Perth - North West ()

 

  Period Perth - North West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 562,407 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 280,032 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 282,375 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 35.3 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 43,072 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 2,189 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 535,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 51,917 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 421,842 17,633,493
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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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)19.719.619.619.619.5
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.514.314.21413.8
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)14.614.915.51616.3
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)15.11514.914.714.6
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)13.813.713.413.213.2
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.810.910.710.510.5
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)6.46.56.76.87
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)3.73.73.73.73.7
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.41.41.51.51.5
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)17 58217 69218 66619 54819 850
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)15 96116 65817 56018 42919 007
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)16 68416 80516 96017 25017 437
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)17 82517 92818 55118 89619 114
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)19 14619 64020 17820 66220 734
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)19 43420 76522 47823 62024 161
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)17 31718 05519 62921 34722 594
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)19 02818 91919 26719 68019 975
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)18 33119 25920 24620 94121 104
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)17 78717 98918 33918 48218 647
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)15 91916 35516 79917 34117 763
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)14 14514 38014 77415 04715 303
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)12 33112 86812 84612 97013 249
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)8 7529 1879 94310 62411 019
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)6 5856 9047 2187 4697 822
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)4 7634 8605 0135 2805 600
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)3 3743 5083 6103 6433 653
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)2 3582 5302 6662 8513 000
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)247 322254 302264 743274 080280 032
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)16 67117 17118 02718 70219 062
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)15 30415 82516 49817 20917 702
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)15 95416 18116 47516 66816 709
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)17 04317 21917 42717 62917 916
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)18 31018 75519 28619 68219 695
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)18 22419 64521 15322 40623 145
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)17 59018 17319 31220 53121 657
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)19 08919 08819 28319 65120 004
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)18 71119 53120 36520 86920 987
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)18 42518 58218 89519 07319 391
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)16 87317 19517 48417 95818 311
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)14 75215 15815 75916 08016 448
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)12 72913 37313 47813 86014 068
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)9 2649 64710 46311 16511 795
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)7 2237 4937 8378 1178 537
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)5 8896 1026 1266 2246 417
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)4 6424 7674 8785 0045 119
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)4 6084 9005 0795 2595 412
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)251 301258 805267 825276 087282 375
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)34 25334 86336 69338 25038 912
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)31 26532 48334 05835 63836 709
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)32 63832 98633 43533 91834 146
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)34 86835 14735 97836 52537 030
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)37 45638 39539 46440 34440 429
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)37 65840 41043 63146 02647 306
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)34 90736 22838 94141 87844 251
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)38 11738 00738 55039 33139 979
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)37 04238 79040 61141 81042 091
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)36 21236 57137 23437 55538 038
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)32 79233 55034 28335 29936 074
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)28 89729 53830 53331 12731 751
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)25 06026 24126 32426 83027 317
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)18 01618 83420 40621 78922 814
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)13 80814 39715 05515 58616 359
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)10 65210 96211 13911 50412 017
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)8 0168 2758 4888 6478 772
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)6 9667 4307 7458 1108 412
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)498 623513 107532 568550 167562 407
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)68.868.868.668.568.3
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)34.934.934.634.334.3
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)36.836.736.536.336.3
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)35.935.835.535.335.3


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--7 1437 4407 7357 702
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------1.91.9
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--2 4752 5432 6252 636
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------54.9


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)564.1580.4602.5622.4636.2


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--1.1------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)--3.2------
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------


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
LANG_2Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - Percentage of total population (%)--17.8------


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 described, Not stated (%)--1.4------


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------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)25 21725 76327 37827 15325 362
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)25 64725 32625 35725 90527 162
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)- 4304372 0211 248-1 800


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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 care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--9.2------


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------


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.)--28 51728 39427 46027 756
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--10 26010 29010 01910 628
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--3 2883 4413 5393 661
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--8429309741 027
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--42 90743 05541 99243 072


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----4 5454 0074 690
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----1 6441 3871 738
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----160158208
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----211618
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----6 3705 5686 654


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----4 9785 2984 484
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----9751 044870
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----196206203
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----442634
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----6 1936 5745 591


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


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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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------


Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - As at 30 June

No Data Available


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--


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------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)4 2723 6282 9973 8894 968
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)9916984689141 236
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)5 2634 3263 4654 8036 204
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)5 7544 4863 5325 0236 274
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)1 1311 0818711 0671 376
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)206143112195256
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)1 7471 4331 1661 9401 983
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)1 4321 2511 0011 3221 667
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)809307209798522
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)2 2401 5581 2102 1202 189


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------8 398--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------535 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------2 145--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------400 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)234213217181184
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)862811706714759

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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)296 211304 745311 494320 620333 397
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)9339609659701 009
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)46 92649 27651 11653 35055 455
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 8902 0292 2202 3792 501
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)4 3694 5344 6654 9095 003
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)666684697719828
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)285296332360351
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 2061 1911 2421 2781 273
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)16 62017 50718 86920 16822 025
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)369 106381 222391 600404 753421 842


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)315 523322 723328 494335 638346 489
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)40 71945 94151 05657 72764 747
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)12 86412 54512 05211 38310 618


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


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------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--0.5------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--4.3------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--7.4------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1.1------
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 - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--3.4------
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 - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.8------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--8.3------
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------


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)--1 1851 051922893
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--262286277293
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--1 7671 7231 6631 649
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--102113103114
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--11 30011 18410 79211 219
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--1 4841 4911 4051 426
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--2 6212 5892 4662 501
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--1 1421 1671 1441 264
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--2 9472 8862 7842 813
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--305311289314
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--3 2073 3883 4623 555
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--4 1004 0644 0934 191
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--5 4215 5135 3755 500
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--1 6791 6961 6171 665
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--158171170163
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--496512507519
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--1 5901 6761 7401 897
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--442446422445
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--1 9571 9371 8471 875
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--742851914776
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--42 90743 05541 99243 072

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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.)6 38215 93622 803----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)188 269182 214178 819----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)194 651198 150201 622----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)3.3811.3----


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 7794 5294 178----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 2364 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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