Australia
 
 
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Population
24,450,561 Source
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Welcome to Australia

Australia Flag Description
blue with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and a large seven-pointed star in the lower hoist-side quadrant known as the Commonwealth or Federation Star, representing the federation of the colonies of Australia in 1901; the star depicts one point for each of the six original states and one representing all of Australia's internal and external territories; on the fly half is a representation of the Southern Cross constellation in white with one small five-pointed star and four larger, seven-pointed stars

Independence / Republic Days
Independence from the United Kingdom : 1 January 1901

Capital
Canberra

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Calling code
+61

Currency
Australian dollar (AUD)

Official languages
English

Location
Oceania, continent between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean

Geographic coordinates
27 00 S, 133 00 E

Map references
Oceania

Area
total: 7,741,220 sq km
country comparison to the world: 6
land: 7,682,300 sq km
water: 58,920 sq km
note: includes Lord Howe Island and Macquarie Island

Area - comparative
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Coastline
25,760 km

Maritime claims
territorial sea: 12 nm
contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
continental shelf: 200 nm or to the edge of the continental margin

Elevation extremes
lowest point: Lake Eyre -15 m
highest point: Mount Kosciuszko 2,229 m

Nationality
noun: Australian(s)
adjective: Australian

Languages
English 76.8%, Mandarin 1.6%, Italian 1.4%, Arabic 1.3%, Greek 1.2%, Cantonese 1.2%, Vietnamese 1.1%, other 10.4%, unspecified 5% (2011 est.)

National symbol(s)
Southern Cross constellation (five, seven-pointed stars); kangaroo; emu

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