|Land Area||7,682,300 km2|
|Water Area||58,920 km2|
|Total Area||7,741,220km2 (#6)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Democracy (Federal Parliament) Under A Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm|
|GDP (PPP)||$1,190.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$48,800|
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- Latitude/Longitude (Absolute Locations)
Canberra: (capital city) 35º 33' S, 149º 18' E
Darwin: 12º 38' S, 130º 88' E
Hobart: 47º 89' S, 147º 35' E
Perth: 31º 92' S, 115º 91' E
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