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Contents: States and Local Government Areas

The population of the Australian states and local government areas (LGAs) according to official estimates.

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2019-06-30
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)Territory321,538335,170367,985403,104426,704
CanberraCapital Territory321,538335,170367,985403,104426,704
New South WalesFederal State6,530,3496,742,6907,218,5297,732,8588,089,817
AlburyCity45,26547,56649,45152,17154,353
Armidale Regional (incl. Guyra)Area29,05828,47929,67830,31330,779
BallinaArea37,85639,53740,74742,99344,628
BalranaldArea2,7512,5072,3532,3302,338
Bathurst RegionalArea35,50436,91639,96042,24443,618
Bayside (Rockdale - Botany Bay)Area129,075133,205144,985164,534178,396
Bega ValleyArea30,42531,82933,12833,94134,476
BellingenArea12,63412,71612,92312,95112,996
BerriganArea8,0758,1608,2978,6098,750
BlacktownCity263,103278,894312,346348,030374,451
BlandArea6,6036,2126,0216,0245,972
BlayneyArea6,4786,7417,2177,3437,379
Blue MountainsCity76,52875,60078,55378,83579,118
BoganArea3,1562,9393,0092,7642,580
BourkeArea3,9193,1853,0532,7622,590
BrewarrinaArea2,1482,0041,8741,7101,611
Broken HillCity20,92919,75319,15118,11417,479
BurwoodArea30,39332,19934,17638,53640,612
ByronArea29,45330,12530,71233,39935,081
CabonneArea12,44712,63413,21113,57713,634
CamdenArea45,16350,62858,43980,264101,437
CampbelltownCity149,192146,538151,173161,566170,943
Canada BayArea61,94068,30980,06592,53496,074
Canterbury-BankstownArea307,592310,578335,940361,862377,917
CarrathoolArea3,2902,8632,6812,7932,799
Central Coast (incl. Gosford City)City294,596303,051322,657336,611343,968
Central DarlingArea2,4322,0002,0591,8811,839
CessnockCity46,82347,42652,48556,72059,985
Clarence ValleyArea48,24749,14951,28751,62251,662
CobarArea5,1415,0444,8834,7754,658
Coffs HarbourCity62,58266,65770,97274,67077,277
CoolamonArea4,0904,0974,2364,3904,341
CoonambleArea4,7974,3054,2264,0513,958
Cootamundra-Gundagai RegionalArea11,39711,25411,30811,29111,235
CowraArea12,98912,75412,52312,65912,743
Cumberland (incl. Holroyd City, Auburn City (parts))Area...180,403203,181225,691241,521
Dubbo Regional (Western Plains Regional)Area47,17647,14849,07951,40453,719
DungogArea8,3388,2458,5569,1019,423
Edward River (Deniliquin - Conargo)Area10,0749,2878,8888,9919,084
EurobodallaArea33,63935,85537,08237,91938,473
FairfieldCity187,825186,117196,479205,675211,695
Federation (Corowa - Urana)Area12,12112,49712,50912,44512,437
ForbesArea10,0629,5409,4699,8179,906
Georges River (Hurstville - Kogarah)Area125,777130,586141,726153,161159,471
GilgandraArea4,7614,6184,5154,2984,239
Glen Innes SevernArea8,8188,9878,9118,9348,871
Goulburn MulwareeArea26,40126,69528,36330,26131,132
Greater Hume ShireArea10,4559,99910,07210,51910,764
GriffithCity24,41224,45025,39526,35627,029
GunnedahArea12,30611,78212,51912,49112,681
GwydirArea5,7165,4285,1025,3265,353
HawkesburyCity62,41261,72564,35366,34667,296
HayArea3,6203,4833,0852,9842,949
HilltopsArea18,01418,21318,79318,75618,704
HornsbyArea...136,162143,273147,385152,059
Hunters HillArea13,29613,66213,89714,65614,980
Inner West (Marrickville - Ashfield - Leichhardt)Area166,693167,602180,301191,194200,811
InverellArea15,63215,84516,58416,81216,890
JuneeArea5,8595,9436,1326,4146,683
KempseyArea27,16428,03229,12829,43129,745
KiamaArea19,79319,62620,80622,11023,386
