Perth - North West ()

 

  Period Perth - North West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 564,841 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 280,777 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 284,064 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 35.5 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 44,063 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 1,951 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 568,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 51,917 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 437,813 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 88,398.9 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 38,350 1,367,920
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)19.619.619.619.619.6--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.314.21413.713.4--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.915.515.916.116.1--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)1514.914.714.614.4--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.713.413.213.213.2--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.910.710.610.610.6--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)6.56.76.877.2--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)3.73.73.73.73.8--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.41.51.51.51.6--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)17 69218 66619 53919 80819 948--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)16 65817 56018 43118 96719 370--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)16 80516 96017 24417 41417 703--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)17 92818 55118 86318 98518 733--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)19 64020 17820 60220 48120 381--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)20 76522 47823 51223 60423 286--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)18 05519 62921 26822 23222 987--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)18 91919 26719 63219 79119 937--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)19 25920 24620 87520 87220 669--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)17 98918 33918 45718 55318 839--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)16 35516 79917 30617 60717 745--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)14 38014 77415 04215 27015 512--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)12 86812 84612 95813 18413 399--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)9 1879 94310 62110 96411 486--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)6 9047 2187 4797 8068 075--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)4 8605 0135 2955 6005 824--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)3 5083 6103 6463 6863 746--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)2 5302 6662 8712 9713 137--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)254 302264 743273 641277 795280 777--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)17 17118 02718 68719 06219 126--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)15 82516 49817 19817 64118 081--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)16 18116 47516 65816 68816 681--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)17 21917 42717 58417 75517 743--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)18 75519 28619 62419 42719 101--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)19 64521 15322 31222 84122 790--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)18 17319 31220 46721 40022 050--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)19 08819 28319 61119 87120 076--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)19 53120 36520 82420 85420 640--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)18 58218 89519 05519 37119 643--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)17 19517 48417 93518 19318 339--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)15 15815 75916 08716 45016 720--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)13 37313 47813 87514 05114 356--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)9 64710 46311 17811 77112 323--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)7 4937 8378 1258 5258 923--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)6 1026 1266 2296 4066 670--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)4 7674 8785 0145 1255 106--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)4 9005 0795 2705 4075 696--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)258 805267 825275 733280 838284 064--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)34 86336 69338 22638 87039 074--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)32 48334 05835 62936 60837 451--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)32 98633 43533 90234 10234 384--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)35 14735 97836 44736 74036 476--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)38 39539 46440 22639 90839 482--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)40 41043 63145 82446 44546 076--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)36 22838 94141 73543 63245 037--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)38 00738 55039 24339 66240 013--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)38 79040 61141 69941 72641 309--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)36 57137 23437 51237 92438 482--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)33 55034 28335 24135 80036 084--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)29 53830 53331 12931 72032 232--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)26 24126 32426 83327 23527 755--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)18 83420 40621 79922 73523 809--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)14 39715 05515 60416 33116 998--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)10 96211 13911 52412 00612 494--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)8 2758 4888 6608 8118 852--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)7 4307 7458 1418 3788 833--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)513 107532 568549 374558 633564 841--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)68.868.668.468.267.8--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)34.934.634.334.434.5--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)36.736.536.436.436.6--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)35.835.535.335.435.5--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)7 1437 4407 7357 7027 745--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)1.91.91.91.91.8--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)2 4752 5432 6252 6362 735--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 15.15.14.94.94.9--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)580.4602.5621.5631.9639--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)1.1----------


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) (%)3.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)16.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)3.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)4.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)1.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)1.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)1.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)4.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)42.9----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)25 76327 37827 15325 36224 325--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)25 32625 35725 90527 16226 490--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)4372 0211 248-1 800-2 165--

