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Contents: States and Local Government Areas

The population of the Australian states and local government areas (LGAs) according to official estimates.

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2020-06-30
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)Territory321,538335,170367,985403,104431,380
CanberraCapital Territory321,538335,170367,985403,104431,380
New South WalesFederal State6,530,3496,742,6907,218,5297,732,8588,167,532
AlburyCity45,26547,56649,45152,17155,055
Armidale Regional (incl. Guyra)Area27,90627,37728,57329,31029,704
BallinaArea37,85639,53740,74742,99345,217
BalranaldArea2,7512,5072,3532,3302,306
Bathurst RegionalArea35,50436,91639,96042,24443,996
Bayside (Rockdale - Botany Bay)Area129,075133,205144,985164,534181,472
Bega ValleyArea30,42531,82933,12833,94134,727
BellingenArea12,63412,71612,92312,95113,141
BerriganArea8,0758,1608,2978,6098,784
BlacktownCity263,103278,894312,346348,030382,831
BlandArea6,6036,2126,0216,0245,937
BlayneyArea6,4786,7417,2177,3437,382
Blue MountainsCity76,52875,60078,55378,83579,195
BoganArea3,1562,9393,0092,7642,529
BourkeArea3,9193,1853,0532,7622,625
BrewarrinaArea2,1482,0041,8741,7101,553
Broken HillCity20,92919,75319,15118,11417,269
BurwoodArea30,39332,19934,17638,53640,866
ByronArea29,45330,12530,71233,39935,773
CabonneArea12,44712,63413,21113,57713,677
CamdenArea45,16350,62858,43980,264107,806
CampbelltownCity149,192146,538151,173161,566174,078
Canada BayArea61,94068,30980,06592,53496,550
Canterbury-BankstownArea307,592310,578335,940361,862380,406
CarrathoolArea3,2902,8632,6812,7932,796
Central Coast (incl. Gosford City)City294,596303,051322,657336,611345,809
Central DarlingArea2,4322,0002,0591,8811,829
CessnockCity46,82347,42652,48556,72061,256
Clarence ValleyArea48,24749,14951,28751,62251,730
CobarArea4,9904,9414,7824,6874,417
Coffs HarbourCity62,58266,65770,97274,67077,648
CoolamonArea4,0904,0974,2364,3904,291
CoonambleArea4,7974,3054,2264,0513,907
Cootamundra-Gundagai RegionalArea11,39711,25411,30811,29111,225
CowraArea12,98912,75412,52312,65912,730
Cumberland (incl. Holroyd City, Auburn City (parts))Area...180,403203,181225,691242,674
Dubbo Regional (Western Plains Regional)Area47,17647,14849,07951,40454,044
DungogArea8,3388,2458,5569,1019,664
Edward River (Deniliquin - Conargo)Area10,0749,2878,8888,9919,083
EurobodallaArea33,63935,85537,08237,91938,952
FairfieldCity187,825186,117196,479205,675210,825
Federation (Corowa - Urana)Area12,12112,49712,50912,44512,598
ForbesArea10,0629,5409,4699,8179,920
Georges River (Hurstville - Kogarah)Area125,777130,586141,726153,161160,272
GilgandraArea4,7614,6184,5154,2984,229
Glen Innes SevernArea8,8188,9878,9118,9348,873
Goulburn MulwareeArea26,40126,69528,36330,26131,554
Greater Hume ShireArea10,4559,99910,07210,51910,841
GriffithCity24,41224,45025,39526,35627,155
GunnedahArea12,30611,78212,51912,49112,690
GwydirArea5,7165,4285,1025,3265,299
HawkesburyCity62,41261,72564,35366,34667,749
HayArea3,6203,4833,0852,9842,943
HilltopsArea18,01418,21318,79318,75618,617
HornsbyArea...136,162143,273147,385152,419
Hunters HillArea13,29613,66213,89714,65614,962
Inner West (Marrickville - Ashfield - Leichhardt)Area166,693167,602180,301191,194201,880
InverellArea16,78416,94717,68917,81517,780
JuneeArea5,8595,9436,1326,4146,676
KempseyArea27,16428,03229,12829,43129,921
KiamaArea19,79319,62620,80622,11023,685
Ku-ring-gaiArea106,965104,459114,604122,472127,603
KyogleArea9,7399,4919,5379,1148,788
LachlanArea7,6516,9326,8026,4446,089
Lake MacquarieCity186,353188,503196,811202,332207,775
Lane CoveArea31,88031,52733,23337,69440,534
LeetonArea11,83211,56211,40611,40711,343
LismoreCity42,72143,33844,34844,12243,667
LithgowCity20,45120,18620,85021,48421,516
LiverpoolCity158,027169,868188,088211,983231,296
Liverpool PlainsArea7,9777,7177,7617,8477,853
