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This FACT indicates the broadacre production in tonnes in each state and territory per annum from 2015/16. This number is represented in millions.
In Australia, broadacre is land suitable for farms practicing large-scale crop (agriculture) operations, and includes wheat, oats, barley, triticale, sorghum, rice, maize, other cereals, canola, other oilseeds, peanuts, other pulses, cotton lint, and sugar cane for crushing. Across Australia, these crops span 253,194 kilometres and above. The state with the highest production of broadacre is Queensland with 34,937,216 tonnes per annum. The state with the lowest is the Australian Capital Territory with 104 tonnes.
This FACT indicates the distance in kilometres from each cities centre to the closest coastal beach. Australia boasts having some of the best beaches on the planet, with huge stretches of coastline spanning nearly 37,000 km. It also has the most number of beaches of any nation: 11,011. Most of Australia’s cities and towns are situated on the coast and are within a few kilometres of the ocean. Around 12 million people, or 85% of Australia’s population, live within one hour’s drive of the coast. the cities and there respective closest beach are as follows: Adelaide - West Beach, Brisbane - Manly, Canberra - Bateman Bay, Darwin - Mindil Beach, Hobart - Short Beach, Melbourne - Beaconfield, Perth - City Beach, Sydney - Bondi Beach. (http://www.wikiaustralia.com/articles/australias-best-beaches/) The city with the shortest distance to the beach is Hobart with 2.3 km. The city with the longest distance is Canberra with 148 km.
This FACT indicates the total number of live music venues, including bars, hotels, restaurants, cafes, and clubs, in each Australian state, according to the Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA), as of September 2011.
The state with the highest total number is New South Wales, at 1296 venues. The state with the lowest total is the Australian Capital Territory at 42 venues.
This FACT indicates the number of people who speak Greek at home per 100,000 persons. In the middle of the 20th century, thousands of Greeks immigrated into Australia as part of the Australian Government “Populate or Perish” incentive. Most Greek immigrants settled in Melbourne, Adelaide and Sydney as they seemed like the best places to find work. During this time, the Greeks influenced a large cultural change in Australian cities with the growth of Greek cuisine and community clubs in each city. This data was collected for the 2016 ABS Census. The city with highest number per 100,000 persons is Melbourne at 2394.22, closely followed by Darwin at 2319.7. The city with the lowest number is Perth at 233.35.
This FACT indicates the number of people with a bachelor’s degree qualification who are female. A bachelor’s degree is typically earned after undertaking 3 to 5 years undergraduate study, although this range can vary depending on the field of study, study load, and of course, the student’s diligence.