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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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2019-06-30
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)
Males1,297,713
Females1,297,479
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-14 years507,245
15-64 years1,713,744
65+ years374,203
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years344,965
10-19 years316,237
20-29 years358,054
30-39 years391,156
40-49 years350,027
50-59 years321,847
60-69 years259,180
70-79 years163,637
80+ years90,089
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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