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1
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What is the mean age of the workforce

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36

2
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What is the average income in australia

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$82,000

3
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What is the population of austrailai

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4.8 million

4
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What percfentage of austrialai population is born overseas

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30%

5
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What type of sector is australia

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Sydney has a strong quaternary sector (ICT)

6
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Adult salaries (2015)

A

AU$82,000 a year

AU’s average incomes = higher than UK’s

7
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Sydney quality of life

A

10th in the World

An ‘alpha’ city

8
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De-regulating banking

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Allowing overseas banks to work in a particular city or country

9
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Sydney climate

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A ‘Sun-belt’ city, sunny climate than encourages people to live/ work there

10
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What makes Sydney so successful?

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Strong economy

Attractive for business

High incomes

Sun-belt city

11
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Levels of multiple deprivation

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Sydney has low levels of deprivation

Does have areas of deprivation (Especially in Western suburbs) but employment levels are generally high with above average income

12
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Why is Sydney the leading financial centre from the Asia-Pacific region?

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Has high levels of FDI from overseas-owned banks and TNCs

13
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Result of international migration into Sydney

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Over 1.2 million British-born people now living in Australia

Multicultural with over 250 languages spoken there

1.5 million of Sydney’s residents born over seas

14
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What is the minimum wage in AUS

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$20.33 per hour

15
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What percentage of audtriala is unemployed

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4.2%

16
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What percentage of AUS is employed

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63.8%

17
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What percentage of salaries are higher in the AUS compared to UK

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Salaries are on average 28% higher in Australia than they are in the UK

18
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How many people ages 20-34 with a bachelor degree or higher

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40.6

19
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What percentage of AUS graudate

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In Australia, 51.9% of people aged over 15 years had completed Year 12 schooling (or equivalent) as of 2016

20
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How many people migrated to austrlaia 2020

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7.5 million migrants

21
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Where does austrlaias education rank?

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39th out of 41

22
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Australias largest emplyer

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Wesfarmers

23
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How many employees in wesfarmers

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220k

24
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How many professionls jobs in 2016

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2.37 million