Ku-ring-gaiArea106,965104,459114,604122,472127,153
KyogleArea9,7399,4919,5379,1148,796
LachlanArea7,5006,8296,7016,3566,075
Lake MacquarieCity186,353188,503196,811202,332205,901
Lane CoveArea31,88031,52733,23337,69440,155
LeetonArea11,83211,56211,40611,40711,445
LismoreCity42,72143,33844,34844,12243,692
LithgowCity20,45120,18620,85021,48421,605
LiverpoolCity158,027169,868188,088211,983227,585
Liverpool PlainsArea7,9777,7177,7617,8477,903
LockhartArea3,5503,2373,0983,1733,285
Lord Howe IslandUnincorporated Area366357392414416
MaitlandCity56,05563,50569,92479,06385,166
Mid-Coast (incl. Greater Taree)Area81,29184,57988,81891,80193,836
Mid-Western RegionalArea22,00321,64123,02024,54625,251
Moree PlainsArea16,10814,40714,04313,62713,261
MosmanArea27,68027,57029,35130,26030,981
Murray RiverArea10,99711,02011,25711,87212,118
Murrumbidgee (incl. Jerilderie)Area4,5484,2193,8883,9293,917
MuswellbrookArea15,09915,63916,32816,46216,377
NambuccaArea18,02618,29919,23519,58019,805
NarrabriArea14,42213,47713,43813,36713,135
NarranderaArea6,6866,1496,1155,9495,899
NarromineArea7,0606,6916,8326,6176,517
NewcastleCity141,001146,623155,550160,707165,571
Northern Beaches (Warringah - Pittwater - Manly)Area229,816233,600251,696265,468273,499
North SydneyArea58,33761,51266,74771,80975,021
OberonArea5,2575,1795,2095,3495,411
OrangeCity36,70136,37439,41941,21042,451
ParkesArea14,92714,60015,08314,92414,837
ParramattaCity...180,919203,205234,444257,197
PenrithCity176,277176,067184,589201,597212,977
Port Macquarie-HastingsArea64,96069,94775,23280,07384,525
Port StephensArea58,50962,13267,21471,11573,481
Queanbeyan-Palerang RegionalArea44,28950,07054,84457,79061,100
RandwickCity124,456125,346137,792148,922155,649
Richmond ValleyArea21,01421,72822,71723,25623,465
RydeCity98,516100,344108,712121,270131,271
ShellharbourCity59,38362,24366,21870,39173,233
ShoalhavenCity86,85690,50596,203101,942105,648
SingletonArea21,06622,53523,52323,57623,461
Snowy Monaro RegionalArea19,44020,00820,38620,55820,795
Snowy Valleys (Tumut - Tumbarumba)Area15,08414,68414,75614,61114,479
StrathfieldArea29,25333,03037,23942,41546,926
Sutherland ShireArea212,458211,230220,250226,461230,611
SydneyCity128,901164,597183,281222,717246,343
Tamworth RegionalArea53,55754,88758,22860,99062,541
TemoraArea6,2886,0085,9536,2106,307
TenterfieldArea6,8426,6666,9906,6976,594
The Hills ShireArea...136,015147,779162,975177,969
TweedArea73,98081,53188,43793,74297,001
Unincorporated Far WestUnincorporated Area854738727698610
Upper Hunter ShireArea13,43013,33314,20614,34414,180
Upper Lachlan ShireArea7,2107,2097,4227,8538,059
UrallaArea6,0525,8946,2416,1476,012
Wagga WaggaCity56,28058,51861,78163,90665,258
WalchaArea3,2823,2593,1193,1303,134
WalgettArea8,2617,1296,7976,3175,953
WarrenArea3,2932,8142,8622,7972,697
Warrumbungle ShireArea10,76210,0349,8989,5629,278
WaverleyArea62,85364,29468,69872,01374,295
WeddinArea3,8263,7223,7593,6773,613
WentworthArea7,1566,9266,8376,9327,053
WilloughbyCity61,39966,48171,13977,88881,189
WingecarribeeArea42,38443,53246,12648,99851,134
WollondillyArea38,17840,96944,60749,85453,149
WollongongCity188,275190,909202,068210,394218,114
WoollahraArea52,67752,99556,32057,74459,387
Yass ValleyArea12,00213,50015,61516,56817,087
Northern TerritoryTerritory201,743209,057231,292245,678245,929
Alice SpringsTown26,84926,70028,48926,51826,390
BarklyRegion7,3157,5647,8387,4267,369
BelyuenShire230199207175175
