Western Australia - Wheat Belt ()

 

  Period Western Australia - Wheat Belt Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2014 138,052 23,490,736
Male (no.) 2014 70,029 11,692,500
Female (no.) 2014 68,023 11,798,236
Median Age - Persons (years) 2014 42.2 37.3
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2014 16,752 2,100,162
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2014 382 94,424
Houses - median sale price ($) 2013 311,000 430,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 41,822 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2014 149,804 17,633,493
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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Data Item 20102011201220132014


Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)20.620.620.32019.8
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)10.910.610.610.710.5
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)10.610.610.811.211.2
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)13.513.31312.712.5
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)15.215.114.814.614.5
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)13.71413.913.914
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)99.39.79.910.3
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)4.84.95.15.25.4
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.61.71.81.81.9
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)4 5004 4914 5044 5774 526
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)4 6094 6314 6334 6974 727
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)4 7784 7864 8084 6954 592
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)4 0864 0244 0854 1524 162
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)3 4453 5703 6383 8123 623
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)3 4843 4333 6303 9083 869
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)3 5743 5643 6783 8893 939
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)4 1493 9733 9104 0163 986
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)4 7874 6974 7434 6424 552
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)5 0584 9734 8704 8174 832
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)5 1575 1885 2655 3235 290
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)4 8514 8944 9905 0525 148
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)4 5304 7534 7064 7384 770
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 4743 6163 8524 0504 195
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 7172 7992 9402 9913 142
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 8651 9432 0252 1252 235
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1 2181 2561 3031 3811 387
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)7778259129281 054
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)67 05967 41668 49269 79370 029
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)4 4434 4194 2824 2574 293
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)4 3814 5994 6454 6984 700
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)4 5824 6174 5554 4904 435
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)3 7423 5493 6473 6433 675
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)3 1182 9783 0103 0693 001
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)3 2803 5183 5753 6953 679
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)3 6593 6103 7353 8753 937
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)4 2844 2374 1244 0734 027
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)4 6984 7794 7894 7544 626
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)4 9014 8044 7464 6944 753
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)4 9555 1245 1525 1695 121
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)4 5704 6424 7494 8074 924
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)4 1844 3584 3744 4644 551
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)3 1903 3463 5793 7103 836
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 5532 6362 7932 8973 006
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 8891 9242 0002 0902 245
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 4281 4731 5081 5501 589
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 3351 3851 4701 5431 625
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)65 19265 99866 73367 47868 023
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)8 9438 9108 7868 8348 819
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)8 9909 2309 2789 3959 427
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)9 3609 4039 3639 1859 027
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)7 8287 5737 7327 7957 837
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)6 5636 5486 6486 8816 624
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)6 7646 9517 2057 6037 548
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)7 2337 1747 4137 7647 876
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)8 4338 2108 0348 0898 013
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)9 4859 4769 5329 3969 178
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)9 9599 7779 6169 5119 585
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)10 11210 31210 41710 49210 411
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)9 4219 5369 7399 85910 072
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)8 7149 1119 0809 2029 321
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)6 6646 9627 4317 7608 031
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)5 2705 4355 7335 8886 148
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 7543 8674 0254 2154 480
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 6462 7292 8112 9312 976
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)2 1122 2102 3822 4712 679
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)132 251133 414135 225137 271138 052
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years), ERP at 30 June (% of total)63.963.563.263.162.6
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males, ERP at 30 June (years)4141.341.541.341.9
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females, ERP at 30 June (years)41.141.541.942.242.6
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons, ERP at 30 June (years)41.141.441.741.742.2


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)--1 7331 7111 7251 716
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)------2.42.4
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)--845959923987
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 1,000 population) (rate)------5.55.6


Population Density

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
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

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)--4.3------


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


Speaks a Language Other Than English at Home - 2011 Census

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


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 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.)--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------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)8 0297 4437 6007 9518 342
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)8 6388 6478 0378 0578 410
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)- 609-1 204- 437- 106-68


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 (%)--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------


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.)--10 80210 53110 21910 250
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)--4 7734 6594 5054 650
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)--1 5921 5291 4841 574
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)--268268268278
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)--17 43516 98716 47616 752


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)----9928181 000
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)----392286512
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)----5353139
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----5811
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)----1 4421 1651 662


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)----1 4101 2791 102
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)----335276218
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)----1009066
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)----13610
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)----1 8581 6511 396


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


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------


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 ($)------42 772--
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($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--


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------


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)997765577670781
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)133136386333
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)1 130901615733814
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)1 332995648760864
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)279230177185230
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)28427108
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Value of total private sector dwelling units ($m)400467236255316
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)356290193212264
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)22727319495117
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)583563387307382


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)------1 491--
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)------311 000--
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)------96--
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)------272 500--


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

MEASUREDescription20102011201220132014
PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)2833303425
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)104115153129109

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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.)76 14876 52478 04379 15581 773
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)813895927967961
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)37 18837 82038 47539 32441 125
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)1 2701 2831 3191 3911 451
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)10 57110 53210 51510 44810 447
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)2 5322 5212 6442 6782 849
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)884888871894904
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 1391 0701 0971 0991 116
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)7 2847 7328 2088 5879 178
MVC_23Registered Motor Vehicles - Total registered motor vehicles (no.)137 829139 265142 099144 543149 804


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)87 17387 06688 04588 23889 803
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)46 73748 34650 30952 70956 492
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)3 9133 8483 7493 5983 514


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)--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------


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed 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_5Employed 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_10Employed 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_13Employed by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (%)--1------
EMP_IND_14Employed 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------


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 219
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)--73676165
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)--569551525546
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity, gas, water and waste services (no.)--48434041
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)--2 1092 0361 9231 920
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)--373366335328
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)--1 007992917922
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)--551524522529
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport, postal and warehousing (no.)--897869841840
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)--43464142
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)--593590601634
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental, hiring and real estate services (no.)--1 2871 2821 2691 297
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional, scientific and technical services (no.)--740745734718
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)--330323306314
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)--18191918
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)--101999794
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)--340331342354
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)--91898280
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)--650642627632
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)--141162176159
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)--17 43516 98716 47616 752

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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.)1 1993 3524 841----
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)55 43852 77851 579----
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)56 63756 13056 420----
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)2.168.6----


Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Year ended 31 December

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ENERGY_7Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Net meters (no.)5 0294 3213 964----
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)4 4793 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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