Dorset (M) ()

 

  Period Dorset (M) Australia
 
Persons (no.) 2015 7,105 23,777,777
Male (no.) 2015 3,548 11,826,927
Female (no.) 2015 3,557 11,950,850
Median Age - Persons (years) 2015 47.8 37.4
 
 
Total number of businesses (no.) 2015 892 2,121,235
Building Approvals - Value of Total Building ($m) 2016 10 110,387
Houses - median sale price ($) 2014 200,000 460,000
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2013 33,433 44,940
 
 
Total registered motor vehicles (no.) 2016 7,010 18,387,138
Main employing industry:
 
 
Land area (ha) 2014 322,759.7 768,848,540.5
 


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Estimated Resident Population - Population - As at 30 June

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ERP_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-14 years (%)19.418.818.417.917.3--
ERP_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-24 years (%)1110.510.19.79.4--
ERP_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-34 years (%)9.39.49.59.59.4--
ERP_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-44 years (%)11.71110.810.610.4--
ERP_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-54 years (%)14.91514.714.514.3--
ERP_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-64 years (%)14.615.115.515.616.1--
ERP_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-74 years (%)10.41111.812.512.9--
ERP_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-84 years (%)6.8777.27.1--
ERP_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 years and over (%)1.82.12.22.53--
ERP_M_2Estimated Resident Population - Males - 0-4 years (no.)227213210202200--
ERP_M_3Estimated Resident Population - Males - 5-9 years (no.)208205197197186--
ERP_M_4Estimated Resident Population - Males - 10-14 years (no.)283267261239217--
ERP_M_5Estimated Resident Population - Males - 15-19 years (no.)245247239239247--
ERP_M_6Estimated Resident Population - Males - 20-24 years (no.)178162151136123--
ERP_M_7Estimated Resident Population - Males - 25-29 years (no.)164176174169164--
ERP_M_8Estimated Resident Population - Males - 30-34 years (no.)183175170162161--
ERP_M_9Estimated Resident Population - Males - 35-39 years (no.)183168173176165--
ERP_M_10Estimated Resident Population - Males - 40-44 years (no.)214205204208208--
ERP_M_11Estimated Resident Population - Males - 45-49 years (no.)230238235225227--
ERP_M_12Estimated Resident Population - Males - 50-54 years (no.)286276273265257--
ERP_M_13Estimated Resident Population - Males - 55-59 years (no.)283297289273289--
ERP_M_14Estimated Resident Population - Males - 60-64 years (no.)277303304323317--
ERP_M_15Estimated Resident Population - Males - 65-69 years (no.)212234250265280--
ERP_M_16Estimated Resident Population - Males - 70-74 years (no.)167161170174187--
ERP_M_17Estimated Resident Population - Males - 75-79 years (no.)136145143144141--
ERP_M_18Estimated Resident Population - Males - 80-84 years (no.)1059811010796--
ERP_M_19Estimated Resident Population - Males - 85 and over (no.)4751526683--
ERP_M_20Estimated Resident Population - Males - Total (no.)3 6283 6213 6053 5703 548--
ERP_F_2Estimated Resident Population - Females - 0-4 years (no.)220210205200185--
ERP_F_3Estimated Resident Population - Females - 5-9 years (no.)224212221215225--
ERP_F_4Estimated Resident Population - Females - 10-14 years (no.)227240220224218--
ERP_F_5Estimated Resident Population - Females - 15-19 years (no.)210193189184175--
ERP_F_6Estimated Resident Population - Females - 20-24 years (no.)155151144131121--
ERP_F_7Estimated Resident Population - Females - 25-29 years (no.)180172171162152--
ERP_F_8Estimated Resident Population - Females - 30-34 years (no.)139151168185192--
ERP_F_9Estimated Resident Population - Females - 35-39 years (no.)214204186175170--
ERP_F_10Estimated Resident Population - Females - 40-44 years (no.)228212207199197--
ERP_F_11Estimated Resident Population - Females - 45-49 years (no.)252260244243232--
ERP_F_12Estimated Resident Population - Females - 50-54 years (no.)299298299300301--
ERP_F_13Estimated Resident Population - Females - 55-59 years (no.)227240272289289--
ERP_F_14Estimated Resident Population - Females - 60-64 years (no.)257242245231251--
ERP_F_15Estimated Resident Population - Females - 65-69 years (no.)182197212240244--
ERP_F_16Estimated Resident Population - Females - 70-74 years (no.)186192211211207--
ERP_F_17Estimated Resident Population - Females - 75-79 years (no.)132139151151166--
ERP_F_18Estimated Resident Population - Females - 80-84 years (no.)114119100110104--
ERP_F_19Estimated Resident Population - Females - 85 and over (no.)8497106112128--
ERP_F_20Estimated Resident Population - Females - Total (no.)3 5303 5293 5513 5623 557--
ERP_P_2Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 0-4 years (no.)447423415402385--
ERP_P_3Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 5-9 years (no.)432417418412411--
ERP_P_4Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 10-14 years (no.)510507481463435--
ERP_P_5Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 15-19 years (no.)455440428423422--
ERP_P_6Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 20-24 years (no.)333313295267244--
ERP_P_7Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 25-29 years (no.)344348345331316--
ERP_P_8Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 30-34 years (no.)322326338347353--
ERP_P_9Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 35-39 years (no.)397372359351335--
ERP_P_10Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 40-44 years (no.)442417411407405--
ERP_P_11Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 45-49 years (no.)482498479468459--
ERP_P_12Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 50-54 years (no.)585574572565558--
ERP_P_13Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 55-59 years (no.)510537561562578--
ERP_P_14Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 60-64 years (no.)534545549554568--
ERP_P_15Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 65-69 years (no.)394431462505524--
ERP_P_16Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 70-74 years (no.)353353381385394--
ERP_P_17Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 75-79 years (no.)268284294295307--
ERP_P_18Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 80-84 years (no.)219217210217200--
ERP_P_19Estimated Resident Population - Persons - 85 and over (no.)131148158178211--
ERP_P_20Estimated Resident Population - Persons - Total (no.)7 1587 1507 1567 1327 105--
ERP_18Estimated Resident Population - Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years)61.561.160.659.959.6--
ERP_19Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents43.644.845.646.447.4--
ERP_22Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents44.345.446.447.348.1--
ERP_23Estimated Resident Population - Median Age - Usual Residents4445.14646.947.8--


