Essay on Australi The Nation Of Australia

1095 Words Nov 21st, 2016 5 Pages
Commonly referred to as Australia, the official name is Commonwealth of Australia. It is “the smallest continent in the world, and also the 6th largest country in the world” (MistaCMS). Australia is located in the southern part of the Pacific Ocean. Most of Australia is a desert and contains little water; however, there are many beaches located on the coastline. In the south part it contains mountains, including Mount Kosciusko and the Australian Alps. The north part of Australia is made of rainforests, has warmer weather, and it has a tourist attraction called the Daintree Rainforest. The size of Australia is “7,682,300 sq. km” and has the population of “21,575,341” (MistaCMS). The capital city is Canberra, and while there is no official language, English is the most common. The primary religion practiced is Christianity. The currency used is the Australian dollar.
Industries & Markets According to an article, “Key Industries in Australia,” from Australiance, the top industries include: financial, business consulting firms, metals and mining, energy and utilities, industrial and material, and healthcare/pharmaceutical. As stated in the article, Australia’s banks are rated among the safest banks in the world. Australia has natural resources that can provide for a huge industry for energy and utilities. “The country has outstanding energy assents and huge resources like coal, uranium, oil, and natural gas as well as renewable energy assets. In the other hand, water,…

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