Central DesertRegion4,6784,4544,2874,1654,231
CoomalieShire1,1251,2341,2751,4121,370
DarwinCity69,63571,36678,46785,32382,886
East ArnhemRegion8,5199,27510,46610,25210,344
KatherineTown9,7069,68910,48810,54110,623
LitchfieldMunicipality15,78216,45120,21825,35525,561
MacDonnellRegion6,6756,7616,7106,7536,917
PalmerstonCity22,41825,16329,38535,97838,270
Roper GulfRegion6,3276,4237,0427,3297,428
Tiwi IslandsRegion2,5232,4322,9702,7772,741
Unincorporated Northern TerritoryUnincorporated Areas7,4778,1419,0717,4987,376
Victoria DalyRegion...3,4413,3213,1423,155
WagaitShire248326420492519
West ArnhemRegion6,2416,4527,1336,9416,881
West DalyRegion...2,9863,5053,6013,693
Other TerritoriesTerritories2,5842,3793,1174,6084,643
Christmas IslandTerritory1,4421,4032,1671,9031,955
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsTerritory600590561546555
Jervis BayTerritory542386389402398
Norfolk IslandTerritory.........1,7571,735
QueenslandFederal State3,571,4694,007,9924,476,7784,845,1525,094,510
AurukunShire1,0741,0891,3981,3231,418
BalonneShire5,4734,7544,8624,4614,360
BananaShire15,53415,02614,81214,57014,156
BarcaldineRegional Council3,4833,3413,2922,9092,849
BarcooShire454370363272266
Blackall TamboRegional Council2,3852,0632,2571,9251,868
BouliaShire566434493436423
BrisbaneCity885,787987,8311,089,8791,184,7521,253,982
BullooShire450380418356325
BundabergRegional Council77,43084,81692,06394,25695,856
BurdekinShire18,15817,45117,77517,32616,971
BurkeShire490512557342354
CairnsRegional Council115,373131,843150,992161,573166,862
CarpentariaShire2,2462,0032,1972,0511,977
Cassowary CoastRegional Council29,53628,60328,63629,28729,794
Central HighlandsRegional Council24,58127,26529,54128,69028,701
Charters TowersRegional Council12,00711,72912,43412,08711,739
CherbourgShire1,1861,1821,2641,2931,331
CloncurryShire3,7543,2483,3423,1253,047
CookShire3,6363,5654,4094,3024,549
CroydonShire282264327296284
DiamantinaShire320291292296291
DoomadgeeShire1,1781,1291,3741,4751,526
DouglasShire10,26410,52411,18612,07012,367
EtheridgeShire997869929807793
FlindersShire2,0501,8441,8401,5821,505
Fraser CoastRegional Council72,78186,11797,661102,962106,712
GladstoneRegional Council45,47952,05159,46163,01763,412
Gold CoastCity379,679450,075515,202575,303620,518
GoondiwindiRegional Council10,21910,36410,90010,81310,799
GympieRegional Council38,06242,62846,83750,32752,446
HinchinbrookShire12,17211,81011,81710,96810,687
Hope ValeShire8758121,0521,0141,117
IpswichCity123,934141,986172,200200,103222,307
IsaacRegional Council18,16920,37223,18821,54320,886
KowanyamaShire9991,0631,112983990
LivingstonShire25,86329,54333,39436,95038,078
Lockhart RiverShire638578520746800
Lockyer ValleyRegional Council28,21331,30535,88039,49941,731
LoganCity234,351259,116287,474314,511334,358
LongreachRegional Council4,5374,1744,2963,7273,470
MackayRegional Council89,337103,567115,960117,218116,763
MapoonShire205247281318333
MaranoaRegional Council12,36812,61213,43712,92612,665
MareebaShire18,12518,75320,74522,03822,730
McKinlayShire1,0459221,085816818
Moreton BayRegional Council283,062331,713390,051439,292469,465
MorningtonShire9911,0821,2201,1971,230
Mount IsaCity20,74320,37422,07919,60618,595
MurwehShire4,9364,6924,7314,3864,295
NapranumShire7858769089891,077
NoosaShire43,49648,08251,03853,92255,873
North BurnettRegional Council10,45010,37810,37410,64610,599