Births and Deaths - Year ended 31 December

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BD_2Births and Deaths - Births (no.)7980737469--
BD_3Births and Deaths - Total fertility rate ( per female) (rate)2.42.32.32.32.2--
BD_4Births and Deaths - Deaths (no.)6858597570--
BD_5Births and Deaths - Standardised death rate (per 17.67.15.95.95.9--


Population Density

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ERP_21Population Density - Population density (ERP at 30 June) (persons/km2)2.22.22.22.22.2--


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - 2011 Census

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ATSI_2Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples - Proportion of total population (%)3.2----------


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) (%)1.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_3Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in North-West Europe (%)4.7----------
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----------
BORN_OSEAS_6Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in South-East Asia (%)0.3----------
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 (%)0.1----------
BORN_OSEAS_9Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Americas (%)0.6----------
BORN_OSEAS_10Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Born in Sub-Saharan Africa (%)0.3----------
BORN_OSEAS_11Overseas Born Population: Percentage of Total Population - Total born overseas (%)12.4----------


Internal Migration - As at 30 June

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MIG_2Internal Migration - Arrivals (no.)367386368322317--
MIG_3Internal Migration - Departures (no.)413441369378380--
MIG_4Internal Migration - Net Regional Migration (no.)-46-55-1-56-63--

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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.)607591573570563--
CABEE_3Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 1-4 employees (no.)253235228216232--
CABEE_4Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 5-19 employees (no.)9710310310085--
CABEE_38Number of Businesses - Number of employing businesses: 20 or more employees (no.)713121012--
CABEE_5Number of Businesses - Total number of businesses (no.)964942916896892--


Business Entries - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_7Business Entries - Number of non employing business entries (no.)--47553941--
CABEE_8Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 1-4 employees (no.)--16151323--
CABEE_9Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 5-19 employees (no.)--3430--
CABEE_39Business Entries - Number of employing business entries: 20 or more employees (no.)--3030--
CABEE_10Business Entries - Total number of business entries (no.)--69745864--


