Australia is the world’s sixth largest country, comprising an area of approximately 7.7 million square kilometres. It is comprised of six states and two territories
Australia is an increasingly diverse, multicultural nation. It boasts a harmonious community which has benefited from an active program of immigration over the last 50 years.
It has one of the strongest, flexible economies in the world. The economy has grown (on average) by approximately 3.1 per cent per from 1990 to 2017.
In 2017, the Gross Domestic Product of Australia was approximately AUD1.422 billion. The strong economic growth has been coupled with low inflation, whilst the unemployment rate in Australia was 5.5 per cent in 2018 compared to 5.8 per cent in 2016
Australia has the 4th largest economy in the Asia Pacific region after Japan, China and Korea.