top facts about Australia

SHARE

top facts about Australia:



Nationality: Australian

Languages: English, Mandarin

Religions: Protestents, Catholics and others

Population: 22,751,014

Median Age: 38.4

Population Growth Rate:1.07%

Birth Rate:  1.21%

Death Rate: 0.71%

Electricity Production: 239.7 billion kWh

Electricity Exports: 0 kWh

Electricity Imports : 0 kWh

Telephones- Landline: 9.19 million

Telephone- Mobile Cellular:   31 million

Airports: 480

Airports with Paved Runways :   349

Heliports: 1

Railways: 36,967 km

Road Ways: 823,217

Water Ways: 2000 km

Passports Validity:  must be valid at the time of entry




Introduction:
Prehistoric settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia at least 40000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century

Economy :
Following two decades of continuous growth low unemployment contained inflation very low public debt and a strong and stable financial system, Australia enters 2015 facing a range of growth constraints, principally driven by a sharp fall i global prices of key export commodities

top facts about Australia


top facts about Australia



  • You are required to show up to vote in Australia . If you don't you'll face a fine .


  • In 2009 snipers were deployed in Australia to protect a colony of title penguins from Predators


  • There are over 10 million koalas before British settlers arrived in Australia . Now there are around 43000 in the wild


  • There's a plant native to "Australia" that will make you vomit in pure agony just by touching it . The sting in potent enough to kill humans and horses


  • The last time somebody died from  spider bite in Australia was in 1981


  • In 1892 over 200 people left Australia to create New Australia a utopian socialist settlement in Paraguay


  • Burning mountain , Australia has an underground natural coal fire that has been burning for about 6000 years


top facts about Australia


  • Australia is an island surrounded by 8000 smaller islands


  • Australia has 10 time more camels than koalas


  • Australia's Highway 1 is the world's longest national highway . With about 14500 km it circumnavigates the entire country


  • 10% of Britons think Australia is further away than the Moon , a survey found in 2013


  • Australia has over 10000 beaches . You could visit a new beach every day for over 27 years


  • The Town Docker River in Australia was once invaded by 6000 camels that came in search of water


  • The world largest cattle station , Anna Creek Station in Australia , is larger than Israel


SHARE
  • submit to reddit
  • 0 comments: