Newcastle and Lake Macquarie () (111)


  Year Newcastle and Lake Macquarie Australia
Estimated Resident Population - persons (no.) 2019 378,683
Working Age Population (aged 15-64 years) (%) 2019 63.5
Estimated Resident Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population - persons (no.) 2016 16,541
Speaks an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander language at home (%) 2016 0.6
Total number of businesses (no.) 2019 27,627
Main employing industry:
Median equivalised total household income (weekly) ($) 2016 829
Median total income (excl. Government pensions and allowance) ($) 2017 48,869
Proportion completed Year 12 or equivalent - total population aged 15 years and over (%) 2016 43.5
Unemployment rate (%) 2016 7.2
Persons who have need for assistance with core activities (%) 2016 6.3
Average household size (no. of persons) 2016 2.5
Average monthly household rental payment ($) 2016 1,406
Average monthly household mortgage payment ($) 2016 1,878
Total Population (no.) 2016 41,861
Proficient in English (%) 2016 92.5
Land area (ha) 2018 87,061.2
Small-scale solar panel system installations (no.) 2018 25,223

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