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Federal State in Australia

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
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2006-06-30
Population
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2011-06-30
Population
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2016-06-30
Population
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2018-06-30
Western AustraliaFederal State1,906,2742,050,5812,353,4092,555,9782,595,192
AlbanyCity31,36233,17134,87337,28537,826
ArmadaleCity52,39152,29965,39582,02187,634
AshburtonShire5,9697,60810,22713,31113,329
Augusta-Margaret RiverShire10,22811,05212,22814,81915,700
BassendeanTown14,05513,89615,17915,61315,739
BayswaterCity58,44659,63266,84068,79168,232
BelmontCity29,91931,56037,35841,44841,510
BeverleyShire1,5791,6461,6041,7481,748
BoddingtonShire1,4371,4272,2471,8821,833
Boyup BrookShire1,6491,5631,6171,7221,756
Bridgetown-GreenbushesShire4,2054,1344,4214,6974,722
BrooktonShire1,0481,0379691,002965
BroomeShire13,24914,32615,73716,95916,952
Broomehill-TambellupShire1,2601,2081,1781,1641,132
Bruce RockShire1,1321,0041,002941940
BunburyCity30,61631,45032,58032,57431,776
BusseltonShire23,19226,71131,52337,76638,926
CambridgeTown24,43324,93926,65227,99128,481
CanningCity77,47480,93390,73693,73392,965
CapelShire7,13610,66615,05917,37518,022
CarnamahShire807792554564541
CarnarvonShire6,7516,0516,0765,7135,362
Chapman ValleyShire8809431,1981,4411,492
ChitteringShire2,9483,6694,5335,5365,742
ClaremontTown9,1669,3939,92410,63210,704
CockburnCity69,35977,83295,036108,302112,165
CollieShire9,1099,0129,3438,8568,754
CoolgardieShire4,2844,0054,1383,6953,506
CoorowShire1,3811,2591,0911,0581,004
CorriginShire1,3021,2001,1041,1931,146
CottesloeTown7,4287,6528,2368,1098,188
CranbrookShire1,0721,1321,1101,1071,077
CuballingShire725817891882862
CueShire396342279199148
CunderdinShire1,4571,3171,3471,4691,440
DalwallinuShire1,8891,4411,3031,4541,431
DandaraganShire2,9523,0183,2923,2623,259
DardanupShire8,99110,83712,85214,24114,368
DenmarkShire4,7344,7975,3736,0186,154
Derby-West KimberleyShire8,5018,0958,9668,3648,255
Donnybrook-BalingupShire4,7104,9515,4625,9566,062
DowerinShire840736700699676
DumbleyungShire753677626684676
DundasShire1,2621,1271,184788735
East FremantleTown6,7877,0747,4437,6807,811
East PilbaraShire5,6507,66712,25710,95310,970
EsperanceShire13,36913,64413,87914,52714,281
ExmouthShire2,3152,2052,4582,7882,836
FremantleCity25,76926,12428,65130,31030,868
GinginShire4,2744,5774,8225,3255,258
GnowangerupShire1,5851,4321,3071,2371,207
GoomallingShire9709731,0171,0451,011
GosnellsCity83,66294,958112,435122,011123,325
Greater Geraldton (incl. Geraldton-Greenough, Mullewa)City34,01935,73638,34039,56738,738
Halls CreekShire3,7663,7623,8933,5933,490
HarveyShire18,52620,45023,87826,89027,798
IrwinShire3,0713,2183,6723,6043,560
JerramungupShire1,2491,1861,0911,1271,133
JoondalupCity156,410156,570162,205160,918160,031
KalamundaShire48,74351,42356,49259,20158,946
Kalgoorlie/BoulderCity29,77130,08632,20830,84029,998
Karratha (Roebourne)City15,11820,05423,63422,21122,414
KatanningShire4,5014,4044,2904,2004,085
KellerberrinShire1,2211,2301,2111,2421,207
KentShire641599529568562
KojonupShire2,3082,2722,0302,0101,980
KondininShire1,0331,0191,068894870
KoordaShire490470448428408
KulinShire910922855783774
KwinanaTown21,80723,98630,69740,05843,511
Lake GraceShire1,6151,5301,4051,3001,282
LavertonShire1,2077831,2881,2221,206
LeonoraShire2,0071,5012,6281,4911,529
MandurahCity48,99658,81173,44083,32285,302
