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The population development of Perth as well as related information and services (weather, Wikipedia, Google, images).

Name Population
Census
2001-08-07
Population
Census
2006-08-08
Population
Census
2011-08-09
Population
Census
2016-08-09
 
Perth (incl. Rockingham, Mandurah, Ellenbrook, Baldivis)1,305,9851,442,4881,667,4221,874,577

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)
Males927,189
Females947,380
Age Groups (C 2016)
0-14 years357,187
15-64 years1,258,047
65+ years259,346
Age Distribution (C 2016)
0-9 years245,079
10-19 years227,469
20-29 years275,435
30-39 years285,810
40-49 years258,531
50-59 years227,141
60-69 years180,734
70-79 years107,434
80+ years66,947
Religion (C 2016)
Christian931,844
Muslim47,203
Buddhist47,012
Hindu36,551
Jew5,132
Other religion / belief19,683
Secular / no religion610,515
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia1,067,127
New Zealand59,145
United Kingdom192,579
Chinese Asia35,785
South Asia65,092
South-East Asia109,548
Other country223,570
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia1,465,528
Other nationality280,542
Language (C 2016)
English1,371,375
Indigenous language709
Other language386,191
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous29,526
Non-Indigenous1,739,020

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