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Country statistical profiles: Key tables from OECD -  - ISSN 2075-2288 - © OECD 2011

Country statistical profile: Australia 2011-2012
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Unit
‌2003‌
‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
642.1
 
678.7
 
721.3
 
774.5
 
831.0
 
848.7
 
884.7
 
915.7
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
32 091
 
33 516
 
35 115
 
37 109
 
39 087
 
39 058
 
39 918
 
40 644
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
31 194
 
32 296
 
33 786
 
35 511
 
37 455
 
37 646
 
38 376
 
..
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
4.4
 
3.7
 
4.8
 
5.9
 
3.3
 
7.5
 
..
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
4.2
 
3.0
 
3.1
 
3.6
 
3.8
 
1.4
 
2.3
 
2.6
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
-0.9
 
-1.5
 
0.4
 
1.3
 
0.5
 
4.5
 
..
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
8.0
 
6.5
 
8.8
 
5.4
 
10.4
 
0.8
 
2.5
 
..
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
25.5
 
4.0
 
2.8
 
-15.3
 
6.9
 
17.6
 
-1.2
 
..
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
0.0
 
0.5
 
0.6
 
4.1
 
2.8
 
-1.6
 
3.8
 
..
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
3.4
 
2.8
 
2.9
 
3.1
 
3.1
 
3.6
 
1.7
 
..
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
1.3
 
1.0
 
1.2
 
1.3
 
1.4
 
-0.2
 
-4.9
 
-5.9
 
General government debt
% of GDP
18.3
 
16.5
 
16.1
 
15.3
 
14.2
 
13.6
 
19.4
 
25.3
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
35.4
 
35.5
 
35.2
 
34.8
 
34.8
 
34.0
 
28.2
 
30.4
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
34.1
 
34.6
 
34.0
 
33.5
 
33.4
 
34.2
 
33.1
 
36.3
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
5.5
 
5.7
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
5.7
 
5.9
 
..
 
..
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
..
 
..
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
17.2
 
17.1
 
16.5
 
16.1
 
16.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
3.6
 
2.8
 
2.9
 
2.9
 
3.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
3.4
 
3.5
 
3.3
 
3.3
 
3.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
4.3
 
3.6
 
3.7
 
3.9
 
3.4
 
5.5
 
4.6
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.25
 
0.25
 
0.25
 
0.30
 
0.32
 
0.32
 
0.29
 
0.32
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
29.8
 
30.1
 
29.8
 
29.3
 
29.5
 
27.1
 
..
 
..
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
16.8
 
17.6
 
17.6
 
17.4
 
17.7
 
16.0
 
..
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
8.8
 
8.6
 
8.3
 
8.0
 
7.9
 
7.4
 
..
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
28.3
 
28.2
 
28.2
 
27.9
 
27.3
 
26.5
 
26.2
 
26.2
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
19.5
 
20.6
 
21.1
 
20.9
 
21.8
 
22.1
 
20.2
 
..
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
17.0
 
18.0
 
19.5
 
19.7
 
19.7
 
22.7
 
19.8
 
..
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
-14.6
 
-17.3
 
-12.8
 
-9.3
 
-16.9
 
-4.7
 
-5.1
 
18.6
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
84.8
 
103.8
 
118.9
 
132.7
 
157.8
 
191.6
 
158.9
 
193.3
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
70.2
 
86.4
 
106.0
 
123.3
 
140.9
 
186.9
 
153.8
 
211.8
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
1.3
 
0.0
 
-0.1
 
0.3
 
-0.7
 
-4.3
 
-0.4
 
-2.9
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
22.1
 
28.2
 
30.8
 
32.4
 
40.2
 
48.0
 
41.5
 
51.3
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
23.4
 
28.2
 
30.7
 
32.7
 
39.6
 
43.7
 
41.0
 
48.4
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
-5.2
 
-6.0
 
-5.7
 
-5.3
 
-6.2
 
-4.5
 
-4.2
 
-2.6
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
339 389
 
239 633
 
340 995
 
412 902
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
386 315
 
305 930
 
426 037
 
514 027
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
10 706
 
-31 058
 
25 411
 
16 785
 
33 455
 
16 260
 
25 788
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
42 472
 
-24 184
 
31 070
 
45 392
 
46 633
 
26 036
 
33 435
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.8
 
2.3
 
2.7
 
3.5
 
2.3
 
4.4
 
1.8
 
2.8
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
2.5
 
2.1
 
2.2
 
2.1
 
2.5
 
3.6
 
2.4
 
2.7
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
3.7
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
9.4
 
