Australia

Local Statistics

Canberra, ACT, Capital City

Sydney, NSW, Capital City

2,358 /km 2
12,368 /km 2
396,857
4,823,991
35
36
168.29 /km 2
390.03 /km 2
239,229
2,522,058
101.45 /km 2
203.91 /km 2
2
2
68.0 %
57.1 %
72.7 %
58.4 %
155,257
1,759,927
65.84 /km 2
142.30 /km 2
23 %
29 %
18 %
25 %
$1,000
$719
6.1 %
16.8 %
74.4 %
64.3 %

Canberra, ACT, Capital City has a population of 396,857 people. The median age of residents living in Canberra, ACT, Capital City is 35.

Canberra, ACT, Capital City has an area of 2,358.17 square km and its population density is 168.29 persons per square km.

The number of registered motor vehicles owned or used by residents of Canberra, ACT, Capital City is 239,229, which is equivalent to 101.45 vehicles per square km and 1.66 persons per vehicle on average.

67.96 % of residents in Canberra, ACT, Capital City were born in Australia and 72.73 % of them speak English only at home.

The top 5 birth places of residents born overseas were Born elsewhere 5.15%, United Kingdom 3.92%, China exc SARs Taiwan 2.86%, India 2.62%, New Zealand 1.19%.

The top 5 spoken languages at home other than English are Language spoken at home not stated 5.45%, Other languages 3.71%, Mandarin 3.12%, Vietnamese 1.06%, Cantonese 0.97%.

There are 155,257 dwellings in Canberra, ACT, Capital City, which are equivalent to 65.84 dwellings per square km and 2.5 persons per dwelling on average.

Households spend 23.20 % of their household incomes for the mortgage payment and 18.36 % of their incomes for the rental payment.

The number of persons in labour force is 215,590, which is equivalent to 66.87 % of persons aged 15 years and over.

The top three occupations of employed persons in Canberra, ACT, Capital City are Professionals 30.5 %, Managers 15.9 %, Labourers 5.0 %.

4.7 % of people in labour force in Canberra, ACT, Capital City are unemployed and looking for work.

Sydney, NSW, Capital City has a population of 4,823,991 people. The median age of residents in Sydney, NSW, Capital City is 36.

Sydney, NSW, Capital City has an area of 12,368.19 square km and its population density is 390.03 persons per square km.

The number of registered motor vehicles owned or used by residents of Sydney, NSW, Capital City is 2,522,058.00, which is equivalent to 203.91 vehicles per square km and 1.91 persons per vehicle on average.

57.05 % of residents in Sydney, NSW, Capital City were born in Australia and 58.39 % of them speak English only at home.

The top 5 birth places of residents born overseas were Born elsewhere 6.96%, China exc SARs Taiwan 4.66%, United Kingdom 3.74%, India 2.71%, New Zealand 1.79%.

The top 5 spoken languages at home other than English are Language spoken at home not stated 5.80%, Mandarin 4.75%, Other languages 4.42%, Arabic 4.02%, Cantonese 2.88%.

There are 1,759,927 dwellings in Sydney, NSW, Capital City, which are equivalent to 142.30 dwellings per square km and 2.8 persons per dwelling on average.

Households spend 28.89 % of their household incomes for the mortgage payment and 25.14 % of their incomes for the rental payment.

The number of persons in labour force is 2,418,901, which is equivalent to 61.65 % of persons aged 15 years and over.

The top three occupations of employed persons in Sydney, NSW, Capital City are Professionals 26.3 %, Managers 13.7 %, Labourers 7.5 %.

6.0 % of people in labour force in Sydney, NSW, Capital City are unemployed and looking for work.