It's worth noting that many recipients have been located either via the town or suburb they live in, the state they live in or the country they reside in (there recipients are based outside Australia).
Diving deeper into the data we can see the following patterns:
By far the most awarded category is for community involvement. Many recipients had been volunteers for their local communities.
The most populous states of New South Wales and Victoria were well represented, however as a percentage of their population, the ACT and Tasmania were over-represented, whilst Queensland and Western Australia were under-represented.
Comparing Males v Females, males were definitely over represented with roughly two-thirds of the total awards going to males.