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Country Profile

Population (2014):  22.5 million
Capital: Canberra
Area: 7,741,220 sq km
Main Language:  English, Mandarin, Italian, Arabic and others
Religions: Protestant 28.8%, Catholic 25.3%, Eastern Orthodox 2.6%, other Christian 4.5%, Buddhist 2.5%, Muslim 2.2%, Hindu 1.3%, other 8.5%, unspecified 2.2%, none 22.3%
Currency:  Australian Dollar
GDP (2013): US$1.488 trillion
GDP per capita (2013): US$67,422
GDP growth (2013): 2.5%
GDP contribution by sector (2013): Agriculture 3.8%, Industry 27.4%, Services 68.7%
Urban population (2012): 89.3%
Life Expectancy (2014): 82.07 years
International dialling code: (+61)