Australian Embassy Information
Australia, also known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is the sixth-largest country based on total area. It is a sovereign country that makes up the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is neighbored by several countries, including Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, East Timo, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and New Zealand. The country has a population of 26 million. Australia is highly urbanised and most of the population resides on the eastern seaboard. The capital is Canberra, and its largest city is Sydney, though it houses several major metropolitan areas, including Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide.
Contact Information (1)
Phone: (202) 797-3000
Fax: (202) 797-3168
Ambassador Information (2)
Ambassador: Joseph Benedict HOCKEY
Date of Presentation of Credentials: 01/28/16
Information About Australia:
Total Population3: 25,500
Sex Ratio3: 99.2 males per 100 females
Population Growth3: 1.27 percent
Total Fertility (Expected total births per woman over a lifetime)4: 1.83 live births
Life Expectancy At Birth5: 83.20 years
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