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Statistics and Facts

Proclaimed a city

 

1904

Location

 

Queensland, South East

Area

 

1,090 km²

Estimated resident population

 

210,000 (as at 16 March 2018, ICC)

Projected resident population

 

520,000 by the year 2041 (South East Queensland Regional Plan)

Persons aged 15 years and under

 

47,906,23.9% of total area population (as at 2016, OESR)

Persons aged 65 years and over

 

20,585,10.3% of total area population (as at 2016, OESR)

Median age 

32.3 years (as at 2016, QGSO)

Major industries

 

Health care and social assistance (13.2% of region's employed labour, QGSO); retail trade (10.5%); manufacturing (10%)

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