Key Indicators

Population clock 24,714,922 1 new person every 1 minute and 26 seconds Consumer price index 1.9% June quarter 2017 All groups, original Gross domestic product 0.8% Quarterly change Jun 2017 Chain volume measure, seasonally adjusted Average weekly earnings $1,543.80 May 2017 Full time adults ordinary time, trend estimate Unemployment rate 5.5% September 2017 Monthly, trend estimate

Interesting Fact

In 2016, 72.7 per cent of people reported that they spoke only English at home