Northern Peninsula AreaRegional Council2,0552,0632,4632,9453,163
Palm IslandShire2,2692,0702,5382,5812,671
ParooShire2,1721,9911,9371,6681,562
PormpuraawShire618621715785845
QuilpieShire1,0861,0121,007825778
RedlandCity115,832130,760143,711152,216158,815
RichmondShire1,128935847806810
RockhamptonRegional Council70,48074,20478,93981,32281,512
Scenic RimRegional Council30,03034,23137,43740,98443,123
SomersetRegional Council17,86619,60822,20025,15326,219
South BurnettRegional Council27,65129,69931,80332,62532,521
Southern DownsRegional Council31,06432,41134,64935,63835,452
Sunshine CoastRegional Council198,931236,654267,241302,841328,428
TablelandsRegional Council21,89423,22824,37225,21725,575
ToowoombaRegional Council134,955145,992155,473164,168169,008
TorresShire3,5313,3733,4773,7993,887
Torres Strait IslandRegional Council4,2444,5484,5784,7755,104
TownsvilleCity142,012159,482180,114191,348195,032
WeipaTown2,1312,9023,4234,0404,333
Western DownsRegional Council28,71529,12232,36534,04934,585
WhitsundayRegional Council27,39630,25532,41634,53835,357
WintonShire1,5851,4231,3801,1541,153
WoorabindaShire1,0148869769991,016
Wujal WujalShire366336287292312
YarrabahShire2,2362,4682,5952,7022,901
South AustraliaFederal State1,503,4611,552,5291,639,6141,712,8431,751,963
AdelaideCity13,21117,47920,92023,55225,456
Adelaide HillsDistrict Council38,54939,16539,69939,63239,977
Adelaide Plains (Mallala)District Council7,3548,1188,4838,9129,137
AlexandrinaDistrict Council18,09121,20824,12526,56227,427
Anangu PitjantjatjaraAboriginal Council2,6612,3102,6602,4982,573
BarossaDistrict Council19,41821,09622,52524,20025,021
Barunga WestDistrict Council2,5852,5902,4962,5922,563
Berri and BarmeraDistrict Council11,27311,23910,73310,83510,842
BurnsideCity42,40343,41444,09245,21645,816
CampbelltownCity46,54447,38349,78851,08052,192
CedunaDistrict Council3,6253,7023,5953,5663,442
Charles SturtCity102,897103,364108,680114,980118,943
Clare and Gilbert ValleysDistrict Council8,3478,3708,8719,2449,424
CleveDistrict Council...2,0001,8141,8161,792
Coober PedyDistrict Council2,4141,9841,7601,8181,834
Copper CoastDistrict Council10,98811,64913,12614,47215,010
EllistonDistrict Council1,1501,1641,0661,0701,008
Flinders RangesDistrict Council1,8041,7671,7221,6931,692
Franklin HarbourDistrict Council...1,2451,2381,3341,304
GawlerTown18,23519,24120,98723,35524,416
GoyderDistrict Council4,2544,2714,2254,2404,190
GrantDistrict Council7,3597,6137,9548,4178,584
Holdfast BayCity33,49034,37136,12036,53737,435
Kangaroo IslandDistrict Council4,2274,3964,5224,8364,983
Karoonda East MurrayDistrict Council1,2761,1891,0501,1211,107
KimbaDistrict Council1,2291,1471,1051,0831,065
KingstonDistrict Council2,3392,3902,3432,4152,371
LightRegional Council10,49412,68013,98415,04815,359
Lower Eyre PeninsulaDistrict Council4,2004,5375,0135,6615,780
Loxton WaikerieDistrict Council12,19711,90211,47811,73011,743
Maralinga TjarutjaAboriginal Council136111756264
MarionCity78,59080,64685,71490,50893,448
Mid MurrayDistrict Council8,3768,2168,2258,8459,094
MitchamCity62,01063,67664,99966,48267,474
Mount BarkerDistrict Council23,66427,39330,35333,89736,571
Mount GambierCity23,75024,62625,77327,06127,275
Mount RemarkableDistrict Council2,9982,9062,9062,9202,909
Murray BridgeRural City17,02318,15920,13721,56222,495
Naracoorte and LucindaleDistrict Council8,2398,3548,3428,5448,555
Northern AreasDistrict Council4,7654,7604,5684,6234,619
