|Economy: Capitalist (based on
agriculture and minerals).
Major Exports: meat
(largest exporter), wool (30% of worlds' supply),
wheat (9th largest exporter),
machinery, aluminum (largest producer) , coal,
gold, iron, industrial diamonds (largest producer)
Major Imports: computers
and office equipment, aircraft, transport
equipment, crude oil, and petroleum products.
Partners: Japan, USA, ASEAN, European
Union, New Zealand, Korea (All-Australian website).
Job Type: 80%
of Australian workers work in a service sector
Australian workers work in manufacturing
Australian workers are rural
Females in Workforce: 42%