Australia is a prosperous developed country, with a multicultural society. It ranks
highly in many international comparisons of national performance such as human development,
quality of life, health care, life expectancy, public education, economic freedom
and the protection of civil liberties and political rights. Australian cities rank
among the world's highest in terms of cultural offerings and quality of life. It
is a member of the United Nations, G20, Commonwealth of Nations, OECD, ANZUS, APEC,
South Pacific Forum and the World Trade Organization.
Australia has six states—New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania,
Victoria, and Western Australia—and two major mainland territories—the Northern
Territory and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
Main Cities : Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Brisbane and Adelaide