Perth - South West ()

 

  Period Perth - South West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 415,089 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 206,443 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 208,646 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 35.9 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 29,415 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 2,054 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 490,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 53,697 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 313,055 17,633,493
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 62,011.1 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 32,465 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 (%)19.619.519.519.519.5
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)14.414.314.21413.8
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)13.814.114.615.215.5
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)14.814.714.614.414.3
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)1413.813.613.513.4
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.91110.810.710.7
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)6.86.877.17.2
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.24.34.24.14
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.51.61.61.61.7
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)12 41512 99813 58514 15314 484
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)11 65811 99312 63713 40813 953
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)12 02812 16412 33112 46912 718
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)12 74912 88313 29213 66913 760
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)14 01214 33214 94015 34715 523
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)13 23313 91015 15516 17816 732
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)12 29012 89514 09915 44716 324
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)13 15713 37213 63114 04014 526
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)13 14613 79614 46314 90314 968
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)13 02613 15913 41813 51113 721
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)12 00212 37012 76213 20713 474
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)10 18510 62410 95311 28911 601
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)9 1809 5059 5349 7159 941
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)6 8207 2207 8028 2628 535
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)5 1505 2585 4935 7646 091
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)3 9694 1204 2164 3004 524
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)2 7932 9373 0243 0243 048
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)1 9342 0792 2102 3792 520
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)179 747185 615193 545201 065206 443
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)11 98712 35513 01113 63014 136
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)11 25011 58812 22512 92413 340
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)11 54211 77811 91912 12512 345
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)12 33612 58012 79512 98113 184
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)13 17813 63814 12114 50214 662
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)12 59713 26414 27815 21415 917
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)12 00512 57213 33314 43015 332
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)13 61413 67713 87414 06514 418
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)13 59114 22014 88615 30915 441
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)13 40513 61713 80714 15214 513
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)12 33712 57113 04413 45913 726
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)10 76111 18511 52711 79412 195
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)9 1819 7089 95710 27210 513
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)6 9267 2347 7898 3738 784
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)5 5935 6955 9606 1356 426
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)4 7034 8544 8725 0135 151
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)3 9134 0224 0714 0214 014
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)3 5583 7544 0084 2774 549
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)182 477188 312195 477202 676208 646
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)24 40225 35326 59627 78328 620
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)22 90823 58124 86226 33227 293
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)23 57023 94224 25024 59425 063
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)25 08525 46326 08726 65026 944
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)27 19027 97029 06129 84930 185
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)25 83027 17429 43331 39232 649
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)24 29525 46727 43229 87731 656
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)26 77127 04927 50528 10528 944
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)26 73728 01629 34930 21230 409
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)26 43126 77627 22527 66328 234
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)24 33924 94125 80626 66627 200
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)20 94621 80922 48023 08323 796
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)18 36119 21319 49119 98720 454
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)13 74614 45415 59116 63517 319
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)10 74310 95311 45311 89912 517
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)8 6728 9749 0889 3139 675
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)6 7066 9597 0957 0457 062
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)5 4925 8336 2186 6567 069
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)362 224373 927389 022403 741415 089
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)67.967.967.867.767.6
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)35.635.635.33534.9
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)37.537.437.23736.9
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)36.636.536.33635.9


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--5 0915 3415 5655 601
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------1.91.9
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--1 9962 0912 1652 136
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------5.15


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)584.1603627.3651.1669.4


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--1.6------


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) (%)--3.5------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)--14.1------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)--3.3------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)--0.6------
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 (%)--1.4------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)--1.3------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)--1.2------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)--2.5------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)--37.4------


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 (%)--13.6------


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 (%)--57.3------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)--3------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)--1.8------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)--13.7------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)--8.6------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)--19.5------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)--10.8------


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------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)--16.9------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)--10------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)--14.8------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)--8.9------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)--6.6------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)--8.8------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described, Not stated (%)--1.5------


