AUSTRALIA
FLAG COUNTRY FACT FILE

  • Population: 20.3 million (official estimate, 2005)
  • Capital: Canberra
  • Area: 7.7 million sq km (2.9 million sq miles)
  • Major language: English
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • LIfe expectancy: 78 years (men), 83 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: 1 Australian dollar = 100 cents
  • Main exports: Ores and metals; wool, food and live animals; fuels, transport machinery and equipment
  • GNI per capita: US $26,900 (World Bank, 2005)
 
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