Businesses in Canberra

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.5%
 Restaurants: 11.8%
 Professional Services: 9%
 Industry: 8.2%
 Home Services: 7.4%
 Medical: 6.9%
 Education: 5.2%
 Other: 33%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons804.30.2
Hairdressers584.30.1
Public administration1114.10.3
Education other444.30.1
Banks403.00.1
Loan companies1534.20.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets444.20.1
General contractors654.60.2
Real estate774.10.2
Other accommodation364.00.1
Construction of buildings474.20.1
Dentists514.60.1
Health and medical1374.20.3
Accountants474.40.1
Advertising and marketing374.90.1
Corporate management1284.30.3
Employment agencies423.50.1
Lawyers legal1634.10.4
Specialized design424.70.1
Bars, pubs and taverns603.90.2
Cafes1674.00.4
Clothing stores1264.10.3
Electronics stores984.10.2
Office supplies and stationery stores714.00.2
Pharmacies and drug stores383.90.1
Shopping other364.10.1
Women's clothing593.90.1
Area of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory629 km²
Population396,970
Male Population196,415 (49.5%)
Female Population200,556 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +72.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.5%
Median Age34.8
Male Median Age33.9
Female Median Age35.7
NeighborhoodsActon, City, Civic, Greenway, Holder, Manuka, New Acton, Weston
Local TimeSaturday 2:10 PM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Standard Time
Weather13.8°C clear sky
Lat & Lng-35.28346° / 149.12807°
Postal Codes02002600260126022603More

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory - Map

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population229,952283,089316,407396,970
Population Density365.6 / km²450.1 / km²503.0 / km²631.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Canberra Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory+72.6%+40.2%+25.5%
Australian Capital Territory+72.6%+40.2%+25.5%
Australia+72.6%+40.3%+25.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Median Age

Median Age: 34.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory34.8 years35.7 years33.9 years
Australian Capital Territory34.8 years35.7 years33.9 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 513,70512,68426,390
5-912,26611,46123,728
10-1411,90611,44823,354
15-1913,76212,96926,731
20-2417,54316,96834,511
25-2917,07417,04334,117
30-3415,28315,54730,830
35-3914,83815,07529,914
40-4414,16314,62828,792
45-4913,24314,03427,278
50-5412,53013,36825,898
55-5910,95711,66722,625
60-649,92610,42220,349
65-696,8647,20414,069
70-744,6955,2949,989
75-793,3503,9787,328
80-842,4423,2205,663
85 Plus1,8673,5465,414
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Population Density

Population Density: 631.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory396,970629 km²631.1 / km²
Australian Capital Territory398,2882,358 km²168.9 / 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

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1930 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 Canberra
 Area Code 2: 78.5%
 Area Code 4: 20.7%
 Other: 0.8%

Business distribution by price for Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

 Inexpensive: 46.2%
 Moderate: 36.8%
 Expensive: 10.3%
 Very Expensive: 6.7%

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

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory8,353,510 t21 t13,280 t/km²
Australian Capital Territory8,580,030 t21.5 t3,638 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

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)8,353,510 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita21 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)13,280 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (2)
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* 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. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
3. 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.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
4/19/1212:09 PM3.748.1 km4,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
8/13/066:30 AM3.352.9 km3,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
4/21/061:11 AM3.152.4 km5,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
3/1/0610:17 PM3.453.9 km3,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
1/14/035:43 AM3.131.5 km10,000 mnear the southeast coast of Australiausgs.gov
7/4/771:05 PM4.276.4 km20,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov
6/30/775:48 AM4.276.4 km20,000 mNew South Wales, Australiausgs.gov

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Canberra (/ˈkænbrə/ or /ˈkænbərə/) is the capital city of Australia. With a population of 381,488, it is Australia's largest inland city and the eighth-largest city overall. The city is located at the northern end of the Australian Capital Territory ..  ︎  Canberra Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Canberra
 Postal Code 2601: 63%
 Postal Code 2600: 10.2%
 Other: 26.8%

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