Business Exits - Year ended 30 June

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CABEE_12Business Exits - Number of non employing business exits (no.)--66805758--
CABEE_13Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 1-4 employees (no.)--15121310--
CABEE_14Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 5-19 employees (no.)--3533--
CABEE_40Business Exits - Number of employing business exits: 20 or more employees (no.)--0300--
CABEE_15Business Exits - Total number of business exits (no.)--841007371--


Number of Businesses by Industry - As at 30 June

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CABEE_19Number of Businesses by Industry - Agriculture410405388387383--
CABEE_28Number of Businesses by Industry - Mining (no.)54303--
CABEE_27Number of Businesses by Industry - Manufacturing (no.)3533322827--
CABEE_23Number of Businesses by Industry - Electricity00300--
CABEE_21Number of Businesses by Industry - Construction (no.)10097938988--
CABEE_37Number of Businesses by Industry - Wholesale trade (no.)2119202021--
CABEE_34Number of Businesses by Industry - Retail trade (no.)5762585650--
CABEE_17Number of Businesses by Industry - Accommodation and food services (no.)3635292927--
CABEE_36Number of Businesses by Industry - Transport5146474447--
CABEE_26Number of Businesses by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (no.)43003--
CABEE_24Number of Businesses by Industry - Financial and insurance services (no.)5047484544--
CABEE_33Number of Businesses by Industry - Rental97941009798--
CABEE_31Number of Businesses by Industry - Professional2727252225--
CABEE_18Number of Businesses by Industry - Administrative and support services (no.)1614151417--
CABEE_32Number of Businesses by Industry - Public administration and safety (no.)33033--
CABEE_22Number of Businesses by Industry - Education and training (no.)30333--
CABEE_25Number of Businesses by Industry - Health care and social assistance (no.)1714151714--
CABEE_20Number of Businesses by Industry - Arts and recreation services (no.)45666--
CABEE_30Number of Businesses by Industry - Other services (no.)2524222627--
CABEE_29Number of Businesses by Industry - Currently unknown (no.)39867--
CABEE_35Number of Businesses by Industry - Total (no.)964941915892893--


Building Approvals - Year ended 30 June

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BUILDING_2Building Approvals - Private sector houses (no.)312624292025
BUILDING_3Building Approvals - Private sector dwellings excluding houses (no.)------111
BUILDING_12Building Approvals - Total private sector dwelling units (no.)312624302126
BUILDING_4Building Approvals - Total dwelling units (no.)312624302126
BUILDING_5Building Approvals - Value of private sector houses ($m)755647
BUILDING_8Building Approvals - Value of residential building ($m)756657
BUILDING_9Building Approvals - Value of non-residential building ($m)2182312
BUILDING_10Building Approvals - Value of total building ($m)92379610
BUILDING_7Building Approvals - Total value of private sector dwelling units ($m)755647


Residential Property Prices - Year ended 30 June

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HOUSES_2Residential Property Prices - Houses - number of transfers (no.)----88123----
HOUSES_3Residential Property Prices - Houses - median sale price ($)----162 500200 000----
HOUSES_4Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - number of transfers (no.)----118----
HOUSES_5Residential Property Prices - Attached Dwellings - median sale price ($)----180 000195 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.)--66------
BANKRUPT_3Bankrupts - Bankrupts with a business related bankruptcy (no.)--3--------
BANKRUPT_4Bankrupts - Total bankrupts (no.)--966----


