Australia

Where there are Torres Strait Islanders there is a community

Australia's system of government is based on the liberal democratic tradition, which includes religious tolerance and freedom of speech and association. The Commonwealth of Australia was created on January 1, 1901 - Federation Day when sixformer British colonies - now the six States of Australia - agreed to form a union.

Economy Aspects

Australia, a vibrant free-market democracy, has recorded impressive economic progress unmarred by recession for more than 25 years.Australia is internationally competitive in services, technologies, and high-value-added manufactured goods. Mining and agriculture are important sources of exports.Australia is one of the wealthiest Asia–Pacific nations and has enjoyed more than two decades of economic expansion.Regulatory efficiency: Australia’s regulatory environment is one of the world’s most transparent and efficient and is highly conducive to entrepreneurship.

Social Aspects

Background The indigenous Aboriginal people of Australia have been living in this land for at least 45,000 years. In the late 18th century Australia was colonised by Great Britain. It was a collection of British colonies until 1901 when Australia became an independent country.Australia is a multicultural country,currently one third of australians were born in another country.Immigration has helped Australiabecome a prosperous and dynamic country.Australia has a population of 22.3 millions Birth rate: 12/1000 Death rate:7/1000

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