Australia

Local Statistics

Melbourne, VIC, Capital City

Canberra, ACT, Capital City

9,993 /km 2
2,358 /km 2
4,485,211
396,857
36
35
448.86 /km 2
168.29 /km 2
2,581,924
239,229
258.39 /km 2
101.45 /km 2
2
2
59.8 %
68.0 %
62.0 %
72.7 %
1,741,974
155,257
174.33 /km 2
65.84 /km 2
27 %
23 %
23 %
18 %
$673
$1,000
10.8 %
6.1 %
74.6 %
74.4 %

Melbourne, VIC, Capital City has a population of 4,485,211 people. The median age of residents living in Melbourne, VIC, Capital City is 36.

Melbourne, VIC, Capital City has an area of 9,992.51 square km and its population density is 448.86 persons per square km.

The number of registered motor vehicles owned or used by residents of Melbourne, VIC, Capital City is 2,581,924, which is equivalent to 258.39 vehicles per square km and 1.74 persons per vehicle on average.

59.84 % of residents in Melbourne, VIC, Capital City were born in Australia and 62.01 % of them speak English only at home.

The top 5 birth places of residents born overseas were Born elsewhere 6.05%, United Kingdom 3.63%, India 3.59%, China exc SARs Taiwan 3.48%, Vietnam 1.76%.

The top 5 spoken languages at home other than English are Language spoken at home not stated 5.64%, Other languages 4.85%, Mandarin 4.12%, Greek 2.39%, Italian 2.27%.

There are 1,741,974 dwellings in Melbourne, VIC, Capital City, which are equivalent to 174.33 dwellings per square km and 2.7 persons per dwelling on average.

Households spend 27.24 % of their household incomes for the mortgage payment and 22.70 % of their incomes for the rental payment.

The number of persons in labour force is 2,269,124, which is equivalent to 61.90 % of persons aged 15 years and over.

The top three occupations of employed persons in Melbourne, VIC, Capital City are Professionals 25.0 %, Managers 13.2 %, Labourers 8.1 %.

6.8 % of people in labour force in Melbourne, VIC, Capital City are unemployed and looking for work.

Canberra, ACT, Capital City has a population of 396,857 people. The median age of residents 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 239,229.00, 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.