Australians eating out more and more: study

  1. Find and list at least one example of each of "average", "total", "percentage" and "rate" in this article.
  2. Using the numbers in the first paragraph, estimate the population of Australia.
  3. What is the total number of restaurants, cafes, takeaway outlets and fast-food chain outlets across the country?
  4. How many restaurants and cafes were there a decade ago? How many fast food chain outlets?
  5. How many more fast-food outlets are there per 100,000 people in America than in Australia?

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