Thursday, 5 December 2019
Australia Economy Growth is at Below Average
Australia economy growth is at below average rate in the September quarter. That's from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The economy continues to grow, but the rate of growth is below average. The Australian economy advanced a seasonally adjusted 0.4% in the 2019 September quarter.
The economy of Australia is a highly developed market economy. Australia GDP is A$1.69 trillion as of 2017. In 2017, Australia was the 13th largest national economy by nominal GDP.
Australia has many reserves of minerals such as iron ore, nickel, aluminum, copper, silver, gold, uranium, diamonds, opal, silica, and other minerals. Australia is second only to China in terms of gold production and mining.
The capital of Australia is Canberra. It was founded in 1913. It is located on the south-eastern side of Australia. Canberra is located approximately midway between Melbourne and Sydney. Here are the largest cities in Australia by population 2019: Sydney (largest city ranked by population), Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Canberra and Newcastle.
The population of Australia in 2019 is 25.415 million.
Australia's most iconic animals are kangaroo, koala, echidna, platypus, dingo, wallaby and wombat.
eBay Australia has more than 40,000 third-party sellers who offer their products to more than 11 million unique people per month. eBay Australia estimated revenue is $6.54 billion. eBay Australia makes up more than half of all Australia's online retail sales (excluding food).
Australia's national currency is AUD (Australian Dollar). It comes in polymer (plastic) notes of 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100.
Australia is one of the 7 continents of the world are. The continents are Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia, North America, South America, and Antarctica.
Interesting Australia news links:
Australian News - macrobusiness.com.au
Interesting News Links - November 15 2019 - macrobusiness.com.au
The big smoke: how bushfires cast a pall over the Australian summer - theguardian.com
Frustrating cities behind Australia urban design fails - theguardian.com
Australia methamphetamine record breaking bust - cnn.com
Footage of cattle in distress sparks outrage in Australia - theguardian.com
Australia big 4 banks forced to hold billions in New Zealand - abc.net.au
How long can you survive in Australia's outback? - bbc.com
Century old shipwreck discovered by abalone diver - abc.net.au
Rare Minimoon fireball over Australia desert - space.com