The State of Australian Cities 2013 report details changes in urban population and settlement and examines indicators relating to productivity, sustainability and livability for the nation’s 18 biggest cities.

The massive report was launched by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Anthony Albanese and compiled by the Major Cities Unit within his department. “While Australia’s major cities remain among the world’s most liveable with bicycle use at the highest level in 40 years, changing work-force patterns…