Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the world’s sixth-largest country by total area. Canbera is capital of Australia. It has six States and two territories. Australia has maintained a stable liberal democratic political system that functions as a federal parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy. The federation comprises six states and several territories. Australia is a developed country and one of the wealthiest in the world, with the world’s12th-largest economy. In 2012 Australia had the world’s fifth-highest per capita income. Australia ranks highly in many international comparisons of national performance, such as quality of life, health, education, economic freedom, and the protection of civil liberties and political rights.

Australia’s climate is governed mostly by its size and by the hot, sinking air of the subtropical high pressure belt. This moves north and south with the seasons. … The northern part of the country has a tropical climate, varying between tropical rain forests, grasslands and desert.

The geography of Australia encompasses a wide variety of bio geographic regions being the world’s smallest continent but the sixth-largest country in the world. The population of Australia is concentrated along the eastern and southeastern coasts.

The demography of Australia covers basic statistics, most populous cities, ethnicity and religion. The population of Australia is estimated to be 25,581,000 as of 11 January 2020. Australia is the 52nd most populous country in the world and the most populous Oceania country.

School education is 13 years and divided into: Primary school – Runs for seven or eight years, starting at Kindergarten/Preparatory through to Year 6 or 7. Secondary school – Runs for three or four years, from Years 7 to 10 or 8 to 10.