Gold Coast (C) ()

 

  Period Gold Coast (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 555,608 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 272,262 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 283,346 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 38 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 58,810 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 3,793 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 504,799 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 40,846 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 458,693 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 133,168.2 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)18.118.218.318.318.3--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.813.713.613.613.5--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.414.414.414.314.3--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.514.414.21413.8--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.413.313.213.113.1--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)11.611.411.411.411.4--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)88.48.68.99.1--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.44.44.54.54.6--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.81.81.91.92--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)16 26716 62117 02117 26917 596--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)15 68716 46417 12517 59817 959--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)15 79716 04416 28716 46616 802--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)16 85817 07517 32117 57817 627--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)18 68818 99119 18119 59720 049--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)19 30419 54019 55019 52219 745--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)17 65818 19918 69318 96419 313--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)18 44918 29118 10917 89517 954--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)18 34719 02419 53319 66619 680--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)17 06617 11217 12217 29017 769--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)16 07816 54917 02017 21917 242--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)14 46714 76114 89215 11715 540--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)14 53814 33414 33714 47314 446--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)11 74912 51213 15013 56213 980--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)8 7919 1959 5029 98210 586--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)5 9496 2966 6907 0907 495--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)4 3854 3854 4624 5184 487--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)3 4913 5853 6863 8033 992--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)253 569258 978263 681267 609272 262--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)15 46815 97916 35216 56416 772--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)14 77115 26115 77316 26616 641--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)15 37615 54615 54615 63715 811--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)16 29716 41916 69316 81917 022--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)19 30719 74120 05920 22520 479--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)19 11819 56119 84619 98720 219--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)17 85318 44619 08019 61520 191--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)18 87318 61318 46318 42918 487--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)18 96019 81820 35620 43520 504--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)18 19018 29118 30818 55218 913--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)17 51617 91918 33918 55818 754--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)15 58716 14416 63517 09817 545--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)15 11014 91715 17415 34215 644--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)11 98313 08313 84714 49114 941--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)8 9129 3349 82110 38611 025--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)6 6516 8867 1277 4907 916--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)5 8285 8005 7185 6825 626--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)5 8336 0806 3986 6666 856--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)261 633267 838273 535278 242283 346--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)31 73532 60033 37333 83334 368--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)30 45831 72532 89833 86434 600--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)31 17331 59031 83332 10332 613--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)33 15533 49434 01434 39734 649--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)37 99538 73239 24039 82240 528--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)38 42239 10139 39639 50939 964--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)35 51136 64537 77338 57939 504--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)37 32236 90436 57236 32436 441--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)37 30738 84239 88940 10140 184--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)35 25635 40335 43035 84236 682--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)33 59434 46835 35935 77735 996--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)30 05430 90531 52732 21533 085--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)29 64829 25129 51129 81530 090--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)23 73225 59526 99728 05328 921--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)17 70318 52919 32320 36821 611--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)12 60013 18213 81714 58015 411--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)10 21310 18510 18010 20010 113--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)9 3249 66510 08410 46910 848--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)515 202526 816537 216545 851555 608--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)67.667.166.866.466.1--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents36.836.936.936.937--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents38.538.638.738.938.9--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents37.737.737.837.938--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)6 6666 7276 8036 9306 796--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.91.81.81.81.8--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)3 0843 2383 2273 4513 493--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 15.35.35.25.35.2--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)386.9395.6403.4409.9417.2--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)1.3----------


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) (%)9.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)8.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)2.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)1.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)2.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)1.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)34.8----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)29 24530 02330 04131 15930 637--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)27 53928 03927 28828 24326 145--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1 7061 9842 7532 9164 492--

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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.)39 74439 01036 87936 91237 097--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)15 54015 43514 72215 04315 316--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)4 8294 8994 8465 0055 048--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)1 2721 2211 2611 2981 349--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)61 38560 56557 70858 25858 810--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--6 1925 2366 3076 325--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--2 5802 1832 5822 375--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--320300299277--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--44476144--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--9 1367 7669 2499 021--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--7 6928 2276 6346 653--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--1 7801 9261 5641 594--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--359377327329--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--50624275--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--9 88110 5928 5678 651--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)977897769727708--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)122137130135130--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)2 8912 7602 6182 5642 586--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)141141120131141--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)12 40611 90111 05811 04711 023--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)2 5712 5382 3522 3572 344--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)4 2744 1843 8583 8693 843--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)2 4872 5452 4402 5182 587--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)2 9852 8712 7502 7262 695--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)594572555582578--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)4 8544 8784 8154 9775 151--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)8 9338 7298 3628 5688 724--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)6 8536 8846 6156 7646 883--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)2 7592 6972 4712 5082 544--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)282280257278269--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)753790754759789--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)2 6052 7092 7442 9253 079--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)974955900899931--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)2 6982 6642 5682 5732 603--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)1 2261 4331 5721 3511 202--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)61 38560 56557 70858 25858 810--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1 4681 3361 3061 8332 6553 628
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)1 2299441 2832 5912 7724 584
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)2 6972 2802 5894 4245 4278 212
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)2 7442 2802 5894 4245 4798 267
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)5764734255898241 151
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)2611813146447481 359
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)8436547681 2711 6042 563
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)5256466381 2917121 230
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)1 3681 3001 4062 5622 3163 793
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)8376547381 2331 5732 511


