)5 1595 3135 4695 5935 668
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)4 5294 6234 7454 8324 943
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)3 9804 0634 1344 2084 253
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)2 6962 8873 1703 4233 659
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)1 7591 8661 9762 0552 190
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 1511 2091 2631 3711 436
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)748793859862912
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)558586599655744
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)74 35575 39176 59777 78678 563
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)5 6285 5045 6495 6145 638
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 1995 2945 5205 6845 790
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 1415 1235 2725 4085 504
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)4 8764 9685 0365 1905 255
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)4 6984 8384 8904 9515 016
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)5 4295 5455 6615 7045 696
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 7685 8495 8635 9616 036
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 2686 0966 1156 0705 995
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)5 8556 0166 1666 3296 333
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)5 6795 6595 7415 7685 783
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 1395 2565 4575 6035 708
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 2734 4434 5884 7474 886
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 5063 6073 7033 8224 046
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 4402 6152 8303 0083 093
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)1 6041 6581 7501 9342 141
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 1461 1581 2111 2611 334
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)978968971990999
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)9611 0041 0531 1041 169
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)74 58875 60177 47679 14880 422
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)11 47811 30411 51411 58211 535
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)10 58310 79911 17411 46511 711
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)10 49210 51410 73010 95111 070
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)9 85810 13810 27210 46910 531
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)9 3069 3889 4229 5199 626
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)10 66810 77510 88310 92110 816
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)10 86710 94310 96211 17111 383
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)12 19111 84711 76911 60311 340
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)11 50511 86912 14512 34612 322
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)11 36811 36611 42411 43911 470
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)10 29810 56910 92611 19611 376
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)8 8029 0669 3339 5799 829
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)7 4867 6707 8378 0308 299
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 1365 5026 0006 4316 752
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)3 3633 5243 7263 9894 331
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)2 2972 3672 4742 6322 770
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)1 7261 7611 8301 8521 911
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)1 5191 5901 6521 7591 913
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)148 943150 992154 073156 934158 985
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)68.768.668.167.767.4
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)35.635.936.236.336.6
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)35.535.635.735.936.1
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)35.535.735.936.136.3


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 4632 3942 4092 3372 332
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.32.32.22.12.1
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)780808790734822
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)6.66.76.56.15.8


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)88.289.591.39394.2


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

No Data Available

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--8 3328 1637 8327 664
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--3 6983 6383 5313 556
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 4871 4951 5181 480
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--395386375381
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--13 91213 68213 25613 081


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----1 1259971 088
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----544481510
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----606851
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----947
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----1 7381 5501 656


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 4951 5301 301
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----368344328
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----887273
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----181111
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----1 9691 9571 713


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----168146137
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----707843
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----238224180


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

No Data Available


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

No Data Available


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--10 02510 62011 41412 055
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)1919181211
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)945903928873838
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)359340345317306
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--9831 0971 2031 363
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--5 7595 8795 8475 845
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)5 9515 5835 8527 1277 454
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)3 5633 6983 7063 2323 285
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)1 0581 3001 013865871
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)1 1421 0309601 3501 311
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)16 38316 13614 47515 87915 304
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)13 83713 79512 57713 87513 515
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)16 70116 50214 88116 33815 717


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------45 451--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------3 889--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------72 635--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------10 129--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------251--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------12 255--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------227--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------339--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------51 690--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------15 399--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------55--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------2 405--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------98--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------26--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------10 307--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------44 010--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------4 561--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------85 269--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------2 342--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------355 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------1 058--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------192 250--

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)73 40773 99975 88878 08279 647
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)327345378387413
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)22 37022 77123 53524 41325 428
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)9239539779781 003
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)1 7251 7221 7181 7581 789
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)224238239244256
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)6770768581
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 0681 0631 0801 092938
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)6 3276 3686 5816 7756 985
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)106 438107 529110 472113 814116 540


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)84 70984 84686 06087 34588 236
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)20 58321 50423 14825 16426 966
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 1451 1811 2641 3061 337


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--829813768728
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--52505150
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--570533513499
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--30313330
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 8192 6832 5482 465
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--355355335320
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--967919899844
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--699703714711
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--1 0461 025972976
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--1159999102
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--858861869893
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 7201 6821 6531 672
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--1 2731 2981 2281 239
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--633624606597
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--44404545
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--197208190199
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--615633630670
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--162158163156
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--726742700703
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--202225240182
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--13 91213 68213 25613 081

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Land Area (Ha)

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANDLand Area (Ha)--------168 785.7


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PROTECTED_AREA_2Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (no.)--------1
PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)--------15
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)--------9
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)--------25
PROTECTED_AREA_7Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (ha)--------8 172
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)--------76 683
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)--------791
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)--------85 646
PROTECTED_AREA_12Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (%)--------4.8
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)--------45.4
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)--------0.5
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)--------50.7


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------9 606
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------5 320



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