Norwood Payneham St PetersCity33,54634,96736,29136,39637,056
OnkaparingaCity150,119153,244163,392169,372172,938
Orroroo/CarrietonDistrict Council1,013959884912850
PeterboroughDistrict Council2,0141,9461,7581,7121,687
PlayfordCity68,24771,38580,68490,55394,848
Port Adelaide EnfieldCity101,371105,579116,492124,007127,740
Port AugustaCity13,70014,25114,41314,35913,862
Port LincolnCity13,84214,06014,46214,52314,718
Port Pirie City and DistsMunicipality17,56817,55117,62717,76717,634
ProspectCity19,10619,95920,69021,12421,520
Renmark ParingaDistrict Council9,7939,6899,4299,7809,907
RobeDistrict Council1,3791,3861,4311,4131,450
Roxby DownsMunicipality3,6184,1864,8264,0523,954
SalisburyCity113,849121,288132,880140,346143,560
Southern MalleeDistrict Council2,3002,1872,1232,0632,080
Streaky BayDistrict Council1,9812,0672,1752,1682,192
TatiaraDistrict Council7,0327,0376,7406,8176,816
Tea Tree GullyCity99,12198,45698,31599,153100,261
The CoorongDistrict Council5,8935,8385,6575,5255,429
Tumby BayDistrict Council2,5802,6092,6162,6752,702
Unincorporated South AustraliaUnincorporated Areas5,9113,8584,5563,6393,514
UnleyCity36,40537,21138,37438,93939,208
Victor HarborCity11,06212,30314,17615,01115,465
WakefieldDistrict Council6,5766,5336,7416,9506,838
WalkervilleMunicipality6,9957,1797,3087,7818,000
Wattle RangeDistrict Council12,23412,22411,79212,02212,041
West TorrensCity52,05653,69257,02659,40860,842
WhyallaCity22,04921,98922,56122,51121,665
WudinnaDistrict Council1,4491,3461,2801,2791,300
YankalillaDistrict Council3,8324,2454,4515,2765,572
Yorke PeninsulaDistrict Council11,46611,47411,19811,29111,324
TasmaniaFederal State473,668489,302511,483517,514534,457
Break O'DayMunicipality5,8396,2746,4696,1986,288
BrightonMunicipality12,85714,23615,68516,66917,675
BurnieCity19,07719,74820,16419,22819,550
Central CoastMunicipality21,24221,42822,33221,73621,938
Central HighlandsMunicipality2,3392,3272,3572,1692,130
Circular HeadMunicipality8,1288,2438,3618,1048,078
ClarenceCity49,37050,34452,82555,46557,807
Derwent ValleyMunicipality9,3729,6369,94610,08710,424
DevonportCity24,50224,90125,75225,12825,633
DorsetMunicipality7,4137,2447,1586,7246,634
FlindersMunicipality8968968099391,010
George TownMunicipality6,5576,7556,8576,8736,968
Glamorgan/Spring BayMunicipality4,0294,3714,4194,4514,602
GlenorchyCity43,80543,84445,40246,72247,969
HobartCity47,23248,98950,48252,01854,649
Huon ValleyMunicipality13,98714,53015,90516,56317,561
KentishMunicipality5,5555,9656,3696,2636,315
KingboroughMunicipality29,28531,40434,69336,54438,310
King IslandMunicipality1,7411,7161,6371,5941,610
LatrobeMunicipality8,3248,97310,27510,92711,638
LauncestonCity62,96664,80267,15466,51868,007
Meander ValleyMunicipality18,24819,05219,62219,55319,844
Northern MidlandsMunicipality12,04712,56112,72912,97213,437
SorellMunicipality10,95512,04913,34614,48215,603
Southern MidlandsMunicipality5,7885,8646,2656,0836,290
TasmanMunicipality2,2822,3262,4432,3892,414
Waratah/WynyardMunicipality13,76513,89514,30413,81313,828
West CoastMunicipality5,5725,2294,8904,2104,175
West TamarMunicipality20,49521,70022,83323,09224,070
VictoriaFederal State4,763,6155,061,2665,537,8176,173,1726,596,039
AlpineShire12,70912,26012,06812,57812,814
AraratRural City11,54411,42211,32611,74511,845
BallaratCity82,33386,64795,185103,500109,505
BanyuleCity117,967117,963122,983127,447131,631
Bass CoastShire25,24326,94130,23333,46436,320
