Western Australia - Wheat Belt ()

 

  Period Western Australia - Wheat Belt Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 137,988 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 69,879 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 68,109 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 42.8 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 16,642 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 353 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 327,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 41,822 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 153,128 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 19,730,271.7 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 9,384 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 (%)20.620.32019.819.6--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)10.610.610.710.410.2--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)10.610.811.21110.9--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)13.31312.812.412.2--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)15.114.814.614.514.3--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)1413.913.914.114.3--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)9.39.79.910.310.6--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.95.15.25.45.6--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.71.81.81.92.1--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)4 4914 5044 5744 5304 470--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)4 6314 6334 6904 7294 759--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)4 7864 8084 6944 5914 549--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)4 0244 0854 1444 1554 078--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)3 5703 6383 8043 5883 446--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)3 4333 6303 8973 7713 720--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)3 5643 6783 8883 8833 848--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)3 9733 9104 0163 9754 023--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)4 6974 7434 6414 5164 397--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)4 9734 8704 8174 8324 814--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)5 1885 2655 3225 2765 197--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)4 8944 9905 0485 1495 222--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 7534 7064 7344 7704 814--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 6163 8524 0414 1934 350--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 7992 9402 9773 1383 269--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 9432 0252 1172 2402 329--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1 2561 3031 3731 3971 457--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)8259129101 0421 137--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)67 41668 49269 68769 77569 879--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)4 4194 2824 2564 2984 232--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)4 5994 6454 6884 7004 672--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)4 6174 5554 4864 4354 413--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)3 5493 6473 6393 6643 665--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)2 9783 0103 0682 9812 924--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)3 5183 5753 6923 6443 554--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)3 6103 7353 8753 9043 981--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)4 2374 1244 0724 0273 949--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)4 7794 7894 7524 6244 464--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)4 8044 7464 6924 7514 753--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)5 1245 1525 1645 1195 025--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 6424 7494 8044 9295 026--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)4 3584 3744 4514 5534 646--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)3 3463 5793 6923 8333 998--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 6362 7932 8883 0043 077--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 9242 0002 0872 2512 373--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 4731 5081 5471 5891 626--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 3851 4701 5341 6221 731--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)65 99866 73367 38767 92868 109--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)8 9108 7868 8308 8288 702--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)9 2309 2789 3789 4299 431--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)9 4039 3639 1809 0268 962--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)7 5737 7327 7837 8197 743--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)6 5486 6486 8726 5696 370--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)6 9517 2057 5897 4157 274--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)7 1747 4137 7637 7877 829--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)8 2108 0348 0888 0027 972--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)9 4769 5329 3939 1408 861--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)9 7779 6169 5099 5839 567--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)10 31210 41710 48610 39510 222--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)9 5369 7399 85210 07810 248--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)9 1119 0809 1859 3239 460--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)6 9627 4317 7338 0268 348--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)5 4355 7335 8656 1426 346--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 8674 0254 2044 4914 702--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 7292 8112 9202 9863 083--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)2 2102 3822 4442 6642 868--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)133 414135 225137 074137 703137 988--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)63.563.263.162.562--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents41.341.541.34242.5--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents41.541.942.142.643.1--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents41.441.741.742.342.8--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)1 7331 7111 7251 7161 635--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.52.42.42.42.3--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)8459599239871 052--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 15.75.65.55.65.5--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)0.70.70.70.70.7--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)4.3----------


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) (%)2.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)9.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)0.8----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)0.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)1.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)0.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)1.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)22.5----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)7 4437 6007 9518 3427 865--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)8 6478 0378 0578 4107 861--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)-1 204- 437- 106-684--

