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Australia

Key facts

Population: 23.9m (2015)
Official language: No official language in the constitutions. However Australian english is spoken by about 81% of the population.
Currency:
Australian dollar
Important ministries:
Department of Education, Department of Culture and Communications
Official statistics office:
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Trade associations:
Australian Book Publishers Association ) and Australian Booksellers Association
Annual Book Fair: Sydney Writers’ Festival held annually in May.
VAT/GST on books: 10% on both print and ebooks.
Fixed book price system: No

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PA market report Australia 2005
Book market statistics August 2017