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Capital City Statistical Division (Capital City SD)


Capital City Statistical Divisions (Capital City SDs) are predominantly urban in character and represent the state/territory capital cities in the wider sense. A Capital City SD is defined to contain the anticipated urban development of a capital city (and its associated urban centres) for a period of at least twenty years. It delimits an area which is stable for general statistical purposes.


See also Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC), Statistical Division (SD), Major Statistical Region (MSR).


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