Townsville (C) ()

 

  Period Townsville (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 193,946 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 96,933 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 97,013 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 33.5 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 11,933 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 602 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 364,500 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 50,565 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 146,048 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 372,737.8 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)20.720.820.820.820.8--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)16.516.416.316.215.9--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)15.315.415.515.415.4--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.414.314.113.913.7--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.313.2131313--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.11010.110.210.3--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.766.16.36.5--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)3333.13.2--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.11.11.11.21.3--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)6 5006 8217 0297 1317 184--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)6 1876 3146 4716 6626 737--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)6 3596 3816 4856 5246 587--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)7 1657 2667 3947 4097 317--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)7 9558 1258 2708 4188 463--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)7 4667 6837 7527 6227 567--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)6 3126 5696 8567 0387 169--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)6 4896 4366 3636 2896 251--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)6 4256 6256 8146 8056 715--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)6 0986 0866 1036 1336 337--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)5 8896 0876 2296 3306 228--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)5 0635 1085 1915 3645 524--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 3294 4164 5644 6194 754--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 0343 2733 4353 6063 731--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 1652 2802 3542 4432 519--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 4101 4721 6051 7031 817--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)9901 0161 0291 0491 038--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)624676781889995--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)90 46092 63494 72596 03496 933--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)6 4646 6176 7746 8926 864--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)5 9656 1786 3766 5576 642--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)5 8975 9956 1096 1826 286--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)6 8336 8276 9246 9346 908--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)7 8078 0688 2098 2558 189--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)7 2927 4867 6627 7007 726--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)6 4746 6916 9847 2287 357--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)6 5026 4906 4816 5076 554--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)6 4856 7497 0147 0056 978--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)6 1266 1506 2016 3136 444--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 8375 9646 0416 1076 119--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 6904 9465 1715 3845 519--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)4 0244 0294 1594 2134 274--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)2 9483 1723 3123 5073 605--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 1232 2772 4282 5532 716--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 5941 6121 6941 7851 929--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 3241 3681 3611 3511 360--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 2691 2931 3871 4711 543--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)89 65491 91294 28795 94497 013--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)12 96413 43813 80314 02314 048--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)12 15212 49212 84713 21913 379--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)12 25612 37612 59412 70612 873--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)13 99814 09314 31814 34314 225--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)15 76216 19316 47916 67316 652--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)14 75815 16915 41415 32215 293--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)12 78613 26013 84014 26614 526--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)12 99112 92612 84412 79612 805--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)12 91013 37413 82813 81013 693--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)12 22412 23612 30412 44612 781--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)11 72612 05112 27012 43712 347--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)9 75310 05410 36210 74811 043--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)8 3538 4458 7238 8329 028--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)5 9826 4456 7477 1137 336--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 2884 5574 7824 9965 235--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 0043 0843 2993 4883 746--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 3142 3842 3902 4002 398--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)1 8931 9692 1682 3602 538--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)180 114184 546189 012191 978193 946--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)69.569.36968.668.3--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)32.832.732.832.933.1--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)33.533.533.633.733.9--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)33.233.133.233.333.5--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)2 8472 8302 8782 8762 808--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.12221.9--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)9269269179541 035--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.56.46.15.95.8--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)48.349.550.751.552--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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


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


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)13 39713 94513 32212 49512 433--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)12 19512 33212 19912 71612 761--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1 2021 6131 123- 221- 328--

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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.)7 0797 1816 9886 8586 739--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)3 2563 3493 3143 2493 268--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 5221 5651 5141 5891 531--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)411404433403395--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)12 26812 49912 24912 09911 933--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 2111 0471 032965--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--568498536453--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--71528771--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--1141212--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 8611 6011 6671 501--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 2971 4211 3121 302--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--293351346348--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--73757597--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--18111211--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--1 6811 8581 7451 758--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)552536508496483--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)7875736562--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)474460443425407--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)2826242431--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 9222 9432 8282 7472 628--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)312320300297285--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)886882816781754--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)478485490528540--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)938936909892860--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)6156504656--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)579609632668711--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)1 3251 3521 3431 3601 364--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)1 1191 1381 1211 1091 093--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)506517484473475--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)4950545742--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)187197196184182--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)712743808827862--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)131134125130125--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)742789777777789--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)189251268213184--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)12 26812 49912 24912 09911 933--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)9661 2021 1481 170981705
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)16699469410434146
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 1321 3011 6171 5801 415851
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 3421 3591 6681 6421 542894
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)317367313319288223
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)492095788034
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)417400432422405277
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)312559430176357324
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)729959862598762602
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)366387408397369257


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----2 8992 892----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----365 000364 500----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----674558----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----315 000285 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.)--157147179----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--587254----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--215219233----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses 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_5Number of Businesses 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_10Number of Businesses 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_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1.6----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses 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----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)88 08690 98393 64994 11895 45396 429
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)372386392394391390
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)29 60531 24833 00734 08334 63735 119
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 2511 2971 3761 4141 4161 426
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)2 5012 5752 6782 7352 6222 534
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)632684730791748749
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)348347353350330314
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)602620644563522520
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)8 6018 5488 7408 7378 6438 567
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)131 998136 688141 569143 185144 762146 048


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)102 791104 730106 314105 482105 095104 484
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)27 62230 37633 54336 04138 15740 073
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 5841 5831 3601 2791 1461 074
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----51077


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----35 18235 85434 70434 473
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----47 12245 67744 91543 745
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----58 65360 95964 43467 094


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.)12 13412 61213 16513 66214 37214 949
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)373631303239
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)1 6641 5721 5681 5711 4931 473
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)479447432406388363
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)1 1391 3251 4811 6421 8361 964
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)5 3455 5155 6195 8415 8285 698
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)4 1304 3835 4146 2907 3937 770
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)595959626567
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)3 3023 4793 0603 3173 4133 540
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)2 7752 4162 2552 2392 1962 227
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)9641 0021 2901 4521 6081 449
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--14 06013 84913 79713 77613 857
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--12 24212 35212 46712 51611 892
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--14 95914 74914 61014 54413 998


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------

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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

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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)2.3----------
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----------


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 described1.8----------

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


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 (%)6----------


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----------


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 care9.3----------


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----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)67.3----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)28.4----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)3.5----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.9----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)55.9----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)42.3----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.8----------


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 Resources7----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation7----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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


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.)------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

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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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