Whitsunday (R) ()

 

  Period Whitsunday (R) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 34,211 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 18,024 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 16,187 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 37.6 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 3,701 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 103 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 387,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 42,154 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 27,586 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 2,380,438 768,848,540.5
 


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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 (%)18.118.518.518.618.5
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)13.412.612.712.712.5
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)15.215.415.715.815.7
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.414.414.11413.7
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)1514.914.514.214.2
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)12.512.612.512.412.6
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)77.17.47.77.9
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)3.33.43.53.53.6
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)111.11.21.2
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)1 0511 1051 1191 1521 111
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)1 0171 0221 0971 1231 127
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)1 0021 0081 0051 0261 064
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)1 016978992990986
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)1 2191 2041 3031 3651 357
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)1 4141 4511 4951 5111 482
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)1 1491 2061 2831 3281 358
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)1 2801 2401 1851 1481 110
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)1 1831 2011 2601 3241 356
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)1 2621 2131 2061 1431 122
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)1 2761 3341 3431 3671 366
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)1 1731 1721 2191 2411 273
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)1 0281 0501 0321 0311 047
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)735754800837835
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)521538550583638
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)329324366368376
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)215212219228239
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)130132154166177
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)17 00017 14417 62817 93118 024
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)9761 0211 0661 0981 081
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)8949359619791 013
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)891904931942933
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)909807791794814
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)1 1491 0981 1471 1691 126
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)1 3141 2501 3011 3521 343
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)1 0231 0851 1391 1671 204
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)1 1301 1431 0981 0871 068
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)1 0451 0871 1531 1831 160
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)1 1831 1611 1371 1181 128
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)1 0961 1341 1581 2071 228
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)9981 0401 0981 0701 092
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)811828825869897
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)579617669710720
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)413406441476521
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)306332350374382
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)224218215225232
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)199206224230245
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)15 14015 27215 70416 05016 187
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)2 0272 1262 1852 2502 192
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)1 9111 9572 0582 1022 140
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)1 8931 9121 9361 9681 997
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)1 9251 7851 7831 7841 800
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)2 3682 3022 4502 5342 483
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)2 7282 7012 7962 8632 825
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)2 1722 2912 4222 4952 562
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)2 4102 3832 2832 2352 178
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)2 2282 2882 4132 5072 516
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)2 4452 3742 3432 2612 250
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)2 3722 4682 5012 5742 594
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)2 1712 2122 3172 3112 365
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)1 8391 8781 8571 9001 944
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)1 3141 3711 4691 5471 555
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)9349449911 0591 159
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)635656716742758
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)439430434453471
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)329338378396422
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)32 14032 41633 33233 98134 211
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)70.569.969.569.168.7
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)37.537.537.437.237.4
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)36.937.537.537.537.8
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)37.337.537.437.337.6


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)443434473452426
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)22221.9
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)193183194215197
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)7.376.56.56.3


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)1.41.41.41.41.4


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--4.2------


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) (%)--3.8------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--5.6------
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 (%)--0.1------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)--1.3------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)--0.9------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--0.2------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--0.6------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--0.8------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--25.3------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--4.6------


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 (%)--53.5------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--0.9------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--0.7------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--6.2------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--6.2------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--23.4------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--16.2------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)--13.4------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)--10.4------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--17.7------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--9.7------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--10.7------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--8.9------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--12------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--15.5------
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.)--6------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--373------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--9 664------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--135------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--125------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--760------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--1 487------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--12 550------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--310------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--826------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--1 516------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--269------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--15 471------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--2 701------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--546------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--7 603------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--10 850------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.4------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--2 476------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--520------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--3 582------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--761------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--294------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--86------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--7 719------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--2.8------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)2 6952 3503 0142 7672 662
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)2 8942 7082 7272 7183 008
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)- 199- 35828749- 346


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 (%)--17------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--17.7------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)--5.5------
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 (%)--8.1------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--58------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--3------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--6------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--66------


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.)--2 3092 3142 1792 190
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--932948941873
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--457468450501
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--138146141137
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--3 8363 8763 7113 701


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----276228272
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----165134124
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----311326
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)------34
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----472378426


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----316379300
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----9311394
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----193119
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----1045
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----438527418


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----412235
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----102316
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----514551


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--16 238------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--769------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--4.7------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--63.6------


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)--3.8------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.3------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--17.9------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--19.8------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--21.4------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.2------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)--65.3------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--1 723------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PENSION_2Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - Centrelink (no.)--2 5972 6512 7742 873
PENSION_3Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Age Pension - DVA (no.)46566
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)280273258254237
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)9890867872
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--212235252275
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--1 1341 1531 1291 182
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)1 0119351 0341 2341 412
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)4647515255
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)479490537496493
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)89116533846
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)138151162195219
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)2 8682 8782 4262 5572 500
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)2 4552 5552 2212 3162 281
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)3 0233 0632 6252 7582 674


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)------42 669--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------870--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------15 732--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------10 139--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------81--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------3 501--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------197--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------87--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------11 689--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------13 297--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------11--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------462--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------93--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------4--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------2 014--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------42 154--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------1 052--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------18 867--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 308------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--1 899------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)198205178189188
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)2746101637
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)225251188205225
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)272251190205225
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)6266635565
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)510246
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)89968376102
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)7876666173
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)4134316130
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)11911097122103


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------425--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------387 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------140--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------286 250--

Data Item 20102011201220132014


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)14 56714 70015 22115 91515 909
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)939299110125
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)7 3387 4647 7958 3638 579
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)267277283301304
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)805769794825849
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)107106110114115
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)1416172018
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)214220235224235
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)1 3821 3551 4151 4921 452
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)24 78724 99925 96927 36427 586


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)17 58917 50117 91518 39018 080
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)6 8827 1757 7378 6479 214
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)316324315328291


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--8.3------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--7.2------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--5.9------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--0.9------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--10.2------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--2.3------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.3------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--14.8------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--7.5------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--0.6------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--1.1------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.9------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--3.2------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--3.7------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--3.5------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--4.7------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--6.7------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--0.9------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.5------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--15 469------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--684690657665
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--20252322
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--130133124118
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--5444
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--702690657641
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--70736672
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--241235224218
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--228226219212
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--271258244236
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--17151415
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--178186181184
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--504505492508
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--240241232218
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--152156145153
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--11121011
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--36373843
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--101106106109
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--30323033
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--168187182181
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--48656358
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--3 8363 8763 7113 701

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--------2 380 438


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)--------9
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)--------17
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)--------26
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)--------75 929
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)--------16 147
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)--------92 076
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)--------3.2
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)--------0.7
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)--------3.9


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------2 527
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------517



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