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Wollongong (New South Wales)

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Name Population
Census
2001-08-07
Population
Census
2006-08-08
Population
Census
2011-08-09
Population
Census
2016-08-09
 
Wollongong227,522234,482245,943261,897

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Different methods of counting and boundaries changes impair the comparability between different censuses.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2016)
Males128,813
Females133,087
Age Groups (C 2016)
0-14 years48,007
15-64 years167,683
65+ years46,193
Age Distribution (C 2016)
0-9 years32,241
10-19 years32,743
20-29 years35,876
30-39 years32,075
40-49 years33,978
50-59 years34,120
60-69 years28,273
70-79 years19,569
80+ years13,008
Religion (C 2016)
Christian158,972
Muslim5,242
Buddhist3,032
Hindu1,366
Jew116
Other religion / belief927
Secular / no religion71,908
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia192,485
New Zealand2,658
United Kingdom13,664
Chinese Asia3,502
South Asia2,431
South-East Asia4,362
Other country27,423
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia228,908
Other nationality18,348
Language (C 2016)
English208,042
Indigenous language34
Other language40,846
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous7,744
Non-Indigenous241,168

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