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2013/14 City of Darwin annual report

Details:

Title

2013/14 City of Darwin annual report

Other title

City of Darwin annual report 2013/14

Creator

City of Darwin

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; City of Darwin annual report; Annual Report

Date

2014-11-26

Notes

Made available by via Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)

Language

English

Subject

Darwin (N.T.); Council; Periodical; Annual report

Publisher name

City of Darwin

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

City of Darwin annual report; Annual Report

Volume

2013/14

File type

application/pdf

Use

Copyright

Copyright owner

City of Darwin

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00042

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/817299

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/817300

Page content

CITY OF DARWIN Annual Report 2013/14 28 CITY OF DARWIN Annual Report 2013/14 29 City of Darwin Key facts and Infrastructure 2013/14 Amount of green space in the Darwin municipality* 623 hectares Number of parks 221 Total kilometres of Council managed sealed roads 442km Total kilometres of Council footpaths 440km Total kilometres of Council shared paths 70.0km Total kilometres of Council managed storm water pipes 336km Total kilometres of Council managed lined open drains 17.5km Total number of driveways 18,468 Total number of street trees 45,000 Total trees in reserves, parks, gardens and sporting areas 65,000 Libraries 4 Community centres 3 Total walkways 246 Swimming pools 3 Ovals 17 Outdoor exercise stations 10 Child care centres 7 Multi-storey car parks 2 Off-street car parks 11 Local government area 112km2 Playgrounds 117 Liberty swings 2 Bird species# 312 Reptile species# 62 Amphibian species# 13 Mammal species# 34 # Source: Natural Resource Management InfoNet Native Species http://www.ntinfonet.org.au/infonet2/# City of Darwin Key Population Statistics 2011 2006 2001 Change 2001 to 2011 number % number % number % number Usual resident population Total population 72,930 100 66,290 100 64,342 100 Males 37,826 51.9 34,208 51.6 33,369 51.9 0 Females 35,104 48.1 32,082 48.4 30,973 48.1 0 Population characteristics Indigenous 6,155 8.4 6,233 9.4 5,752 8.9 403 Australian born 45,443 62.3 45,408 68.5 44,616 69.3 -827 Overseas born 19,458 26.7 14,185 21.4 13,980 21.7 5,478 Australian citizens 55,724 76.4 55,083 83.1 55,188 85.8 536 Average household size (persons) 2.6 - 2.5 - 2.6 - 0 Median total household income ($/weekly) 1,809 - 1,286 - 1,1991 - 610 Median mortgage repayment ($/monthly) 2,167 - 1,343 - 1,1992 - 968 Median rent ($/weekly) 360 - 200 - 1993 - 161 Age structure Infants 0 to 4 years 4,861 6.7 4,427 6.7 4,536 7.0 325 Children 5 to 17 years 11,903 16.3 11,793 17.8 12,116 18.8 -213 Adults 18 to 64 50,879 69.7 46,101 69.5 44,745 69.5 6,134 Mature Adults 65 to 84 4,976 6.8 3,723 5.6 2,715 4.2 2,261 Seniors >84 years 313 0.4 245 0.4 224 0.3 89 Median Age 34 - 33 - 33 - 1 Source: ABS 2011 Census data, based on usual place of residence 1 - 2 2001 Census data reports a median range from $1,000 - $1,199 3 2001 Census data reports a media range from $150 - $199 * 425ha actively maintained and 198ha urban bushland of green space 623 hectares of council footpaths 440 km playgrounds 118 DARWIN cOMMUNIty eveNt fUN IN tHe pARks OveRLOOkINg BOtANIcAL gARDeNs < >


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