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Map of Australia

Map of Australia

Demonym: Australian, Aussie
Population: 22,507,617 (2014)
Government: parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Capital City: Canberra
Capital Coordinates: 35°18′S 149°08′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC +10
Currency: Australian dollar
Currency Code: AUD
Currencies Issued: cent dollar pound shilling
GDP: $795.3 billion (2008)
Per Capita Income: $37,298 (2008)
GDP Growth Rate: 2.50% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 2.40% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 5.70% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $1.4 trillion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: AU
Internet Country Code: .au
Number of Internet Users: 15810000 (2009)
Calling Code: 61
Electrical Generation Capacity: 59130000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1901 from United Kingdom
Area: 7,686,850 square km (7,617,930 km land) (68,920 km water)
Coastline: 25,760 km
Lowest Point: Lake Eyre (-15 m)
Highest Point: Mount Kosciuszko (2,229 m)
Life Expectancy: 82.07 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.77 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 4.43 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.10% (2009)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 26.80% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.929 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 8.8 (2011)
Literacy: 99.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 6

Number of stamps in catalogue: 153

Location of Australia in Australia/Oceania

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