Key Indicators

Population clock 24,467,294 1 new person every 1 minute and 22 seconds Consumer price index 2.1% March quarter 2017 All groups, original Gross domestic product 1.1% Quarterly change Dec 2016 Chain volume measure, seasonally adjusted Average weekly earnings $1,533.10 November 2016 Full time adults ordinary time, trend estimate Unemployment rate 5.8% April 2017 Monthly, trend estimate

Interesting Fact

11.6 million megalitres of water were used on Australian farms in 2013-14