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About Australia

Australia is a stable, democratic society with a skilled workforce and a diversified, competitive economy and is one of only ten countries globally that is rated AAA from all three major ratings agencies. With a population of approximately 25.6 million, Australia is the only nation to govern an entire continent and is the sixth largest country in the world by land area. Australia’s multicultural society includes its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and migrants from many countries worldwide. Its workforce is relatively large and highly trained, with many senior managers and technical staff possessing international experience.

Government relationships

The Australian Government provides support to all Australian states and territories

Data sources: Australian Bureau of Statistics and Bloomberg