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Community profile

The Queanbeyan-Palerang Community Profile enables you to analyse the population characteristics of our community, understand how they have changed over time and how they compare to other areas.

The profile presents data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Census of Population and Housing in 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 for the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council Local Government Area and for smaller areas within it. The 2011 Census data is now available. This data is presented in easy-to-use tables, charts and commentary covering a wide range of Census questions.

The profile answers the majority of frequently asked socio-demographic questions and assists Council, the general public, students, community groups, organisations, business and investors to become more informed about the local community.

The Queanbeyan-Palerang Community Atlas presents key socio-demographic characteristics for the area as interactive maps. Based on data from the ABS 2006 Census of Population and Housing, each map is prepared using Census Collector Districts providing the finest level of detail to help identify spatial aptterns and trends in the area.

The Economic Profile presents economic information for the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council area that enables you to describe the area's role within the broader economy, explore options for economic development and promote the area's strengths.

Based on data from the 2011 Census of Population and Housing (Australian Bureau of Statistics), each map is prepared using Census Collector Districts providing the finest level of detail to help identify spatial patterns and trends in the City. The data is updated regularly with the last update having occurred in the second half of 2010.

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