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Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.6%
 Restaurants: 14.4%
 Hotels & Travel: 11.3%
 Professional Services: 8.6%
 Medical: 7%
 Industry: 5.2%
 Other: 32.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts504.110.1
Car repair1134.122.8
Beauty salons1124.522.6
Hairdressers954.319.1
Loan companies1684.233.9
Grocery stores and supermarkets734.114.7
General contractors1163.823.4
Real estate1134.022.8
Car rental514.010.3
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts583.811.7
Hostels494.09.9
Hotels and motels1443.929.0
Other accommodation1963.939.5
Tour operators1254.425.2
Travel agencies1964.339.5
Travel and transportation564.111.3
Construction of buildings753.915.1
Wholesale of machinery904.218.1
General practitioners644.112.9
Health and medical3144.263.3
Hospitals744.014.9
Accountants844.416.9
Corporate management904.318.1
Lawyers legal1214.724.4
Technical construction services513.710.3
Bars, pubs and taverns884.117.7
Cafes1934.238.9
Fast food restaurants493.89.9
Bridal shops614.112.3
Clothing stores1624.132.6
Electronics stores1213.924.4
Gifts, cards and party supplies524.310.5
Hardware stores924.118.5
Household appliances and goods703.814.1
Jewelers and watches493.39.9
Rental equipment804.116.1
Shopping other844.016.9
Sporting goods594.311.9
Women's clothing514.210.3
Area of Cairns2.764 km²
Population4,962
Male Population2,595 (52.3%)
Female Population2,367 (47.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +72.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.5%
Median Age36.1
Male Median Age37.2
Female Median Age34.8
Local TimeWednesday 10:13 PM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng-16.92304° / 145.76625°
Postal Codes4868

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Cairns Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,8733,5373,9544,962
Population Density1,039 / km²1,279 / km²1,430 / km²1,794 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cairns Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cairns+72.7%+40.3%+25.5%
Parramatta Park+72.7%+40.3%+25.5%
Queensland+72.7%+40.3%+25.5%
Australia+72.6%+40.3%+25.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cairns Median Age

Median Age: 36.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Cairns36.1 years34.8 years37.2 years
Parramatta Park33.2 years32 years34.3 years
Queensland36.8 years37.5 years36.1 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cairns Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5111110222
5-97971150
10-147668144
15-1999118217
20-24258274532
25-29326307634
30-34254245500
35-39215193409
40-44217160378
45-49184174358
50-54188186374
55-59174142316
60-64144103247
65-699974174
70-747240113
75-79494695
80-84273360
85 Plus222547
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cairns Population Density

Population Density: 1,794 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cairns4,9622.764 km²1,794 / km²
Parramatta Park3,5971.63 km²2,206 / km²
Queensland4.8 million1,730,083.5 km²2.75 / 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

Cairns Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 to 2100
Sources:
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, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Cairns
 Area Code 7: 79.5%
 Area Code 4: 20%
 Other: 0.5%

Business distribution by price for Cairns

 Moderate: 41%
 Inexpensive: 40.1%
 Expensive: 11.4%
 Very Expensive: 7.5%

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

Cairns CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cairns90,216 t18.2 t32,634 t/km²
Parramatta Park62,881 t17.5 t38,581 t/km²
Queensland83,884,578 t17.6 t48.5 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

Cairns CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)90,216 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)32,634 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (10)
DroughtMedium (5)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
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. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. 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). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
3/14/1111:07 PM3.668.4 kmNoneQueensland, Australiausgs.gov

Cairns

Cairns (/ˈkænz/), is a major city on the east coast of Far North Queensland in Australia. The city is the 5th most populous in Queensland and 14th overall in Australia. Cairns was founded in 1876 and named after William Wellington Cairns, Governor of..  ︎  Cairns Wikipedia Page

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