Statistics

1528 Employers
9 States
73 New Jobs This Week
354 Jobs



/ AT/ Australia Facts/ Queensland

Queensland: Quick Facts


AustraliaTeachers.com - Victoria State Facts

Queensland is a state of Australia, in the north-east of the country. It is the second largest state by area and the third largest state by population.

Queensland is also Australia's most decentralised state: The capital and largest city is Brisbane, but others regional centres include the Gold Coast (the state's second largest city and a major tourism destination), Rockhampton, Townsville, Mackay, Cairns, Toowoomba, and Mount Isa. Queensland is often nicknamed the Sunshine State, since a sizable portion of the state is in the tropics.

Capital City:

Brisbane

Government:

Constitutional Monarchy

Population: (March 2005)

3,945,800

Population Density:

2.28/kmē

Area:

1,852,642 kmē

Time Zone:

UTC+10

Gross State Product (2001-02) ($m):

$115,530

Product per Capita (2001-02):

$31,479/person

Federal Representation (House Seats):

28

Federal Representation (Senate Seats):

12

Highest Point:

Mt. Meharry (1,253 m)

State Web Site:

www.qld.gov.au


For more websites about Queensland check out Queensland Links.
- Need to put link to Queensland section of Web Directory



About AT   |   Terms & Conditions of Use   |   Privacy Policy  
Information for Job Seekers   |  Information for Employers   |   Information for Advertisers
Contact Us   |   Tech Support
Site and Contents © 2000- AustraliaTeachers.com. All Rights Reserved.