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Listed below is the latest released estimated resident population of Queensland as at 30 June 2014.

This population counter shows an estimate of Queensland’s current population.

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Welcome to the Queensland Government Statistician’s Office (QGSO) website. This site contains a wide range of demographic, economic and social data relating to the state of Queensland, as well as information about using statistics and the services we provide.

Housing development

Residential land development activity profiles are updated quarterly and provide a comprehensive summary of recent development and dwelling activity indicators within selected Queensland local government areas and regional planning areas. Topics covered include broadhectare land supply, uncompleted lots (approvals, operational works, and certifications), lot registrations, lot sales, dwelling approvals and dwelling sales.


The Bowen BasinSurat Basin, and Gladstone region population reports provide estimates of the number of fly‑in/fly‑out and drive‑in/drive‑out (FIFO/DIDO) workers living in these regions during the last week of June 2014, and their use of commercial accommodation. This information is based on data collected by QGSO in 2014.


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Australian Gambling Statistics is a comprehensive set of statistics related to gambling in Australia which is compiled annually by Queensland Government Statistician’s Office in co‑operation with all Australian state and territory governments. This 30th edition incorporates information on all legalised gambling in Australia up to and including 2012–13.


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At a Glance

State final demand Sep qtr 14 Decrease Arrow 1.8%
Retail trade Oct 14 0.0%
Building approvals Oct 14 Decrease Arrow 0.7%
Business investment Sep qtr 14 Decrease Arrow 18.6%
Exports (goods overseas) 2013–14p $44.9b
Inflation (CPI) Sep qtr 14 Increase Arrow 2.6%
Employment growth Nov 14 Decrease Arrow 0.2%
Employed persons Nov 14 2.32m
Unemployment rate Nov 14 6.9%
Population Jun qtr 14 4.72m

Latest Releases

Reg Labour Force Nov 14
Emp by Industry Dec qtr 14
Population Jun qtr 14
Residential Land Jun qtr 2014
Labour Force Nov 14
Broadhectare Reg Oct 14
Retail Trade Oct 14
National Accounts Sep qtr 14

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