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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.)28 51728 39427 46027 75628 269--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)10 26010 29010 01910 62811 044--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)3 2883 4413 5393 6613 716--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)8429309741 0271 034--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)42 90743 05541 99243 07244 063--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--4 5454 0074 6904 777--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--1 6441 3871 7381 694--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--160158208167--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--21161825--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--6 3705 5686 6546 663--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--4 9785 2984 4844 402--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--9751 0448701 010--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--196206203223--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--44263437--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--6 1936 5745 5915 672--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture1 1851 051922893835--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)262286277293271--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)1 7671 7231 6631 6491 655--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity102113103114106--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)11 30011 18410 79211 21911 579--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)1 4841 4911 4051 4261 406--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)2 6212 5892 4662 5012 450--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)1 1421 1671 1441 2641 316--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport2 9472 8862 7842 8132 890--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)305311289314308--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)3 2073 3883 4623 5553 794--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental4 1004 0644 0934 1914 349--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional5 4215 5135 3755 5005 590--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)1 6791 6961 6171 6651 710--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)158171170163156--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)496512507519538--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)1 5901 6761 7401 8971 986--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)442446422445449--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)1 9571 9371 8471 8751 943--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)742851914776732--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)42 90743 05541 99243 07244 063--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)3 6282 9973 8894 9684 9223 374
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)6984689141 2361 3451 926
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)4 3263 4654 8036 2046 2675 300
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)4 4863 5325 0236 2746 5725 438
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)1 0818711 0671 3761 4161 033
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)143112195256278410
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)1 2511 0011 3221 6671 7781 489
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)307209798522423462
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)1 5581 2102 1202 1892 2001 951
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)1 2249831 2621 6321 6941 443


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----8 3988 956----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----535 000568 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----2 1452 285----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----400 000435 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)213217181184191--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)811706714759859--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--240202206----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--11610085----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--356302291----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture0.5----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)4.3----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)7.4----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1.1----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)11.7----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.7----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)10.7----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)5.5----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport3.4----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.4----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)3.5----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental1.8----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional8.3----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3.5----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6.2----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)8.3----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)11.2----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)4.1----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)245 473----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)304 745311 494320 431333 180339 216343 782
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)960965975996976970
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)49 27651 11653 29055 40157 49059 379
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)2 0292 2202 3742 5072 5832 849
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)4 5344 6654 8835 0085 2025 341
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)684697712844833788
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)296332346351399405
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 1911 2421 2791 2701 3441 308
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)17 50718 86920 15422 00422 63422 991
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)381 222391 600404 444421 561430 677437 813


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)322 723328 494335 979346 809349 859351 430
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)45 94151 05659 51766 63773 72780 305
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)12 54512 05211 34610 5879 6948 703
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----82117105112


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----102 629109 168107 641108 127
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----135 291136 699139 023136 634
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----166 543175 665183 968193 085


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--1616161412


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)18 802----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)1 614----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)1 676----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)114----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)216----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)598----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)846----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)8 452----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)3 113----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)111.4----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)5.2----------

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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.)--------44 75546 103
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------2 6162 796
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------11 09510 593
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------12 17313 709
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------6464
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------4 8344 972
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------3 7523 956
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------1 4651 606
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--31 82929 90129 21728 65028 764
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--28 35727 41426 82526 52024 276
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--35 16533 06431 93131 28529 288


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----53 855------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----17 723------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----264 362------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----16 434------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----1 338------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----43 005------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----285------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----1 908------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----214 274------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----18 589------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----190------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----7 817------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----152------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----121------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----38 573------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----51 917------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----21 280------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----317 970------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )256 713----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )11 241----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)4.4----------
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)2.6----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.5----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)24.1----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)9.4----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)41.1----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.5----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)79.3----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)33 539----------


Children Enrolled in a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

No Data Available


Children Attending a Preschool Program - As at 1 July

No Data Available


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 (%)57.5----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)2.8----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.8----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)14.2----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)9.3----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)19.5----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)9.9----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)11.4----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)21.2----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)16.6----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)9.8----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)15.9----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9.6----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)5.4----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)8.7----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.4----------

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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 ($)1 451----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 177----------


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 (%)17.8----------


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.)7 481----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)5 882----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)168 259----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)1 400----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)1 785----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)5 533----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)3 555----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)193 895----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )13 442----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)8 302----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)26 674----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)3 161----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)245 474----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)37 814----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)6 244----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)129 071----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)173 129----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.7----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)52 401----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)10 754----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)47 546----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)12 489----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)6 233----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)2 264----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)131 687----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)3.1----------


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

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UNPAIDW_2Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons undertaking voluntary work for an organisation or group (%)14.8----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)21.5----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)7.4----------
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 care9.2----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)71.9----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2.9----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)3.8----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)78.6----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)64.4----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)29.3----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)5.7----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.6----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)63.6----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)34.8----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.6----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)88 398.9----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)18 801.5----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)1 669.4----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)10 864.5----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)392.7----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)11 257.2----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)6.5----------


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_2Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Generating meters (no.)15 93622 803--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)182 214178 819--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)198 150201 622--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)811.3--------


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)4 5294 178--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)4 6894 425--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------38 350----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------22 828----



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