1.8
 
4.3
 
3.4
 
1.3
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
5.1
 
6.6
 
10.2
 
9.7
 
1.2
 
12.7
 
-7.6
 
8.1
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
0.5
 
4.0
 
6.0
 
7.9
 
2.3
 
8.3
 
-5.4
 
1.9
 
Long-term interest rates
%
5.37
 
5.59
 
5.34
 
5.59
 
5.99
 
5.82
 
5.04
 
5.37
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
AUD per USD
1.35
 
1.37
 
1.39
 
1.41
 
1.43
 
1.48
 
1.45
 
1.51
 
Exchange rates
AUD per USD
1.54
 
1.36
 
1.31
 
1.33
 
1.20
 
1.19
 
1.28
 
1.09
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
90
 
99
 
104
 
106
 
115
 
117
 
111
 
135
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
113.1
 
113.7
 
119.6
 
122.3
 
124.9
 
129.4
 
131.1
 
125.8
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
5.65
 
5.62
 
5.82
 
5.86
 
5.88
 
5.98
 
5.93
 
5.67
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.19
 
0.18
 
0.19
 
0.18
 
0.18
 
0.19
 
0.19
 
0.17
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
5.8
 
5.7
 
5.4
 
5.4
 
5.5
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
5.2
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
31.24
 
40.93
 
56.71
 
66.71
 
77.13
 
107.83
 
63.40
 
82.60
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
19.7
 
17.3
 
15.3
 
14.6
 
14.2
 
13.8
 
..
 
..
 
ICT related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
22.1
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
..
 
..
 
60.0
 
..
 
..
 
72.0
 
..
 
..
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
920
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
640
 
..
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
201
 
231
 
236
 
189
 
182
 
172
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
44
 
49
 
47
 
61
 
64
 
70
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
600
 
..
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
12 730
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
362
 
372
 
389
 
393
 
389
 
393
 
395
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
36.9
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: non-tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7 813.7
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
15 042.9
 
..
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
61.8
 
62.2
 
63.3
 
63.7
 
64.2
 
64.5
 
61.2
 
60.7
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
77.2
 
77.4
 
78.8
 
79.2
 
80.0
 
80.3
 
79.1
 
79.5
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
50.3
 
51.7
 
53.5
 
55.5
 
56.6
 
57.4
 
59.0
 
60.6
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
24.3
 
23.8
 
24.0
 
23.9
 
23.8
 
23.8
 
24.7
 
24.9
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
13.3
 
12.9
 
12.7
 
12.2
 
11.8
 
11.6
 
11.6
 
11.6
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
16.0
 
15.5
 
15.2
 
14.7
 
14.2
 
13.9
 
14.1
 
13.9
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
9.8
 
9.7
 
9.7
 
9.2
 
8.9
 
8.9
 
8.8
 
8.9
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
5.9
 
5.4
 
5.0
 
4.8
 
4.4
 
4.2
 
5.6
 
5.2
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
5.9
 
5.3
 
4.9
 
4.7
 
4.0
 
4.0
 
5.7
 
5.1
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
6.0
 
5.5
 
5.2
 
4.9
 
4.8
 
4.6
 
5.4
 
5.4
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
21.5
 
20.6
 
18.3
 
18.1
 
15.4
 
14.9
 
14.7
 
18.5
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
4.4
 
4.5
 
5.0
 
6.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 737
 
1 732
 
1 727
 
1 719
 
1 712
 
1 717
 
1 690
 
1 686
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
..
 
1.72
 
..
 
2.00
 
..
 
2.21
 
..
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
..
 
8.3
 
..
 
8.5
 
..
 
8.4
 
..
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
19 895
 
20 127
 
20 395
 
20 698
 
21 015
 
21 499
 
21 955
 
22 342
 
Population growth rates
%
1.2
 
1.2
 
1.3
 
1.5
 
1.5
 
2.3
 
2.1
 
1.8
 
Total fertility rates
Children
1.7
 
1.8
 
1.8
 
1.8
 
1.9
 
2.0
 
1.9
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
20.1
 
19.9
 
19.7
 
19.6
 
19.4
 
19.2
 
19.1
 
18.9
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
12.7
 
12.8
 
12.9
 
13.0
 
13.2
 
13.2
 
13.3
 
13.5
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
5.5
 
5.3
 
6.7
 
8.8
 
10.3
 
14.0
 
12.7
 
..
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
23.6
 
23.8
 
24.2
 
24.6
 
25.1
 
25.8
 
26.5
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
4.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
5.6
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
6.5
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
5.0
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
5.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
6.9
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
80.3
 
80.5
 
80.9
 
81.1
 
81.3
 
81.5
 
81.6
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
77.8
 
78.1
 
78.5
 
78.7
 
79.0
 
79.2
 
79.3
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
82.8
 
83.0
 
83.3
 
83.5
 
83.7
 
83.7
 
83.9
 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
4.8
 
4.7
 
5.0
 
4.7
 
4.2
 
4.1
 
4.3
 
..
 
Overweight and obese aged 15 and over
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
61.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
7.5
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
6.8
 
7.5
 
7.4
 
7.1
 
6.5
 
6.3
 
8.3
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
13.3
 
12.3
 
11.6
 
11.5
 
10.7
 
10.7
 
11.6
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
311 047
 
324 947
 
349 439
 
362 383
 
380 893
 
388 346
 
393 418
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
281 095
 
293 234
 
294 002
 
293 284
 
296 531
 
297 321
 
297 509
 
..
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
82
 
79
 
81
 
78
 
77
 
68
 
70
 
..
 
Note:  e: Estimated value
e
Estimated value
Source: OECD Factbook statistics.
For explanatory notes, seeOECD Factbook 2011-2012(DOI: 10.1787/factbook-2011-en)