Median age

Domain: 
Demography
Sub-Domain: 
Population size and structure
Measure: 
Median age in a local government area
Rationale: 
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Queensland’s general population is ageing. This trend is projected to increase significantly over the next few decades, which has implications for health, employment, housing and community infrastructure (ABS, 2010).

Data Source: 
Queensland Regional Profiles, Office of Statistical and Economic Research, QLD Treasury, 2012
References: 
Australian Bureau of Statistics (2010) “Australian Social Trends 2010”. Retrieved from http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Previousproducts/4102.0Main%20Features1Jun%202010?opendocument&tabname=Summary&prodno=4102.0&issue=Jun%202010&num=&view=


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