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Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.9%
 Restaurants: 12%
 Medical: 10.9%
 Professional Services: 7.8%
 Industry: 6.3%
 Home Services: 5.8%
 Other: 36.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair704.36.8
Beauty salons624.56.1
Social work303.32.9
Loan companies1304.012.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets474.14.6
Street vendors304.22.9
General contractors994.19.7
Other construction334.53.2
Real estate583.95.7
Hotels and motels564.15.5
Other accommodation784.17.6
Construction of buildings684.16.6
Wholesale of machinery494.14.8
General practitioners483.44.7
Health and medical2713.726.5
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists503.84.9
Corporate management504.84.9
Lawyers legal384.03.7
Specialized design345.03.3
Technical construction services334.83.2
Bars, pubs and taverns564.25.5
Fast food restaurants373.93.6
Bridal shops424.24.1
Clothing stores1084.010.6
Electronics stores624.16.1
Furniture stores594.35.8
Hardware stores794.07.7
Household appliances and goods654.26.4
Shopping other463.94.5
Women's clothing454.34.4
Area of Ballarat8.6 km²
Male Population4,799 (46.9%)
Female Population5,432 (53.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +64.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.3%
Median Age40.3
Male Median Age38.6
Female Median Age41.8
Local TimeMonday 3:55 PM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng-37.56622° / 143.84957°
Postal Codes3353

Ballarat - Map

Ballarat Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density720.9 / km²868.8 / km²948.3 / km²1,188 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ballarat Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ballarat Central+72.5%+40.2%+25.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ballarat Median Age

Median Age: 40.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Ballarat40.3 years41.8 years38.6 years
Ballarat Central36.2 years36.8 years35.5 years
Victoria37.6 years38.6 years36.6 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ballarat Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5331321652
85 Plus91206298
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ballarat Population Density

Population Density: 1,188 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ballarat10,2318.6 km²1,188 / km²
Ballarat Central6,1103.605 km²1,694 / km²
Victoria5.9 million227,400.2 km²26.1 / km²
Australia23.8 million7,690,961.5 km²3.09 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ballarat Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Ballarat
 Area Code 3: 80.3%
 Area Code 4: 19.6%
 Other: 0%

Business distribution by price for Ballarat

 Inexpensive: 48%
 Moderate: 40.6%
 Expensive: 8.3%
 Very Expensive: 3.1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Ballarat CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ballarat172,338 t16.8 t20,020 t/km²
Ballarat Central100,873 t16.5 t27,982 t/km²
Victoria101,123,086 t17 t444.7 t/km²
Australia401,155,563 t16.9 t52.2 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Ballarat CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)172,338 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.8 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)20,020 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

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