Analysis of the Changing Resident Demographic Profile of Australias Mining Communities

The Australian mining and resources sector has experienced unprecedented growth over the last decade. While the sector has seen a recent slowdown in growth, the long-term demand for Australian mineral resources will continue. For the purposes of this Report, the ‘Mining’ industry is defined according to the ABS ANZSIC Classification (2006) and includes units mainly engaged in Coal Mining , Oil and Gas Extraction, Metal Ore Mining, Non-Metallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying, Exploration and Other Mining Support Services (i.e. Mineral Exploration). At points in the Report, it has been possible to extract the Oil and Gas subset to obtain a picture of the Oil and Gas industry as a discrete entity.

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