Selected indicators for Australia

Population

Population, Million persons, 1994-2014
Population, Annual growth rate (%), 2014

23.5 million

Growth rate: 1.6%

Income inequality

Income inequality, 0 = complete equality; 1 = complete inequality, latest available year

Education

Mathematics performance (PISA), Mean score, 2015
Reading performance (PISA), Mean score, 2015
Science performance (PISA), Mean score, 2015

CO2 emissions

Air and GHG emissions, Carbon dioxide (CO2), latest available year

16.0 tonnes per capita

GDP

Gross domestic product (GDP), US dollars/capita, 2018
Real GDP forecast, Annual growth rate (%), 2020

54 144 US$ per capita

Projected growth rate: 2.5%

Debt

Household debt, % of net disposable income, 2017
General government debt, % of GDP, 2018

Household debt:
216.4 % of disposable income

Government debt:
66.3 % of GDP

Unemployment

Unemployment rate, % of labour force, 1998-2018

5.3 % of labour force