Baw BawShire35,85037,81443,38949,29653,396
BaysideCity88,26290,80796,119102,912106,862
BenallaRural City13,88613,80713,81813,98214,037
BoroondaraCity156,246159,605167,062177,276183,199
BrimbankCity167,213174,231191,496204,190209,523
BulokeShire7,2206,9576,4656,2846,124
CampaspeShire36,01136,96936,85537,59537,622
CardiniaShire46,72057,95075,83197,573112,159
CaseyCity180,444220,440261,282312,789353,872
Central GoldfieldsShire12,88812,43412,57913,08713,186
Colac-OtwayShire20,68620,61420,79921,36221,564
CorangamiteShire17,29316,81516,52616,24316,020
DarebinCity127,067132,299142,942155,126164,184
East GippslandShire38,84340,54442,82645,60047,316
FrankstonCity113,306120,148130,350139,502142,643
GannawarraShire11,87311,41310,45310,56710,472
Glen EiraCity122,346128,474137,152148,583156,511
GlenelgShire20,08320,07719,84819,75919,674
Golden PlainsShire14,87216,66618,95822,01623,722
Greater BendigoCity89,07194,577101,995112,267118,093
Greater DandenongCity127,724130,068142,167160,222168,201
Greater GeelongCity191,534201,495215,837239,529258,934
Greater SheppartonCity57,61058,68861,74465,07266,498
HepburnShire14,26813,92614,62915,52515,975
HindmarshShire6,4966,1195,8565,7845,588
Hobsons BayCity82,85483,90687,39593,44597,751
HorshamRural City18,30518,77019,52319,88419,921
HumeCity135,147152,797174,290207,041233,471
IndigoShire14,49315,03815,31716,16516,701
KingstonCity133,063138,390148,304158,941165,782
KnoxCity146,525150,275154,625160,353164,538
LatrobeCity69,57370,53673,78874,62275,561
LoddonShire8,4737,9227,5467,5587,504
Macedon RangesShire37,32539,38342,88347,48050,231
ManninghamCity113,194113,914116,750122,570127,573
MansfieldShire6,7187,3577,9428,6749,176
MaribyrnongCity60,84865,51875,15486,94293,448
MaroondahCity99,662101,430107,323114,800118,558
MelbourneCity55,39880,154100,240146,096178,955
MeltonShire52,50480,595112,643141,420164,895
MilduraRural City48,86550,54051,82254,65855,777
MitchellShire27,52630,72335,10541,79546,082
MoiraShire26,40427,47728,40629,48629,925
MonashCity162,135167,010177,345192,625202,847
Moonee ValleyCity104,793105,717112,180122,871130,294
MooraboolShire24,83926,07728,67032,67235,049
MorelandCity135,540140,872154,247172,294185,767
Mornington PeninsulaShire131,574139,317149,271161,528167,636
Mount AlexanderShire16,88117,30417,87219,09719,754
MoyneShire15,52515,70816,16716,73716,953
MurrindindiShire13,25713,66313,33514,05214,570
NillumbikShire60,44461,51562,71664,17465,094
Northern GrampiansShire12,85712,09512,05411,57011,402
Port PhillipCity80,05489,64197,276108,627115,601
PyreneesShire6,5416,6486,7597,3167,472
QueenscliffeBorough3,2263,0863,0612,9292,940
Southern GrampiansShire16,87316,85816,57116,12316,100
South GippslandShire25,76226,12827,51229,12229,914
StonningtonCity89,42494,05698,853111,003117,768
StrathbogieShire9,5589,5099,59810,35710,781
Surf CoastShire20,55622,33326,66630,46533,456
Swan HillRural City21,02520,95020,86520,89620,649
TowongShire6,2166,0975,9186,0466,040
Unincorporated VictoriaUnincorporated Areas451757769892881
WangarattaRural City26,26026,77627,21228,59229,187
WarrnamboolCity29,18030,95932,66734,24235,181
WellingtonShire40,83540,68242,06843,53044,380
West WimmeraShire4,8084,5394,2873,9373,841
WhitehorseCity146,178149,017157,538169,641178,739
WhittleseaCity117,390128,491160,800207,058230,238
WodongaRural City31,96433,59536,02540,10042,083
WyndhamCity86,604115,161166,699227,008270,487
YarraCity68,52272,80878,90392,894101,495
