Townsville (C) ()

 

  Period Townsville (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 192,038 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 96,072 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 95,966 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 33.3 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 12,099 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 598 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 365,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 50,565 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 143,186 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 372,737.8 768,848,540.5
 


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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)20.920.720.820.820.8
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)16.816.516.416.316.1
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)15.315.315.415.515.5
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.414.414.314.113.9
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.313.313.21313
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)9.910.11010.110.2
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.55.766.16.3
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)2.93333.1
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)11.11.11.11.2
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)6 4596 5006 8217 0297 104
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)6 1186 1876 3146 4696 668
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)6 3106 3596 3816 4866 523
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)7 0187 1657 2667 3917 403
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)7 9637 9558 1258 2828 380
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)7 3757 4667 6837 7567 667
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)6 1886 3126 5696 8597 059
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 6246 4896 4366 3626 299
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 1696 4256 6256 8176 825
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)6 1456 0986 0866 1056 134
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)5 6195 8896 0876 2286 343
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)4 9275 0635 1085 1925 363
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 1604 3294 4164 5674 619
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)2 8743 0343 2733 4343 606
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 0722 1652 2802 3472 436
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 3181 4101 4721 6031 700
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)9489901 0161 0231 044
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)603624676781899
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)88 89090 46092 63494 73196 072
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)6 4016 4646 6176 7746 888
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 7905 9656 1786 3756 565
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 8525 8975 9956 1096 183
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)6 9286 8336 8276 9226 948
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)7 6697 8078 0688 2228 259
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)7 0667 2927 4867 6687 707
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)6 3006 4746 6916 9887 243
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 5166 5026 4906 4786 508
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)6 1996 4856 7497 0127 005
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 1086 1266 1506 2026 309
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 6015 8375 9646 0426 109
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 5114 6904 9465 1705 373
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 8214 0244 0294 1584 210
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 8452 9483 1723 3113 502
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)1 9942 1232 2772 4252 546
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 5631 5941 6121 6891 779
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 2701 3241 3681 3571 350
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 2041 2691 2931 3841 482
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)87 63889 65491 91294 28695 966
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)12 86012 96413 43813 80313 992
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)11 90812 15212 49212 84413 233
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)12 16212 25612 37612 59512 706
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)13 94613 99814 09314 31314 351
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)15 63215 76216 19316 50416 639
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)14 44114 75815 16915 42415 374
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)12 48812 78613 26013 84714 302
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)13 14012 99112 92612 84012 807
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)12 36812 91013 37413 82913 830
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)12 25312 22412 23612 30712 443
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)11 22011 72612 05112 27012 452
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)9 4389 75310 05410 36210 736
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)7 9818 3538 4458 7258 829
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 7195 9826 4456 7457 108
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 0664 2884 5574 7724 982
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)2 8813 0043 0843 2923 479
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 2182 3142 3842 3802 394
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)1 8071 8931 9692 1652 381
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)176 528180 114184 546189 017192 038
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)69.769.669.36968.7
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)32.632.832.732.832.9
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)33.333.533.533.633.7
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)32.933.233.133.233.3


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 7832 8472 8302 8782 876
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.12.1222
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)910926926917954
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)6.96.56.46.15.9


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)47.448.349.550.751.5


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--6.1------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)--3.4------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--4.6------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--0.7------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--0.2------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--1.4------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--0.5------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--0.7------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--0.8------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--1------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--19.9------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--6------


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 (%)--53.8------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--2.2------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--1.2------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--10.7------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--6.5------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--21.7------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--11.5------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--9.8------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--17.3------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--16.7------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--12.2------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--14.3------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--9.7------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--8.2------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--9.9------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--1.8------


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.)--12------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--1 243------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--64 159------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--1 325------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--1 697------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--2 111------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--2 489------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--73 036------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--1 197------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--2 201------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--9 423------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--1 162------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--87 019------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--13 396------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--3 224------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--44 347------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--60 967------
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.)--16 846------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--2 885------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--17 127------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--5 619------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--2 028------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--817------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--45 322------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)12 89213 39713 94513 32212 495
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)12 75312 19512 33212 19912 716
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1391 2021 6131 123- 221


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 (%)--16.7------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--20.7------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--7.3------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)--1------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--9.3------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--68------
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 (%)--75------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--7 0797 1816 9886 858
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--3 2563 3493 3143 249
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 5221 5651 5141 589
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--411404433403
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--12 26812 49912 24912 099


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----1 2111 0471 032
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----568498536
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----715287
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----11412
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----1 8611 6011 667


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 2971 4211 312
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----293351346
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----737575
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----181112
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----1 6811 8581 745


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----157147179
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----587254
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----215219233


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--91 714------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--4 695------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--5.1------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--66.6------


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
YOUTH_2Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--2.3------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.1------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--23.1------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--12.4------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--34.3------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--0.9------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)--74------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--13 613------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

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PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--12 13412 61213 16513 662
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)3537363130
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)1 7401 6641 5721 5681 571
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)486479447432406
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--1 1391 3251 4811 642
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--5 3455 5155 6195 841
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)4 4564 1304 3835 4146 290
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)5459595962
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)3 2563 3023 4793 0603 317
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)2 4762 7752 4162 2552 239
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)1 0689641 0021 2901 452
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)17 07716 48714 73315 89915 344
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)14 37614 28513 12214 28614 013
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)17 65817 18115 49416 70716 088


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------52 308--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------5 348--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------90 051--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------10 350--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------279--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------11 221--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------149--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------307--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------63 068--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------19 793--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------96--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------3 806--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------96--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------20--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------12 064--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------50 565--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------6 050--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------102 174--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 251------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 948------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)1 2119661 2021 1481 170
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)19416699469410
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 4051 1321 3011 6171 580
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 8931 3421 3591 6681 642
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)377317367313319
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)4449209578
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)586615697636528
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)536417400432422
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)413312559430176
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)949729959862598


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------2 899--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------365 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------674--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------315 000--

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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)87 26088 08690 98393 96494 123
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)368372386391389
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)28 72629 60531 24833 11534 079
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 2271 2511 2971 3851 414
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)2 4622 5012 5752 6812 739
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)622632684732790
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)355348347359351
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)624602620643557
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)8 5668 6018 5488 8308 744
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)130 210131 998136 688142 100143 186


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)103 009102 791104 730106 787105 515
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)25 65727 62230 37633 61436 040
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 5451 5841 5831 6981 632


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--0.5------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--2.9------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--7.6------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1.6------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--9.9------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--3------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.7------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--6.9------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--5.1------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--1.4------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--1.6------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.6------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--4.7------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--3------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--11.9------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--8.1------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--12.5------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--1.3------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.7------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--87 019------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--552536508496
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--78757365
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--474460443425
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--28262424
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 9222 9432 8282 747
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--312320300297
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--886882816781
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--478485490528
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--938936909892
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--61565046
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--579609632668
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 3251 3521 3431 360
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--1 1191 1381 1211 109
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--506517484473
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--49505457
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--187197196184
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--712743808827
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--131134125130
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--742789777777
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--189251268213
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--12 26812 49912 24912 099

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Land Area (Ha)

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANDLand Area (Ha)--------372 737.8


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PROTECTED_AREA_2Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (no.)--------1
PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)--------4
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)--------14
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)--------19
PROTECTED_AREA_7Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (ha)--------6 210
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)--------75 793
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)--------7 563
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)--------89 567
PROTECTED_AREA_12Protected Areas - Indigenous Protected Area (%)--------1.7
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)--------20.3
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)--------2
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)--------24


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------16 389
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------3 980



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