West and North West ()

 

  Period West and North West Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 113,834 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 56,766 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 57,068 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 43.1 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 7,672 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 217 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 230,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 39,694 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 99,198 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2011 2,252,596.3 768,848,540.5
Small-scale solar panel system installations 2001-2014 (no.) 2014 4,518 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 (%)19.319.11918.718.5--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)12.212.212.112.212.2--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)10.610.610.510.410.3--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)12.812.512.211.911.6--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)14.614.514.314.214--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)13.413.413.613.813.9--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)9.610.110.410.811.1--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)5.45.55.75.86--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)22.12.12.22.2--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)3 7733 7243 6323 4723 337--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)3 6623 6823 7463 8073 835--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)3 9803 8793 7993 7043 700--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)4 0754 1194 0464 0243 944--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)3 1323 1123 1093 1593 201--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)3 0272 9862 9302 8652 806--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)2 9542 9572 9412 9192 921--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)3 3513 1953 0783 0112 988--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)3 7973 8143 7473 6453 505--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)4 0423 9043 7953 7203 692--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)4 2094 3114 2734 2384 188--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)3 9453 8973 9644 0884 118--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)3 8153 8183 8523 8403 873--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)3 1293 3263 4513 5713 681--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)2 4522 5272 5982 6792 767--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)1 6701 7281 8271 8871 991--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1 1141 1531 1601 2591 248--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)798841880898971--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)56 92556 97356 82856 78656 766--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)3 4493 4273 3983 3493 315--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)3 3793 3723 4343 5173 477--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)3 8303 7343 6303 4993 420--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)3 7263 7423 7243 7883 755--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)3 0072 9712 9262 9102 964--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)3 0823 0383 0262 9722 878--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)3 0403 0723 0863 1023 138--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)3 4383 2323 0993 0733 040--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)3 9864 0173 9993 8333 724--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)4 1714 0473 9443 9053 898--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)4 2344 2894 2884 3034 202--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)3 8223 9463 9754 0274 097--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)3 7373 6693 6683 7233 783--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)3 0303 2043 3673 4653 516--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)2 3732 4382 4812 5972 705--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)1 9261 9701 9792 0072 064--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)1 4151 4501 4791 4941 522--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)1 5141 5301 5321 5711 570--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)57 15957 14857 03557 13557 068--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)7 2227 1517 0306 8216 652--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)7 0417 0547 1807 3247 312--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)7 8107 6137 4297 2037 120--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)7 8017 8617 7707 8127 699--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)6 1396 0836 0356 0696 165--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)6 1096 0245 9565 8375 684--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)5 9946 0296 0276 0216 059--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)6 7896 4276 1776 0846 028--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)7 7837 8317 7467 4787 229--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)8 2137 9517 7397 6257 590--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)8 4438 6008 5618 5418 390--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)7 7677 8437 9398 1158 215--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)7 5527 4877 5207 5637 656--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)6 1596 5306 8187 0367 197--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)4 8254 9655 0795 2765 472--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)3 5963 6983 8063 8944 055--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)2 5292 6032 6392 7532 770--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)2 3122 3712 4122 4692 541--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)114 084114 121113 863113 921113 834--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)63.663.262.862.562.1--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Males (years)40.741.141.642.142.5--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Females (years)4242.442.843.243.6--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents, Persons (years)41.441.842.242.743.1--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)1 3621 3421 2691 2231 172--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.22.22.12.12--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)1 0169651 0659851 148--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 16.96.66.76.56.7--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)5.15.15.15.15.1--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)5.9----------


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) (%)1.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)5.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_4Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Eastern Europe (%)0.4----------
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 (%)0.5----------
BORN_OSEAS_7Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-East Asia (%)0.2----------
BORN_OSEAS_8Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Southern and Central Asia (%)0.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)0.4----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)13.9----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)3 8313 4983 1903 3473 272--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)3 8993 9893 8383 7883 653--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)-68- 491- 648- 441- 381--

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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.)4 7894 7244 5604 4784 463--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)2 2492 1642 0212 0592 041--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)9841 0151 000995967--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)192195212207201--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)8 2148 0987 7937 7397 672--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--539463466467--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--206185248213--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--37425038--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)----8103--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--782698774721--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--646735614536--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--193194158178--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--49545266--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--7038--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--895983827788--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture2 0201 9791 9311 8841 860--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)5049464546--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)344329325322320--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity1516151815--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)1 1981 1711 0871 0571 049--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)199193182180177--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)727705651659631--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)411399393393391--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport427407416418418--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)3234333330--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)412434416443462--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental730725690704695--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional493501492489481--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)203182168174176--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)2424222223--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)4349454745--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)312308308322325--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)7471635659--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)420427412399397--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)8095987472--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)8 2148 0987 7937 7397 672--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)475352299344431379
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)1447051888954
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)619422350432520433
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)660422384462521438
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)1321108999124118
BUILDING_6Building Approvals - Value of private sector dwellings excluding houses ($m)24119121310
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)161121108119142137
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)73188118666380
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)234309226185205217
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)15612298111137128


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----1 7231 817----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----235 000230 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----269297----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----225 000210 000----


Patent and Trademark Applicants - Year Ending 31 December

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PATENTS_2Patent and Trademark Applicants - Patent applicants (no.)261611136--
PATENTS_3Patent and Trademark Applicants - Trademark applicants (no.)6745685063--


