Perth (C) ()

 

  Period Perth (C) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 21,092 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 11,932 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 9,160 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 32.6 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 11,756 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 821 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 1,215,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 54,764 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 30,847 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 1,202.1 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)5.35.25.25.35.5--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)17.415.715.514.714.2--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)33.836.637.737.937.6--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)12.913.313.213.413.8--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)11.110.410.11010--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)10.710.39.99.910--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)5.75.65.65.96.1--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)2.42.22.12.22.3--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)0.80.70.70.70.6--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)296341364382415--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)10198102108117--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)114113113116117--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)371340364362351--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)1 2521 2071 2301 1861 187--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)2 0282 2752 3862 3432 307--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)1 3681 6791 8831 9812 079--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)8109029531 0251 084--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)657719731726745--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)554580597618640--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)585593593577595--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)581626618625635--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)498511529545576--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)404410424429429--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)223250265286316--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)145147142160158--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)96928595112--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)7065747169--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)10 15310 94811 45311 63511 932--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)258276290303325--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)106106109107111--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)9078777571--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)343308337328325--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)1 2121 1891 1991 1561 129--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)1 7411 9222 0312 0452 006--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)1 0541 2101 3421 4521 540--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)524572607644695--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)375375375377379--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)439410401399399--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)448440452468472--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)459444452470488--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)423406410412416--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)229241272299328--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)188179181199204--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)121119119126132--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)7565716776--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)7778756764--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)8 1628 4188 8008 9949 160--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)554617654685740--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)207204211215228--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)204191190191188--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)714648701690676--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)2 4642 3962 4292 3422 316--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)3 7694 1974 4174 3884 313--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)2 4222 8893 2253 4333 619--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)1 3341 4741 5601 6691 779--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)1 0321 0941 1061 1031 124--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)9939909981 0171 039--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)1 0331 0331 0451 0451 067--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)1 0401 0701 0701 0951 123--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)921917939957992--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)633651696728757--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)411429446485520--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)266266261286290--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)171157156162188--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)147143149138133--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)18 31519 36620 25320 62921 092--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)85.886.386.48685.6--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)32.932.932.732.933.2--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)31.231.131.131.431.7--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)32.13231.932.332.6--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)126200163221230--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)0.80.80.80.90.9--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)4752635665--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 14.23.93.93.94.2--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)1 523.61 6111 684.81 716.11 754.6--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)0.6----------


Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - 2011 Census

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BORN_OSEAS_2Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Oceania and Antarctica (excluding Australia) (%)3.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)13.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)3.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_5Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North Africa and the Middle East (%)1.9----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)10.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)7.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)4.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)3.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)3----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)68.1----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)3 9383 8133 4673 6243 982--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)3 5153 8373 9553 5893 612--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)423-24- 48835370--

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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.)8 6947 3407 1207 1837 186--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)2 9352 8582 7282 6402 644--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)1 3871 4641 4001 3931 300--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)564583619631626--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)13 58012 24511 86711 84711 756--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--1 0138701 009907--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--419367372400--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--79767673--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--23312714--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--1 5341 3441 4841 394--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--2 4861 2921 1611 130--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--365330303287--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--81986879--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--32323234--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--2 9641 7521 5641 530--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture213209218232213--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)917936915872845--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)268271268255228--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity3942475050--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)9179789729961 008--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)257280263251249--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)475494474451405--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)533559587590611--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport155179181174158--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)8997101107108--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)4 2002 6232 3362 3802 427--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental1 7631 7711 7761 7701 787--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional1 9952 0712 0092 0522 059--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)486498480454438--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)3126232622--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)124124111123126--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)422432422424440--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)5550555450--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)216231222209215--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)425374407377317--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)13 58012 24511 86711 84711 756--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)--11--12
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)133502437371568153
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)133503438371569155
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)133551524371569155
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)122--18
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)5312310912923481
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)5311913613019689
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)3065737571 057503731
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)3596918931 187699821
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)5412511012923589


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----2422----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----1 317 5001 215 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----779773----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----565 000579 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

No Data Available


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--58------
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--43------
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--91110----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture0.3----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)9.9----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)4.4----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1.2----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7.5----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)2.5----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)5.5----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)9.7----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport2.6----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)1.4----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)4.1----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental2----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional19.4----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)4.4----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)5.6----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)4.9----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)8.6----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)2.4----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)9 514----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)18 88518 89419 35820 04319 85220 336
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)8394107898575
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)4 3815 0765 3175 8225 5855 499
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)221284350417393399
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)743808878923980987
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)134144116118182185
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)129144157157159163
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)1 9702 0442 1592 2792 3642 392
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)661727778875904811
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)27 20728 21529 22030 72330 50430 847


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)18 32518 05818 17818 58918 33118 538
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)7 8099 19610 12311 22511 33711 503
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)1 073961898881825785
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----2713914


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----14 82415 65814 17113 479
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----7 5978 0528 7699 430
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----6 8067 0237 5607 937


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

No Data Available


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

No Data Available

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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.)659620668696744829
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)423633312523
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)1098879
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)252320272928
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)450537532510495517
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)388401497529585744
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)606059646562
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)273435395353
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)122100169173200262
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)323046364557
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--227231257296404
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--228218249301350
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--267256283330412


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----54 954------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----1 137------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----14 011------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----12 019------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----56------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----1 346------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----331------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----147------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----9 443------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----20 686------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----12------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----287------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----187------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----7------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----1 606------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----54 764------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----1 359------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----15 768------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )10 040----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )528----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)5.3----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)63.3----------


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)0.6----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)14.5----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)5.1----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)52.8----------
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)73.5----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)642----------


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 (%)75.3----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)9----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)2.3----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)26.5----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)8.5----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)9.4----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)19.6----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)15.5----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)38.4----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)9.7----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)8.6----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)13.2----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)5----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)2.2----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)5.9----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.5----------

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

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DISAB_2Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (no.)--2 126--------
DISAB_3Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (%)--11.9--------

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)1 953----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)2 805----------


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 (%)30.9----------


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.)345----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)1 584----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)3 488----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)62----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)145----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)221----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)2 204----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)8 049----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )375----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)289----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)735----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)67----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)9 515----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)3 038----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)747----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)3 375----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)7 160----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)1.8----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)499----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)114----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)2 412----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)129----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)83----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)149----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)3 386----------
FAMILY_9Families by Type - Average family size (no. of persons)2.3----------


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 (%)13.5----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)6.3----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)3.7----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)0.1----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care4.9----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)62----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)2----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)9----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)73----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)45.4----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)47.1----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)6.9----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.6----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)34.4----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)64.3----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.3----------


Socio_Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

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SEIF_2SEIFA Decile Ranking - Advantage and disadvantage10----------
SEIF_3SEIFA Decile Ranking – Disadvantage10----------
SEIF_4SEIFA Decile Ranking - Economic Resources2----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation10----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)------1 202.1----


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)------1----
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)------1----
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)------2----
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)------2----
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)------0.2----
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)------0.2----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------224----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------97----



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