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.)--4 774------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)--5 105------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)--115 863------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)--979------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)--1 695------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)--3 771------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)--3 479------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)--135 666------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )--9 060------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)--5 717------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)--19 901------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)--2 329------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)--172 673------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)--28 889------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)--4 689------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)--93 793------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)--127 371------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)--2.6------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--36 910------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)--7 591------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)--35 255------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)--9 582------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)--4 615------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)--1 609------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)--95 562------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)--3------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)22 42823 15824 73624 52624 801
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)20 90720 64620 78921 34121 990
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)1 5212 5123 9473 1852 811


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 (%)--15.6------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)--21.2------
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 (%)--1.2------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care, help or assistance to family, others (%)--9.8------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)--70.4------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)--2.8------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)--4------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)--77.2------


Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

No Data Available

Data Item 20102011201220132014


Number of Businesses - As at 30 June

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CABEE_2Number of Businesses - Number of non-employing businesses (no.)--18 71118 71918 12018 365
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--7 2297 2957 0967 261
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--2 6332 7712 7532 885
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--781838877904
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--29 35429 62328 84629 415


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----3 1272 5873 124
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----1 1399621 103
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----128121158
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----161616
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----4 4103 6864 401


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----3 3783 4572 953
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----650774666
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----154183127
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----474032
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----4 2294 4543 778


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)----185176162
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)----8610375
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)----271279237


Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )--181 603------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )--8 927------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)--4.9------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)--64.4------


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)--2.9------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--1.6------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)--21.6------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)--10.3------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)--39.5------
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)--76.4------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)--24 405------


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 ($)------55 970--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)------13 639--
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)------193 898--
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)------13 926--
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)------874--
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)------27 804--
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)------298--
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)------1 616--
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)------153 204--
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)------20 467--
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)------162--
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)------6 384--
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------134--
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------82--
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------28 381--
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)------53 697--
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)------16 373--
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)------230 974--


Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)--1 366------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)--2 153------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)3 1532 7402 7413 3744 442
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)3824945986631 059
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)3 5353 2343 3394 0375 501
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)3 9723 6533 4484 1775 657
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)9398668189211 171
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)171119135145258
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)1 3721 2561 3091 6251 919
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)1 1981 0949741 1101 479
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)1 993385430640576
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)3 1911 4791 4041 7502 054


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------6 134--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------490 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------1 620--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------430 000--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)189197172189132
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)445482481537516

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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.)213 216215 358221 280227 769239 127
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1 0211 0681 0741 1071 121
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)37 32037 78239 15740 75344 239
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 3541 3701 4721 6431 870
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)4 3174 3964 5474 7845 088
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)1 1461 1431 1841 3031 346
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)689721712731741
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 1101 0371 0361 1061 231
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)13 67714 54015 81516 73118 292
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)273 850277 415286 277295 927313 055


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)227 771229 436234 762240 019249 981
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)35 14237 43241 34946 44754 143
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)10 94110 55410 1689 4718 926


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)--32 420------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)--30------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)--699------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)--40------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)--53------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)--2------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)--4 547------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)--833------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)--19 765------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)--326------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)--73.2------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)--59------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)--6.9------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)--7.3------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)--0.6------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)--4.7------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)--9.8------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)--1.1------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)--10------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)--3.7------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)--10.3------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)--5.5------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)--4.5------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)--1------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)--2.5------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1.8------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)--7.4------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)--3------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)--7------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)--8.7------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)--11.2------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)--1.4------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)--3.6------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)--172 675------


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 062964852825
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--219248229244
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--1 6221 5951 4861 477
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--84858585
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--5 7625 6535 3015 497
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--1 0901 1021 0511 053
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--2 0011 9771 8291 838
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--9429519531 020
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--1 7701 7411 7391 740
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--218224212218
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--2 2082 3372 4322 459
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--3 1763 2653 2853 425
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--3 8693 9343 8623 960
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--1 0901 1081 0381 020
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--931049398
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--369396388394
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--1 5201 5961 6701 795
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--408413408420
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--1 3121 3211 2511 258
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--539609682589
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--29 35429 62328 84629 415

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)--62 011.1------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)--32 419.6------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)--899.2------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)--3 834.8------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)--85.5------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)--3 920.3------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)--4.3------


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.)5 96013 83519 327----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)139 008133 960131 678----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)144 968147 795151 005----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)4.19.412.8----


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 4304 1903 939----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)5 1004 4834 286----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)--------32 465
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)--------19 765



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