Employed by Industry - 2011 Census

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EMP_IND_2Employed by Industry - Agriculture24.1----------
EMP_IND_3Employed by Industry - Mining (%)0.9----------
EMP_IND_4Employed by Industry - Manufacturing (%)8.8----------
EMP_IND_5Employed by Industry - Electricity1----------
EMP_IND_6Employed by Industry - Construction (%)5.7----------
EMP_IND_7Employed by Industry - Wholesale trade (%)3.1----------
EMP_IND_8Employed by Industry - Retail trade (%)9.5----------
EMP_IND_9Employed by Industry - Accommodation and food services (%)7.5----------
EMP_IND_10Employed by Industry - Transport5.1----------
EMP_IND_11Employed by Industry - Information media and telecommunications (%)0.6----------
EMP_IND_12Employed by Industry - Financial and insurance services (%)0.6----------
EMP_IND_13Employed by Industry - Rental0.7----------
EMP_IND_14Employed by Industry - Professional2.6----------
EMP_IND_15Employed by Industry - Administrative and support services (%)2.2----------
EMP_IND_16Employed by Industry - Public administration and safety (%)5.8----------
EMP_IND_17Employed by Industry - Education and training (%)6.4----------
EMP_IND_18Employed by Industry - Health care and social assistance (%)7.4----------
EMP_IND_19Employed by Industry - Arts and recreation services (%)1.5----------
EMP_IND_20Employed by Industry - Other services (%)3.4----------
EMP_IND_21Employed by Industry - Total employed (no.)2 682----------


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

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MVC_14Registered Motor Vehicles - Passenger vehicles (no.)3 7143 8153 7463 8413 8703 901
MVC_15Registered Motor Vehicles - Campervans (no.)8491909110284
MVC_16Registered Motor Vehicles - Light commercial vehicles (no.)1 9732 0582 0272 1622 2072 263
MVC_17Registered Motor Vehicles - Light rigid trucks (no.)465052667063
MVC_18Registered Motor Vehicles - Heavy rigid trucks (no.)228237231243253257
MVC_19Registered Motor Vehicles - Articulated trucks (no.)806357657675
MVC_20Registered Motor Vehicles - Non-freight carrying trucks (no.)566663
MVC_21Registered Motor Vehicles - Buses (no.)474741404350
MVC_22Registered Motor Vehicles - Motorcycles (no.)265275279307317314
MVC_38Registered Motor Vehicles - Total vehicles (no.)6 4426 6426 5296 8216 9447 010


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

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MVC_29Registered Motor Vehicles - Petrol (no.)4 5414 6114 5114 5484 5474 472
MVC_30Registered Motor Vehicles - Diesel (no.)1 8631 9821 9842 2282 3512 499
MVC_31Registered Motor Vehicles - LPG/Dual/Other (no.)394842323744
MVC_33Registered Motor Vehicles - Electric (no.)----------3


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

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MVC_35Registered Motor Vehicles - Less than 5 years (no.)----842883866938
MVC_36Registered Motor Vehicles - 5 to 10 years (no.)----1 5121 5091 4981 464
MVC_37Registered Motor Vehicles - Over 10 years (no.)----4 1824 4304 5744 615


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.)1 0351 0491 1061 1501 1601 193
PENSION_4Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Service Pension - DVA (no.)887563635647
PENSION_5Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Income Support Supplement - DVA (no.)413629272729
PENSION_6Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Carer Payment (no.)105116116116124130
PENSION_7Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Disability Support Pension (no.)367373358374375367
PENSION_8Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance (no.)321334391355351340
PENSION_9Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Newstart Allowance - on income support more than 365 days (%)697074848181
PENSION_10Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Parenting Payment - Single (no.)10910678898488
PENSION_11Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Full time students/apprentices) (no.)805338322525
PENSION_12Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Youth Allowance (Other) (no.)313051373737
PENSION_13Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit A (no.)--635607609560529
PENSION_14Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Family Tax Benefit B (no.)--505495495461434
PENSION_15Selected Government Pensions and Allowances - Total Family Tax Benefit recipients (no.)--646620619573538