Yarra RangesShire141,674143,393148,901155,226159,462
YarriambiackShire8,1847,6097,1836,7436,639
Western AustraliaFederal State1,906,2742,050,5812,353,4092,555,9782,621,509
AlbanyCity31,36233,17134,87337,28538,053
ArmadaleCity52,39152,29965,39582,02190,797
AshburtonShire5,9697,60810,22713,31113,305
Augusta-Margaret RiverShire10,22811,05212,22814,81916,172
BassendeanTown14,05513,89615,17915,61315,823
BayswaterCity58,44659,63266,84068,79168,362
BelmontCity29,91931,56037,35841,44842,078
BeverleyShire1,5791,6461,6041,7481,758
BoddingtonShire1,4371,4272,2471,8821,801
Boyup BrookShire1,6491,5631,6171,7221,763
Bridgetown-GreenbushesShire4,2054,1344,4214,6974,740
BrooktonShire1,0481,0379691,002952
BroomeShire13,24914,32615,73716,95916,907
Broomehill-TambellupShire1,2601,2081,1781,1641,108
Bruce RockShire1,1321,0041,002941940
BunburyCity30,61631,45032,58032,57431,644
BusseltonShire23,19226,71131,52337,76639,623
CambridgeTown24,43324,93926,65227,99128,867
CanningCity77,47480,93390,73693,73392,888
CapelShire7,13610,66615,05917,37518,161
CarnamahShire807792554564534
CarnarvonShire6,7516,0516,0765,7135,182
Chapman ValleyShire8809431,1981,4411,513
ChitteringShire2,9483,6694,5335,5365,898
ClaremontTown9,1669,3939,92410,63210,712
CockburnCity69,35977,83295,036108,302114,320
CollieShire9,1099,0129,3438,8568,672
CoolgardieShire4,2844,0054,1383,6953,404
CoorowShire1,3811,2591,0911,058980
CorriginShire1,3021,2001,1041,1931,133
CottesloeTown7,4287,6528,2368,1098,251
CranbrookShire1,0721,1321,1101,1071,057
CuballingShire725817891882850
CueShire396342279199143
CunderdinShire1,4571,3171,3471,4691,422
DalwallinuShire1,8891,4411,3031,4541,401
DandaraganShire2,9523,0183,2923,2623,266
DardanupShire8,99110,83712,85214,24114,449
DenmarkShire4,7344,7975,3736,0186,215
Derby-West KimberleyShire8,5018,0958,9668,3648,202
Donnybrook-BalingupShire4,7104,9515,4625,9566,095
DowerinShire840736700699671
DumbleyungShire753677626684665
DundasShire1,2621,1271,184788714
East FremantleTown6,7877,0747,4437,6807,837
East PilbaraShire5,6507,66712,25710,95310,928
EsperanceShire13,36913,64413,87914,52714,225
ExmouthShire2,3152,2052,4582,7882,871
FremantleCity25,76926,12428,65130,31031,084
GinginShire4,2744,5774,8225,3255,273
GnowangerupShire1,5851,4321,3071,2371,200
GoomallingShire9709731,0171,0451,002
GosnellsCity83,66294,958112,435122,011124,081
Greater Geraldton (incl. Geraldton-Greenough, Mullewa)City34,01935,73638,34039,56738,288
Halls CreekShire3,7663,7623,8933,5933,454
HarveyShire18,52620,45023,87826,89027,975
IrwinShire3,0713,2183,6723,6043,567
JerramungupShire1,2491,1861,0911,1271,127
JoondalupCity156,410156,570162,205160,918159,806
KalamundaShire48,74351,42356,49259,20158,954
Kalgoorlie/BoulderCity29,77130,08632,20830,84029,469
Karratha (Roebourne)City15,11820,05423,63422,21122,716
KatanningShire4,5014,4044,2904,2004,042
KellerberrinShire1,2211,2301,2111,2421,195
KentShire641599529568559
KojonupShire2,3082,2722,0302,0101,939
KondininShire1,0331,0191,068894857
KoordaShire490470448428406
KulinShire910922855783761
KwinanaTown21,80723,98630,69740,05845,092
Lake GraceShire1,6151,5301,4051,3001,263
LavertonShire1,2077831,2881,2221,197
LeonoraShire2,0071,5012,6281,4911,526
MandurahCity48,99658,81173,44083,32286,474
ManjimupShire10,3519,7189,4639,3419,111
MeekatharraShire1,4581,2251,4241,110983
MelvilleCity97,20296,778102,135102,342102,307
MenziesShire350237402518520
MerredinShire3,7833,4083,3743,3953,365