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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.)10 80210 53110 21910 25010 054--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)4 7734 6594 5054 6504 804--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 5921 5291 4841 5741 502--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)268268268278282--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)17 43516 98716 47616 75216 642--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--9928181 000953--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--392286512393--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--535313943--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--58113--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 4421 1651 6621 392--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--1 4101 2791 1021 145--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--335276218264--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--100906685--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--136107--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--1 8581 6511 3961 501--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (no.)7 4747 2117 0187 2197 150--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)7367616563--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)569551525546533--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)4843404141--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)2 1092 0361 9231 9201 918--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)373366335328323--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)1 007992917922909--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)551524522529527--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)897869841840834--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)4346414240--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)593590601634651--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)1 2871 2821 2691 2971 301--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)740745734718711--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)330323306314300--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)1819191817--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)10199979489--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)340331342354371--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)9189828078--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)650642627632637--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)141162176159149--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)17 43516 98716 47616 75216 642--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)765577670781796719
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)136386333765
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)901615733814872724
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)995648760864911772
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)230177185230245225
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)42710814--
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)290193212264285253
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)273194951179999
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)563387307382384353
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)273183195238259225


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----1 4911 742----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----311 000327 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----96133----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----272 500286 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)3330342523--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)115153129109103--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--787447----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--342822----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--11210269----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture, forestry and fishing (%)20.3----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)4----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)6.2----------
EMP_IND_5Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (%)1.2----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7.8----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.2----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)9.4----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)5.1----------
EMP_IND_10Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (%)4.6----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)0.5----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_13Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)1----------
EMP_IND_14Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (%)2.9----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)2.1----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6.6----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)8.3----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)9----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.6----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)59 275----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)76 52478 04378 43081 00982 36982 766
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)8959279629141 0031 045
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)37 82038 47538 80640 54841 81142 310
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 2831 3191 3431 4241 5131 506
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)10 53210 51510 28210 21110 35310 311
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)2 5212 6442 6242 8113 0513 229
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)888871916898887923
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 0701 0971 0791 1271 1491 202
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)7 7328 2088 5349 0649 5579 836
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)139 265142 099142 976148 006151 693153 128


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)87 06688 04588 28889 77389 92388 886
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)48 34650 30957 25961 09264 75567 720
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)3 8483 7493 6903 5853 3543 171
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----25282830


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----22 73624 69425 23025 633
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----38 28837 30536 71034 899
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----81 95286 12789 65692 500


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--4748484747


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)13 478 518----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)4 456 273----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)1 813----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)3 334----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)3 414----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)1 055 221----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)7 683----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)400 422----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)11 138 812----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)206 932----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)2 700.3----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)1 564.5----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)655.6----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)480.2----------

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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.)--------16 00216 671
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------1 3371 376
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------5 2984 985
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------4 7805 018
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7171
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------1 7861 770
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------151322
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------508589
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--10 63710 3829 9869 5499 184
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--8 8898 9228 7408 4727 614
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--11 22111 03310 60810 1419 297


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----42 772------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----2 788------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----53 438------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----12 313------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----550------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----20 682------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----615------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----511------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----51 197------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----15 653------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----41------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----1 749------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----97------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----20------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----9 585------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----41 822------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----3 911------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----73 795------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )62 123----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )2 846----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)4.6----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)60.5----------


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)3.5----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.4----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)12.6----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)14.1----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)39.7----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.6----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)71.8----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)7 395----------


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 (%)47.8----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)1----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)1.2----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)7.7----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)6.7----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)20----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)11.4----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)23.6----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)12.1----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)14.9----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)8.9----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)10.8----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)7----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)8.7----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)12.6----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.5----------

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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 ($)737----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 557----------


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 (%)4.6----------


Method of Travel to Work - 2011 Census

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WORK_TRAV_3Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Train or tram (no.)39----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)829----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)36 549----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)283----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)385----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)2 265----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)4 036----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)44 386----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )712----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)6 478----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)6 761----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)938----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)59 275----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)12 649----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)1 077----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)34 244----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)47 970----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.4----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)11 609----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)2 092----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)16 140----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)3 195----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)1 271----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)357----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)34 664----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.9----------


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 (%)28.2----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)20.2----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)6.9----------
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 (%)10.8----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)60.8----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)3.9----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)4.1----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)68.8----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)77.5----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)17.5----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)2.7----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)2.3----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)60.6----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)36----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)3.4----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)19 730 271.7----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)13 478 518.3----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)11 104.5----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)40 654----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)47 689.2----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)88 343.1----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)3.7----------


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.)3 3524 841--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)52 77851 579--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)56 13056 420--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)68.6--------


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 3213 964--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)3 9003 843--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------9 384----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------10 617----



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