Brisbane Community Profiles

Brisbane Community Profiles makes it easy to find and analyse data. As a business, you can understand your market. As a resident, you can research different locations in Greater Brisbane and Brisbane City Council areas.

Current statistics

Current population

1,231,605

LGA

2,462,637

GB

Population growth

1.8%

LGA

2.0%

GB

Labour force

710,627

LGA

NA*

GB

Unemployment rate

5.6%

LGA

NA*

GB

Number of businesses

127,895

LGA

205,747

GB

* NA = Not available. The data for these statistics is temporarily unavailable and will be updated as soon as possible.

LGA refers to the Brisbane City Council Local Government area
GB refers to the Australian Bureau of Statistics defined Greater Capital City Statistical Area for Brisbane

About Brisbane Community Profiles

Using the latest demographic, social and economic data, you can generate profiles about:

  • the people who live in an area (resident profile)
  • workers and businesses operating in an area (workforce profile)
  • how an area has changed over time (time series profile).

You can also compare data from two different areas.

Data is sourced from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Commonwealth and Queensland Governments.

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To generate your Brisbane Community Profile, follow the steps below.

Note about mobile devices

The below community profiles tool is not currently optimised for mobile viewing and is best viewed on a larger screen.

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Last updated:6 February 2020