Key Indicators

Population clock 24,256,222 1 new person every 1 minute and 29 seconds Consumer price index 1.3% September quarter 2016 All groups, original Gross domestic product 0.5% Quarterly change Jun 2016 Chain volume measure, seasonally adjusted Average weekly earnings $1,516.00 May 2016 Full time adults ordinary time, trend estimate Unemployment rate 5.6% Sep 2016 Monthly, trend estimate

Interesting Fact

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