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----6 7738 214----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----480 000504 799----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----6 0337 630----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----340 000350 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.)--948860704----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--405459297----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--1 3531 3191 001----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)0.4----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)7.6----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)0.8----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)11.3----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.7----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)12.4----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)9.6----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.7----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)2.8----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)2.8----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)6.3----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)4----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)4.3----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)7.1----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)11.1----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)3----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)4.1----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)231 646----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)305 318314 620322 658329 154341 414353 652
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1 3691 4431 5011 5171 6541 780
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)56 91758 42760 37263 17665 95868 940
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)2 8322 9213 0053 1763 2883 501
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)4 6564 4744 5004 8014 8654 964
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)823787859891889920
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)238224270258254263
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)2 0802 1622 2832 3512 5212 541
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)16 47017 63119 04419 99721 35822 132
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)390 703402 689414 492425 321442 201458 693


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)340 693347 826352 976355 765364 810372 771
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)43 14347 65654 15762 21670 00278 691
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)6 8647 2086 2815 9495 6505 271
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----391940


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----96 125101 703106 954115 200
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----133 204132 027131 660131 486
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----182 621189 019200 866209 300


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.)48 62050 74253 12955 14557 71859 785
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)194188174169159147
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)4 4334 2283 9573 7073 5193 249
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)1 8801 8401 7491 6601 5551 461
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)3 7374 2634 6335 1465 3525 416
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)15 49715 84815 89716 10115 84115 094
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)15 47416 00618 38518 63219 28617 885
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)535661666770
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)8 1218 2256 7026 8326 8686 640
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)7 7686 8906 4466 6016 3776 065
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)2 6232 5963 4503 0282 8602 440
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--42 00241 75141 38940 74840 303
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--33 89834 48634 55034 23732 418
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--43 74343 48043 07442 40740 748


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----43 165------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----12 367------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----235 779------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----11 539------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----957------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----45 526------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----270------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----2 067------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----191 509------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----15 233------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----211------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----9 014------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----141------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----119------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----38 457------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----40 846------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----15 721------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----297 858------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )250 261----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )18 614----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)7.4----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)62.1----------


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)1.7----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.6----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)22.1----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)7.4----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)39.8----------
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)73.1----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)32 021----------


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 (%)56.3----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)2.4----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.1----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)10.8----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)8.8----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)20.7----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)12.4----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)12.3----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)17.4----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)15.4----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)10.9----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)14.5----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)12.7----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)5.1----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)9.8----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.9----------

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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 ($)1 589----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 216----------


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 (%)10.2----------


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.)2 260----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)4 043----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)168 254----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)1 799----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)2 062----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)4 262----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)6 514----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)189 194----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )4 326----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)12 531----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)22 465----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)3 132----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)231 648----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)41 749----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)10 912----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)128 958----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)181 619----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.5----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)45 188----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)9 061----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)53 294----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)15 196----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)7 233----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)2 088----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)132 060----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.9----------


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 (%)14.9----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19.7----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)6.6----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)0.9----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care9.5----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)69----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)3----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)5----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)77----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)70.8----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)24.8----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)3.7----------
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 (%)51.9----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)46.4----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.7----------


Socio_Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

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SEIF_2SEIFA Decile Ranking - Advantage and disadvantage8----------
SEIF_3SEIFA Decile Ranking - Disadvantage8----------
SEIF_4SEIFA Decile Ranking - Economic Resources8----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation8----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)------133 168.2----


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.)------7----
PROTECTED_AREA_4Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (no.)------1----
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)------22----
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)------31----
PROTECTED_AREA_7Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (ha)------99----
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)------12 394----
PROTECTED_AREA_9Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (ha)------5----
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)------2 935----
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)------15 433----
PROTECTED_AREA_12Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (%)------0.1----
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)------9.3----
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)------2.2----
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)------11.6----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------44 658----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------19 931----



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