Estimates of Personal Income - Year ended 30 June

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INCOME_2Estimates of Personal Income - Median employee income ($)----36 652------
INCOME_3Estimates of Personal Income - Total employee income ($m)----107------
INCOME_4Estimates of Personal Income - Employee income earners (no.)----2 596------
INCOME_5Estimates of Personal Income - Median own unincorporated business income ($)----3 808------
INCOME_6Estimates of Personal Income - Total own unincorporated business income ($m)----9------
INCOME_7Estimates of Personal Income - Own unincorporated business income earners (no.)----880------
INCOME_8Estimates of Personal Income - Median investment income ($)----420------
INCOME_9Estimates of Personal Income - Total investment income ($m)----16------
INCOME_10Estimates of Personal Income - Investment income earners (no.)----2 284------
INCOME_11Estimates of Personal Income - Median superannuation and annuity income ($)----12 940------
INCOME_12Estimates of Personal Income - Total superannuation and annuity income ($m)----3------
INCOME_13Estimates of Personal Income - Superannuation and annuity income earners (no.)----131------
INCOME_14Estimates of Personal Income - Median other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----67------
INCOME_15Estimates of Personal Income - Total other income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----1------
INCOME_16Estimates of Personal Income - Other income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----417------
INCOME_17Estimates of Personal Income - Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($)----33 433------
INCOME_18Estimates of Personal Income - Total income (excl. Government pensions and allowances) ($m)----135------
INCOME_19Estimates of Personal Income - Total income earners (excl. Government pensions and allowances) (no.)----3 416------

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Labour Force Statistics - 2011 Census

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LF_2Labour Force Statistics - Labour Force (no. )2 951----------
LF_3Labour Force Statistics - Unemployed (no. )270----------
LF_4Labour Force Statistics - Unemployment rate (%)9.2----------
LF_5Labour Force Statistics - Participation rate (%)53.8----------


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)3.9----------
YOUTH_3Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part time and studying part-time (% of all 15-19 yo)2.2----------
YOUTH_4Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working part-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)11.1----------
YOUTH_5Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time (not studying) (% of all 15-19 yo)11.3----------
YOUTH_6Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Studying full-time (not working) (% of all 15-19 yo)44.1----------
YOUTH_7Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Working full-time and studying full-time (% of all 15-19 yo)0----------
YOUTH_8Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Fully engaged (% of all 15-19 yo)72.5----------
YOUTH_9Youth (15-19 Years) Engagement in Work/Study - Total - aged 15-19 years (no.)415----------


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 (%)43.1----------
SCHOOL_3Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Postgraduate Degree (%)0.9----------
SCHOOL_4Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Graduate Diploma/Graduate Certificate (%)0.5----------
SCHOOL_5Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Bachelor Degree (%)5.2----------
SCHOOL_6Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Advanced Diploma/Diploma (%)4.5----------
SCHOOL_7Persons with Post School Qualifications - With Certificate (%)21.7----------
SCHOOL_8Persons with Post School Qualifications - Inadequately described/Not stated (%)10.3----------


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

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EMP_OCC_2Occupation of Employed Persons - Managers (%)20.1----------
EMP_OCC_3Occupation of Employed Persons - Professionals (%)9.7----------
EMP_OCC_4Occupation of Employed Persons - Technicians and trades workers (%)14.4----------
EMP_OCC_5Occupation of Employed Persons - Community and personal service workers (%)9----------
EMP_OCC_6Occupation of Employed Persons - Clerical and administrative workers (%)9----------
EMP_OCC_7Occupation of Employed Persons - Sales workers (%)8.5----------
EMP_OCC_8Occupation of Employed Persons - Machinery operators and drivers (%)10.1----------
EMP_OCC_9Occupation of Employed Persons - Labourers (%)17.9----------
EMP_OCC_10Occupation of Employed Persons - Inadequately described1.3----------

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Disability Estimates (experimental) - 2012

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DISAB_2Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (no.)--1 805--------
DISAB_3Disability Estimates - Persons with a disability living in private dwellings (%)--25.6--------

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Rent and Mortgage Payments - 2011 Census

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RENT_2Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household rental payment ($)565----------
RENT_3Rent and Mortgage Payments - Average monthly household mortgage payment ($)1 126----------


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 (%)1.4----------


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.)0----------
WORK_TRAV_4Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bus (no.)15----------
WORK_TRAV_5Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Car (as driver or passenger) (no.)1 781----------
WORK_TRAV_6Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Motor bike/scooter (no.)25----------
WORK_TRAV_7Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Bicycle (no.)6----------
WORK_TRAV_8Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Other (inc. taxis) (no.)88----------
WORK_TRAV_9Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Walked only (no.)183----------
WORK_TRAV_10Method of Travel to Work - Used one method - Total - used one method (no.)2 098----------
WORK_TRAV_12Method of Travel to Work - Total - used more than one method (no. )8----------
WORK_TRAV_14Method of Travel to Work - Other - Worked from home (no.)241----------
WORK_TRAV_15Method of Travel to Work - Other - Employed but did not go to work (no.)295----------
WORK_TRAV_16Method of Travel to Work - Other - Method of travel not stated (no.)39----------
WORK_TRAV_17Method of Travel to Work - Total employed (no.)2 681----------