ManjimupShire10,3519,7189,4639,3419,159
MeekatharraShire1,4581,2251,4241,1101,008
MelvilleCity97,20296,778102,135102,342101,940
MenziesShire350237402518521
MerredinShire3,7833,4083,3743,3953,410
MingenewShire586504489465432
MooraShire2,7052,5312,5562,4772,426
MorawaShire989860911765698
Mosman ParkTown8,3588,7609,1999,1679,067
Mount MagnetShire854734666507464
Mount MarshallShire676650493533518
MukinbudinShire705601502553531
MundaringShire35,41536,32638,36439,21739,139
MurchisonShire161118119158162
MurrayShire10,89912,52214,77317,12617,653
NannupShire1,2231,2821,3041,3391,363
NarembeenShire963945839815837
NarroginShire5,5415,3315,2605,2355,040
NedlandsCity21,56421,39421,96522,10822,554
NgaanyatjarrakuShire1,5621,4661,5081,7081,747
NorthamShire10,28410,28010,83011,23811,190
NorthamptonShire3,3473,3343,2813,3353,077
NungarinShire276255236259247
Peppermint GroveShire1,6531,6911,6291,7081,721
PerenjoriShire615561930630596
PerthCity10,51015,23221,41626,87927,762
PingellyShire1,2171,2201,2091,1831,152
PlantagenetShire4,7074,6945,0325,1035,249
Port HedlandTown12,88114,08415,65915,06414,975
QuairadingShire1,1401,0711,0731,0381,007
RavensthorpeShire1,5102,0452,1871,7641,598
RockinghamCity74,18587,033109,415128,992133,389
SandstoneShire1341261099381
Serpentine-JarrahdaleShire11,73313,24618,49527,57830,933
Shark BayShire926906887963946
South PerthCity37,60640,51743,61843,87943,554
StirlingCity176,209183,957209,043220,073220,249
SubiacoCity12,94814,46415,87317,01817,106
SwanCity83,79795,206112,802136,679143,374
TamminShire443417415407401
Three SpringsShire754693633608591
ToodyayShire4,0844,3304,5294,4614,427
TrayningShire394410355354348
Upper GascoyneShire356307253282279
Victoria ParkTown27,75129,16234,71836,64736,601
Victoria PlainsShire974946926924934
VincentTown27,07129,26133,85735,67436,088
WaginShire1,8791,9431,9011,8841,824
WanderingShire333373453458431
WannerooCity84,323114,943160,281194,779203,679
WaroonaShire3,5383,6143,7204,1624,169
West ArthurShire910885901824798
WestoniaShire249226282306302
WickepinShire747762767740730
WilliamsShire9599089401,0001,024
WilunaShire9027351,198767706
Wongan-BalliduShire1,5991,4611,4781,3541,299
WoodanillingShire396415427415428
WyalkatchemShire678592542522498
Wyndham-East KimberleyShire7,2407,8798,1957,4787,317
YalgooShire326263417350357
YilgarnShire1,8321,4771,6751,2131,169
YorkShire3,2463,2443,4623,6053,591
AustraliaCommonwealth19,274,70120,450,96622,340,02424,190,90724,992,860

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Figures for 2018 are preliminary estimates.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2017)
Males1,289,782
Females1,285,670
Age Groups (E 2017)
0-14 years502,223
15-64 years1,713,254
65+ years359,975
Age Distribution (E 2017)
0-9 years344,554
10-19 years311,833
20-29 years366,476
30-39 years386,739
40-49 years350,233
50-59 years319,784
60-69 years254,407
70-79 years154,798
80+ years86,628
Religion (C 2016)
Christian1,231,600
Muslim50,649
Buddhist52,830
Hindu38,739
Jew5,427
Other religion / belief27,359
Secular / no religion811,815
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia1,492,859
New Zealand79,222
United Kingdom233,047
Chinese Asia38,201
South Asia69,304
South-East Asia121,598
Other country256,324
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia1,954,676
Other nationality329,279
Language (C 2016)
English1,861,036
Indigenous language10,252
Other language425,084
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous75,984
Non-Indigenous2,237,536

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