Key Indicators

Population clock 24,659,009 1 new person every 1 minute and 23 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 5.6% August 2017 Monthly, trend estimate

Interesting Fact

2.8 per cent of Australia’s population report having Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander origin