Cairns (R) ()

 

  Period Cairns (R) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 160,285 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 79,010 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 81,275 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 36.5 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 13,185 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 417 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 372,750 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,010 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 121,341 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 168,785.7 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)21.621.721.721.621.6--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)12.912.812.712.712.6--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.414.214.113.913.8--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)15.715.515.314.914.6--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)14.514.514.414.414.3--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.111.111.211.411.6--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)66.36.677.3--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)2.72.82.933--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.11.11.11.21.3--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)5 8005 8655 9665 9175 858--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)5 5055 6545 7815 9136 004--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)5 3915 4585 5435 5665 612--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)5 1705 2365 2805 2755 240--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)4 5504 5324 5664 6194 655--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)5 2305 2225 2145 1035 031--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)5 0945 0995 2095 3315 371--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)5 7515 6545 5335 3335 195--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)5 8535 9796 0155 9655 913--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)5 7075 6835 6685 6725 649--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)5 3135 4695 5915 6495 675--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)4 6234 7454 8304 9324 991--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 0634 1344 2064 2494 373--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)2 8873 1703 4233 6553 792--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)1 8661 9762 0592 1912 377--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 2091 2631 3731 4381 516--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)793859863915944--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)586599655734814--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)75 39176 59777 77578 45779 010--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)5 5045 6495 6115 6415 633--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 2945 5205 6825 7785 886--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 1235 2725 4075 5015 591--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)4 9685 0365 1895 2485 263--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)4 8384 8904 9495 0125 044--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)5 5455 6615 7035 6935 611--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)5 8495 8635 9576 0196 040--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 0966 1156 0705 9965 962--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)6 0166 1666 3296 3326 295--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)5 6595 7415 7655 7865 846--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 2565 4575 6015 6965 732--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 4434 5884 7474 8935 033--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 6073 7033 8254 0474 205--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 6152 8303 0093 0963 208--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)1 6581 7501 9392 1442 269--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 1581 2111 2631 3351 432--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)9689719911 000992--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 0041 0531 1041 1611 233--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)75 60177 47679 14180 37881 275--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)11 30411 51411 57711 55811 491--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)10 79911 17411 46311 69111 890--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)10 51410 73010 95011 06711 203--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)10 13810 27210 46910 52310 503--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)9 3889 4229 5159 6319 699--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)10 77510 88310 91710 79610 642--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)10 94310 96211 16611 35011 411--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)11 84711 76911 60311 32911 157--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)11 86912 14512 34412 29712 208--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)11 36611 42411 43311 45811 495--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)10 56910 92611 19211 34511 407--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)9 0669 3339 5779 82510 024--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)7 6707 8378 0318 2968 578--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 5026 0006 4326 7517 000--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)3 5243 7263 9984 3354 646--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)2 3672 4742 6362 7732 948--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)1 7611 8301 8541 9151 936--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)1 5901 6521 7591 8952 047--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)150 992154 073156 916158 835160 285--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)68.668.167.767.366.8--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents35.936.236.336.536.7--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents35.635.735.936.136.3--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents35.735.936.136.336.5--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 3942 4092 3372 3322 293--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.32.22.12.12--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)808790734822850--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.76.56.15.85.7--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)89.591.39394.195--


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

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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.)8 3328 1637 8327 6647 690--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)3 6983 6383 5313 5563 636--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 4871 4951 5181 4801 500--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)395386375381359--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)13 91213 68213 25613 08113 185--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 1259971 0881 044--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--544481510485--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--60685157--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--9476--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 7381 5501 6561 592--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 4951 5301 3011 201--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--368344328323--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--88727378--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--18111121--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--1 9691 9571 7131 623--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture829813768728706--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)5250515053--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)570533513499487--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity3031333028--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 8192 6832 5482 4652 463--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)355355335320323--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)967919899844821--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)699703714711725--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport1 0461 025972976968--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)1159999102103--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)858861869893959--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental1 7201 6821 6531 6721 675--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional1 2731 2981 2281 2391 247--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)633624606597607--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)4440454540--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)197208190199193--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)615633630670729--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)162158163156160--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)726742700703714--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)202225240182184--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)13 91213 68213 25613 08113 185--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)--------771673
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)--------4089
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)--------811762
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)--------828762
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)--------247228
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)--------920
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)--------280264
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)--------126154
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)--------407417
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)--------256248


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----2 3422 690----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----355 000372 750----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----1 0581 171----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----192 250210 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

No Data Available


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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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----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

No Data Available


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)73 99975 88878 62579 64681 66982 890
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)345378386408426444
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)22 77123 53524 35025 42726 30326 710
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)9539779991 0061 0301 013
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)1 7221 7181 7941 7941 8021 802
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)238239236260255231
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)707682838174
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 0631 0801 0029381 0011 007
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)6 3686 5816 7596 9897 1087 170
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)107 529110 472114 233116 551119 675121 341


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)84 84686 06088 09188 23089 31789 329
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)21 50423 14824 84626 97829 05330 692
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 1811 264963889814753
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----911711


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----24 66725 86726 47526 600
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----37 73436 89036 00935 104
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----51 32053 21256 52659 021


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available

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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.)10 02510 62011 41412 05512 56913 162
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)191812111011
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)903928873838804775
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)340345317306287273
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)9831 0971 2031 3631 4391 490
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)5 7595 8795 8475 8455 6135 340
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)5 5835 8527 1277 4548 0137 650
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------6872
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)3 6983 7063 2323 2853 3253 243
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)1 3001 013865871854867
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)1 0309601 3501 3111 3071 192
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--14 26614 23014 18013 96913 706
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--11 99412 17512 26112 12811 490
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--14 75514 75914 66414 44413 804


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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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------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

No Data Available


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

No Data Available


Persons with Post School Qualifications - 2011 Census

No Data Available


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

No Data Available

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Households by Type - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Families by Type - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

No Data Available


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

No Data Available


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

No Data Available


Socio_Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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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

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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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