MingenewShire586504489465427
MooraShire2,7052,5312,5562,4772,374
MorawaShire989860911765674
Mosman ParkTown8,3588,7609,1999,1679,111
Mount MagnetShire854734666507454
Mount MarshallShire676650493533519
MukinbudinShire705601502553533
MundaringShire35,41536,32638,36439,21739,100
MurchisonShire161118119158162
MurrayShire10,89912,52214,77317,12617,911
NannupShire1,2231,2821,3041,3391,386
NarembeenShire963945839815845
NarroginShire5,5415,3315,2605,2354,984
NedlandsCity21,56421,39421,96522,10822,599
NgaanyatjarrakuShire1,5621,4661,5081,7081,750
NorthamShire10,28410,28010,83011,23811,049
NorthamptonShire3,3473,3343,2813,3352,944
NungarinShire276255236259249
Peppermint GroveShire1,6531,6911,6291,7081,732
PerenjoriShire615561930630580
PerthCity10,51015,23221,41626,87928,832
PingellyShire1,2171,2201,2091,1831,147
PlantagenetShire4,7074,6945,0325,1035,263
Port HedlandTown12,88114,08415,65915,06415,144
QuairadingShire1,1401,0711,0731,038999
RavensthorpeShire1,5102,0452,1871,7641,558
RockinghamCity74,18587,033109,415128,992135,943
SandstoneShire1341261099379
Serpentine-JarrahdaleShire11,73313,24618,49527,57832,562
Shark BayShire926906887963939
South PerthCity37,60640,51743,61843,87943,773
StirlingCity176,209183,957209,043220,073221,040
SubiacoCity12,94814,46415,87317,01817,251
SwanCity83,79795,206112,802136,679147,353
TamminShire443417415407398
Three SpringsShire754693633608573
ToodyayShire4,0844,3304,5294,4614,458
TrayningShire394410355354352
Upper GascoyneShire356307253282285
Victoria ParkTown27,75129,16234,71836,64736,962
Victoria PlainsShire974946926924914
VincentTown27,07129,26133,85735,67436,561
WaginShire1,8791,9431,9011,8841,786
WanderingShire333373453458424
WannerooCity84,323114,943160,281194,779208,237
WaroonaShire3,5383,6143,7204,1624,212
West ArthurShire910885901824780
WestoniaShire249226282306306
WickepinShire747762767740714
WilliamsShire9599089401,0001,010
WilunaShire9027351,198767684
Wongan-BalliduShire1,5991,4611,4781,3541,288
WoodanillingShire396415427415430
WyalkatchemShire678592542522492
Wyndham-East KimberleyShire7,2407,8798,1957,4787,338
YalgooShire326263417350356
YilgarnShire1,8321,4771,6751,2131,163
YorkShire3,2463,2443,4623,6053,575
AustraliaCommonwealth19,274,70120,450,96622,340,02424,190,90725,365,571

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Figures for 2019 are preliminary estimates.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males12,397,401
Females12,595,459
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-14 years4,702,400
15-64 years16,375,787
65+ years3,914,673
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years3,186,680
10-19 years3,006,728
20-29 years3,617,310
30-39 years3,584,903
40-49 years3,264,783
50-59 years3,058,380
60-69 years2,566,403
70-79 years1,718,337
80+ years989,336
Religion (C 2016)
Christian12,201,611
Muslim604,244
Buddhist563,672
Hindu440,298
Jew91,016
Other religion / belief260,772
Secular / no religion7,001,529
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia15,615,545
New Zealand518,454
United Kingdom1,087,771
Chinese Asia648,168
South Asia730,082
South-East Asia872,902
Other country2,306,279
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia19,278,835
Other nationality2,507,467
Language (C 2016)
English17,020,418
Indigenous language64,773
Other language4,806,863
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous649,162
Non-Indigenous21,341,236