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Contents: Statistical Areas of Significant Urban Area

The population of the statistical areas (level 2) in Sunshine Coast agglomeration according to official estimates.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, religion, country of birth, nationality, language, ethnic group).

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
1991-06-30
Population
Estimate
1996-06-30
Population
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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
Aroona - CurrimundiStatistical Area3,3526,4828,9279,9299,98810,28110,552
Bli BliStatistical Area3,6474,6625,6326,2896,8908,51010,151
Buddina - MinyamaStatistical Area5,4975,5616,0966,4636,4316,7196,711
Buderim - NorthStatistical Area8,61712,13213,99415,15615,85917,08517,954
Buderim - SouthStatistical Area4,3639,10311,12013,68814,91016,79417,617
Caloundra - Kings BeachStatistical Area4,5255,0715,2205,7766,3656,8856,983
Caloundra - WestStatistical Area2,5943,6115,47310,02215,55720,81525,751
Coolum BeachStatistical Area6,1347,92910,78012,36013,72914,99216,230
Diddillibah - RosemountStatistical Area2,4872,9313,0323,3143,4473,8764,163
Eumundi - YandinaStatistical Area5,7037,4097,7018,8039,71810,76811,673
Golden Beach - Pelican WatersStatistical Area4,4305,0646,4099,04410,61312,19813,248
Marcoola - MudjimbaStatistical Area3,6885,9126,8499,41210,63511,31412,142
Maroochydore - KuluinStatistical Area12,64414,51514,91916,37317,39419,98720,924
Moffat Beach - Battery HillStatistical Area6,6997,1987,5397,8028,0718,1128,179
Mooloolaba - Alexandra HeadlandStatistical Area8,6729,42410,52511,08111,62212,16812,425
Mountain CreekStatistical Area2,2493,2525,0876,3367,24511,68913,259
NambourStatistical Area12,99813,92415,36116,50218,66520,38021,259
Noosa HeadsStatistical Area2,9383,7583,7853,8164,2214,7544,933
Noosa HinterlandStatistical Area9,98813,59716,12419,34821,15122,44423,830
NoosavilleStatistical Area3,6234,8226,6567,3538,0649,0739,513
PalmwoodsStatistical Area5,7817,2908,0629,66110,46910,83811,210
Parrearra - WaranaStatistical Area5,1305,8695,7728,3999,4079,80410,186
Peregian Beach - Marcus BeachStatistical Area......3,4143,5853,9593,8743,943
Peregian SpringsStatistical Area......1111,6624,0367,48910,032
Sippy DownsStatistical Area2691,0903,2567,0279,39710,63211,282
Sunshine BeachStatistical Area3,6285,0956,3936,7246,6976,8157,036
TewantinStatistical Area4,9137,7419,42910,25210,35810,57810,522
Wurtulla - BirtinyaStatistical Area4,3875,2765,5515,5266,1078,0319,361
Sunshine CoastSignificant Urban Area140,950182,194213,217251,703281,005316,905341,069

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: All areas according to the definition of 2016. Population estimates for 2019 are preliminary.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2018)
Males161,122
Females172,314
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-14 years60,012
15-64 years204,150
65+ years69,274
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years38,003
10-19 years42,698
20-29 years35,122
30-39 years37,461
40-49 years44,997
50-59 years44,733
60-69 years41,694
70-79 years31,104
80+ years17,624
Religion (C 2016)
Christian166,172
Muslim606
Buddhist3,706
Hindu1,154
Jew294
Other religion / belief1,321
Secular / no religion106,425
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia225,916
New Zealand14,107
United Kingdom22,352
Chinese Asia939
South Asia1,917
South-East Asia3,110
Other country19,753
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia263,613
Other nationality24,233
Language (C 2016)
English273,417
Indigenous language50
Other language16,112
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous5,716
Non-Indigenous284,340