Charters Towers (R) ()

 

  Period Charters Towers (R) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 12,433 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 6,218 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 6,215 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 39.3 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 944 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 11 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 216,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 44,263 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 9,818 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 6,837,355.1 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)22.722.622.522.522.4--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)12.412.612.612.512.4--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)1110.910.810.710.5--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)13.413.212.912.712.3--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)12.912.712.412.212.1--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)12.312.112.412.312.6--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)8.89.29.610.110.5--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.855.25.25.3--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.71.71.61.81.9--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)499489462440420--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)477481490507521--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)487485487504483--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)469481473460445--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)312289276262268--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)317321321319299--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)318314324327322--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)393384362343339--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)452448450453438--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)365363379391388--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)448429388373354--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)404390416417423--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)397406398376380--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)340371392400400--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)241249266293319--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)174194194200197--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)9598112119131--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)7381718491--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)6 2616 2736 2616 2686 218--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)424418435441421--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)445460470456452--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)495474469472485--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)448478499511506--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)310317319333328--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)381362361351338--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)355356338339342--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)396371375362348--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)430437428430403--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)376371375367379--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)415417401397387--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)379369376375390--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)352346358368371--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)290305315332325--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)219224228238263--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)191200198200187--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)131132141135146--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)136136130136144--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)6 1736 1736 2166 2436 215--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)923907897881841--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)922941960963973--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)982959956976968--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)917959972971951--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)622606595595596--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)698683682670637--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)673670662666664--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)789755737705687--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)882885878883841--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)741734754758767--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)863846789770741--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)783759792792813--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)749752756744751--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)630676707732725--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)460473494531582--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)365394392400384--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)226230253254277--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)209217201220235--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)12 43412 44612 47712 51112 433--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)62.161.56160.459.9--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)38.238.739.339.640.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)3838.137.93838.4--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)38.138.438.638.839.3--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)169141175140147--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.72.42.32.12.2--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)11310111610898--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 17.87.17.67.47.2--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)0.20.20.20.20.2--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)7.9----------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)2----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)2.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)0.2----------
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 (%)0.7----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)0.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)13.1----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)954873836924817--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)836985953960980--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)118- 112- 117-36- 163--

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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.)610610583557571--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)251240231234251--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)104110125116110--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)1315171712--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)978975956924944--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--88687078--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--36273423--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--41093--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--0030--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--128105116104--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--901029093--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--18131721--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--11356--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--3003--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--122118112123--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)328321312301319--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)1921221922--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)3435292825--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)33333--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)153154146132133--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)1817161613--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)8183768071--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)4342485048--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)7065676861--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)44345--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)910111414--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)5654565766--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)2934282524--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)2022171723--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)30034--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)1816131412--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)2218202131--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)14131086--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)4846575452--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)1017221214--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)982975956926946--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----138147----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----217 500216 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----6------
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----157 500------


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.)--5613----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--453----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--91116----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)11.1----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)13.7----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)4----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)0.6----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)1.9----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)10.2----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)6.3----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)4.6----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)0.5----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.1----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)2----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)1.9----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6.5----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)11.5----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)9.9----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)0.4----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.5----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)5 140----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)5 1355 2555 3605 3335 2365 193
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)333336292925
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)3 1643 2803 3933 5213 4733 388
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)111125123135123121
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)429456465465469439
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)112114114113100110
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)910671313
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)716971685654
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)458459472475487475
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)9 5229 80110 04010 1469 9869 818


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)5 9045 9315 9235 8075 5985 420
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)3 5373 7874 0314 2534 3064 333
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)818471677366


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----1 9412 0402 0231 834
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----2 8922 7732 5612 472
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----5 1755 2875 3665 457


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.)1 3191 4211 4571 4831 5061 505
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)150164114888477
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)434638302827
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)105132135158170176
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)510523512510490494
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)372356462560584571
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)716765667276
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)244240216232221211
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)53----20--18
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)6882109107111104
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--944922937890867
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--873844859803733
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--1 0359981 006945876


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----47 906------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----246------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----4 242------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----2 971------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----6------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----1 143------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----212------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----14------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----3 282------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----15 067------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----3------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----130------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----72------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----1------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----680------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----44 263------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----271------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----5 116------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )5 434----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )293----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5.4----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)57.8----------


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

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YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)2.5----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)15.7----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)14.4----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)41.8----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)76.4----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)888----------


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 (%)42.6----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)0.7----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)0.8----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)6.3----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)4----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)17.9----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)12.9----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)14.6----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)12.2----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)16.1----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)8.6----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)9.4----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)7.9----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)14.6----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)14.5----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described2.2----------

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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 ($)724----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 511----------


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 (%)2----------


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.)0----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)179----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)3 135----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)63----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)26----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)182----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)339----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)3 924----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )74----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)456----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)585----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)101----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)5 140----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)1 051----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)123----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)3 032----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)4 206----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.6----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)1 045----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)212----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)1 280----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)363----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)149----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)36----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)3 085----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)3----------


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

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UNPAIDW_2Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)20.2----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)20.2----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)6.9----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)0.8----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care10.4----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)54----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)3----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)4----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)61----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)76.3----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)21.7----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)1.4----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.6----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)57.7----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)39.3----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)3.1----------


Socio_Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

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SEIF_2SEIFA Decile Ranking - Advantage and disadvantage3----------
SEIF_3SEIFA Decile Ranking – Disadvantage4----------
SEIF_4SEIFA Decile Ranking - Economic Resources4----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation2----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)------6 837 355.1----


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.)------8----
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)------6----
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)------15----
PROTECTED_AREA_7Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (ha)------11 480----
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)------137 287----
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)------134 671----
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)------283 438----
PROTECTED_AREA_12Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (%)------0.2----
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)------2----
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)------2----
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)------4.1----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------779----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------323----



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