Australia the sixth largest country on the planet by the land area it covers, is also the smallest continent on globe. This Oceania country was officially named Commonwealth of Australia and is made up of Australian continent mainland, island of Tasmania and many other small islands. On the west the Indian Ocean boundaries Australia and on the east it’s bounded by Pacific Ocean. The total land area that this continent covers is 7.7 million square kilometers. Australia also is the only nation that governs an entire continent. Canberra is the capital city while Sydney is the largest city in this country.
Australia is ranked among the wealthiest of countries on earth and is ranked top 12th on the world economy ranking. Also there are many parameters on which Australia ranks much better on the global comparisons which are health, quality of life, education, protection of civil rights, economic freedom and political rights. The country is a member of many organizations like United Nations, G 20 Commonwealth of Nations, PECD, World Trade Organization, Pacific Islands forum and others.
The official language that is spoken in Australia is English and the currency used here is Australian Dollar, AUD. The number of islands that make up for this oceanic country is 8222. Also, the most important source of revenue here is tourism alongside mineral resources exports and rural exports.
Australia is a popular name among the most attractive tourist destinations on globe and is bestowed with many world famous landmarks and monuments for visitors.
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