Households by Type - 2011 Census

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HHTYPE_2Households by Type - Lone person households (no.)796----------
HHTYPE_3Households by Type - Group households (no.)41----------
HHTYPE_4Households by Type - Family households (no.)1 860----------
HHTYPE_5Households by Type - Total households (no.)2 697----------
HHTYPE_6Households by Type - Average household size (no. of persons)2.3----------


Families by Type - 2011 Census

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FAMILY_2Families by Type - Couple families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)579----------
FAMILY_3Families by Type - Couple families with non-dependent children only (no.)117----------
FAMILY_4Families by Type - Couple families without children (no.)916----------
FAMILY_5Families by Type - One parent families with children under 15 and/or dependent students (no.)169----------
FAMILY_6Families by Type - One parent families with non-dependent children only (no.)81----------
FAMILY_7Families by Type - Other families (no.)15----------
FAMILY_8Families by Type - Total families (no.)1 877----------
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 (%)22.1----------
UNPAIDW_3Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children without pay (%)19----------
UNPAIDW_4Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for other children without pay (%)7.2----------
UNPAIDW_5Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons caring for own children and other children without pay (%)0.7----------
UNPAIDW_6Unpaid Work: Percentage of Total Population Aged 15 Years and Over - Persons providing unpaid care11.8----------


Access to Internet at Home - 2011 Census

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INTERNET_2Access to Internet at Home - With broadband connection (%)55----------
INTERNET_3Access to Internet at Home - With dial-up connection (%)4----------
INTERNET_4Access to Internet at Home - Other connection (%)5----------
INTERNET_5Access to Internet at Home - Proportion of all occupied private dwellings (%)63----------


English Proficiency of Migrants - Census 2011

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ENG_2English Proficiency of Migrants - Only English spoken at home (%)85.5----------
ENG_3English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficient in spoken English (%)14----------
ENG_4English Proficiency of Migrants - Not proficient in spoken English (%)0.6----------
ENG_5English Proficiency of Migrants - Proficiency not stated (%)0----------


Citizenship of Migrants - 2011 Census

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CIT_2Citizenship of Migrants - Australian citizen (%)66.2----------
CIT_3Citizenship of Migrants - Not an Australian citizen (%)33----------
CIT_4Citizenship of Migrants - Citizenship not stated (%)0.8----------


Socio_Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) - 2011

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SEIF_2SEIFA Decile Ranking - Advantage and disadvantage2----------
SEIF_3SEIFA Decile Ranking – Disadvantage2----------
SEIF_4SEIFA Decile Ranking - Economic Resources3----------
SEIF_5SEIFA Decile Ranking - Education & Occupation1----------

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Land Area (Ha)

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LANDLand Area (Ha)------322 759.7----


Protected Areas - Year ended 30 June

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PROTECTED_AREA_3Protected Areas - National Parks (no.)------1----
PROTECTED_AREA_4Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (no.)------4----
PROTECTED_AREA_5Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (no.)------52----
PROTECTED_AREA_6Protected Areas - Total (no.)------57----
PROTECTED_AREA_8Protected Areas - National Parks (ha)------5 004----
PROTECTED_AREA_9Protected Areas - Nature Reserves (ha)------29----
PROTECTED_AREA_10Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (ha)------55 079----
PROTECTED_AREA_11Protected Areas - Total (ha)------60 111----
PROTECTED_AREA_13Protected Areas - National Parks (%)------1.6----
PROTECTED_AREA_15Protected Areas - All Other Protected Areas (%)------17.1----
PROTECTED_AREA_16Protected Areas - Total (%)------18.6----


Solar Installations - Accumulative total 2001 to 2014

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SOLAR_2Solar Installations - Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.)------377----
SOLAR_3Solar Installations - Solar water heater installations (no.)------108----



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