Bankrupts - Year ended 30 June

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BANKRUPT_2Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a non-business related bankruptcy or not stated (no.)--11711497----
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--301720----
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--147131117----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture7.1----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)4----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)12.2----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1.1----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)7.7----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)11.5----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)7----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport5.4----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)1.4----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental1.1----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional3----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)3.1----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)6----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)8----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)10.8----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)0.7----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.9----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)45 818----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)62 15363 84963 48564 21464 50865 112
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)1 0251 0951 0561 1231 1451 115
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)21 56322 26922 43623 11223 65424 088
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)564581590624631681
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)2 1092 1022 1242 1192 1222 120
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)694707676730766792
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)757565666963
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)490509505501525555
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)3 9304 3054 4654 5454 5664 672
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)92 60395 49295 40297 03497 98699 198


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)73 39274 96774 13074 13073 51073 179
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)18 25819 57921 51623 20024 74426 326
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)9589451 022940876803
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----19242745


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----15 13115 88715 37816 249
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----24 77123 70923 50122 744
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----55 56457 53059 10460 191


Tourist Accommodation Establishments - As at 30 June

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TOURIST_2Tourist Accommodation Establishments - Establishments with 15 or more rooms (no.)--3938373938


Agricultural Commodities - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_3Agricultural Commodities - Area of holding - Total area (ha)297 071----------
AGRIC_4Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Cereal crops for grain or seed - Total area (ha)1 662----------
AGRIC_5Agricultural Commodities - Vegetables for human consumption - Total area (ha)6 489----------
AGRIC_6Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Orchard fruit and nut trees - Total area (ha)409----------
AGRIC_7Agricultural Commodities - Fruit and nuts - Other fruit - Total area of all fruit (excluding grapes) (ha)420----------
AGRIC_8Agricultural Commodities - Broadacre crops - Non cereal (excluding nurseries) (ha)0----------
AGRIC_10Agricultural Commodities - Dairy cattle - Total (no.)131 746----------
AGRIC_11Agricultural Commodities - Total meat cattle - Total (no.)209 126----------
AGRIC_12Agricultural Commodities - Sheep - Total (no.)76 666----------
AGRIC_13Agricultural Commodities - Pigs - Total (no.)1 751----------


Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Year ended 30 June

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AGRIC_15Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Agricultural production - Total gross value ($m)458.9----------
AGRIC_16Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Crops - Total gross value ($m)168.2----------
AGRIC_17Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock slaughtered and other disposals - Total gross value ($m)95.5----------
AGRIC_18Gross Value of Agricultural Production - Livestock - Livestock products - Total gross value ($m)195.3----------

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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 66117 018
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)--------2 3792 476
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)--------7 0476 878
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)--------5 0995 136
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)--------7776
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)--------1 7341 725
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)--------409521
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)--------754732
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--10 1579 8749 6779 4079 217
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--8 2498 2208 1377 9307 498
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--10 51010 25110 0469 7359 320


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----42 427------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----2 196------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----45 008------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----6 999------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----132------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----9 395------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----300------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----184------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----33 854------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----13 223------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----45------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----2 302------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----101------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----9------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----5 422------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----39 694------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----2 565------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----54 939------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )49 258----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )3 441----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)7----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)56.1----------


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)3.3----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)1.6----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)16.3----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)10.8----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)41.6----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0.3----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)73.9----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)7 396----------


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 (%)47.3----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)1----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)0.9----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)6.7----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)5.9----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)22.4----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)10.5----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)12.7----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)13.6----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)16.6----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)10.8----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)11.5----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)9.5----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)9.3----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)14.4----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.6----------

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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 ($)746----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 293----------


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 (%)2.1----------


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.)22----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)336----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)33 272----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)275----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)165----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)926----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)2 071----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)37 067----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )352----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)2 157----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)5 477----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)764----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)45 817----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)11 850----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)968----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)29 822----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)42 640----------
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.)9 566----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)2 117----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)13 131----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)3 590----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)1 406----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)302----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)30 112----------
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 (%)19.7----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19.3----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)7.4----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)1----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care11.5----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)58.3----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)3.6----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)4----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)65.9----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)82.1----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)16----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)1.4----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0.5----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)65.8----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)33.1----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)1.1----------


Socio Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

No Data Available

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)2 252 596.3----------


Water Use on Australian Farms - Year ended 30 June

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WATER_2Water Use on Australian Farms - Area of agricultural land (ha)297 071.5----------
WATER_3Water Use on Australian Farms - Area irrigated (ha)22 384.5----------
WATER_4Water Use on Australian Farms - Volume of water applied (ML)36 015.5----------
WATER_5Water Use on Australian Farms - Water for other agricultural uses (ML)10 532.2----------
WATER_6Water Use on Australian Farms - Total water use (ML)46 547.8----------
WATER_7Water Use on Australian Farms - Application rate - Total area watered and used (ML/ha)1.6----------


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.)6201 349--------
ENERGY_3Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Non-generating meters (no.)38 64338 517--------
ENERGY_4Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Total (no.)39 26339 866--------
ENERGY_5Energy Supply and Generation - Residential dwellings - Percentage of metered dwellings that generate electricity (%)1.63.4--------


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 6375 691--------
ENERGY_9Median Kilowatt Hours Supplied from Grid - Non-generating meters (no.)6 8046 451--------


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------4 518----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------956----



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