LockhartArea3,5503,2373,0983,1733,259
Lord Howe IslandUnincorporated Area366357392414403
MaitlandCity56,05563,50569,92479,06387,395
Mid-Coast (incl. Greater Taree)Area81,29184,57988,81891,80194,395
Mid-Western RegionalArea22,00321,64123,02024,54625,367
Moree PlainsArea16,10814,40714,04313,62713,077
MosmanArea27,68027,57029,35130,26030,785
Murray RiverArea10,99711,02011,25711,87212,330
Murrumbidgee (incl. Jerilderie)Area4,5484,2193,8883,9293,916
MuswellbrookArea15,09915,63916,32816,46216,355
Nambucca ValleyArea18,02618,29919,23519,58019,861
NarrabriArea14,42213,47713,43813,36713,049
NarranderaArea6,6866,1496,1155,9495,858
NarromineArea7,0606,6916,8326,6176,460
NewcastleCity141,001146,623155,550160,707167,363
Northern Beaches (Warringah - Pittwater - Manly)Area229,816233,600251,696265,468274,041
North SydneyArea58,33761,51266,74771,80975,094
OberonArea5,2575,1795,2095,3495,419
OrangeCity36,70136,37439,41941,21042,503
ParkesArea14,92714,60015,08314,92414,728
ParramattaCity...180,919203,205234,444260,296
PenrithCity176,277176,067184,589201,597216,282
Port Macquarie-HastingsArea64,96069,94775,23280,07385,952
Port StephensArea58,50962,13267,21471,11574,506
Queanbeyan-Palerang RegionalArea44,28950,07054,84457,79062,239
RandwickCity124,456125,346137,792148,922156,619
Richmond ValleyArea21,01421,72822,71723,25623,490
RydeCity98,516100,344108,712121,270133,224
ShellharbourCity59,38362,24366,21870,39174,622
ShoalhavenCity86,85690,50596,203101,942107,191
SingletonArea21,06622,53523,52323,57623,380
Snowy Monaro RegionalArea19,44020,00820,38620,55820,997
Snowy Valleys (Tumut - Tumbarumba)Area15,08414,68414,75614,61114,412
StrathfieldArea29,25333,03037,23942,41547,767
Sutherland ShireArea212,458211,230220,250226,461232,369
SydneyCity128,901164,597183,281222,717248,736
Tamworth RegionalArea53,55754,88758,22860,99062,545
TemoraArea6,2886,0085,9536,2106,274
TenterfieldArea6,8426,6666,9906,6976,470
The Hills ShireArea...136,015147,779162,975183,791
TweedArea73,98081,53188,43793,74298,382
Unincorporated Far WestUnincorporated Area854738727698558
Upper Hunter ShireArea13,43013,33314,20614,34414,167
Upper Lachlan ShireArea7,2107,2097,4227,8538,274
UrallaArea6,0525,8946,2416,1475,944
Wagga WaggaCity56,28058,51861,78163,90665,770
WalchaArea3,2823,2593,1193,1303,105
WalgettArea8,2617,1296,7976,3175,828
WarrenArea3,2932,8142,8622,7972,716
Warrumbungle ShireArea10,76210,0349,8989,5629,209
WaverleyArea62,85364,29468,69872,01374,276
WeddinArea3,8263,7223,7593,6773,596
WentworthArea7,1566,9266,8376,9327,090
WilloughbyCity61,39966,48171,13977,88881,196
WingecarribeeArea42,38443,53246,12648,99851,760
WollondillyArea38,17840,96944,60749,85454,005
WollongongCity188,275190,909202,068210,394219,798
WoollahraArea52,67752,99556,32057,74459,431
Yass ValleyArea12,00213,50015,61516,56817,321
Northern TerritoryTerritory201,743209,057231,292245,678246,143
Alice SpringsTown26,84926,70028,48926,51826,448
BarklyRegion7,3157,5647,8387,4267,453
BelyuenShire230199207175176
Central DesertRegion4,6784,4544,2874,1654,241
CoomalieShire1,1251,2341,2751,4121,356
DarwinCity69,63571,36678,46785,32382,030
East ArnhemRegion8,5199,27510,46610,25210,369
KatherineTown9,7069,68910,48810,54110,617
LitchfieldMunicipality15,78216,45120,21825,35525,566
MacDonnellRegion6,6756,7616,7106,7536,939
PalmerstonCity22,41825,16329,38535,97839,032
Roper GulfRegion6,3276,4237,0427,3297,458
Tiwi IslandsRegion2,5232,4322,9702,7772,743
Unincorporated Northern TerritoryUnincorporated Areas7,4778,1419,0717,4987,421
Victoria DalyRegion...3,4413,3213,1423,175
WagaitShire248326420492524
West ArnhemRegion6,2416,4527,1336,9416,860
West DalyRegion...2,9863,5053,6013,735
Other TerritoriesTerritories2,5842,3793,1174,6084,671
Christmas IslandTerritory1,4421,4032,1671,9031,966
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsTerritory600590561546573
Jervis BayTerritory542386389402398
Norfolk IslandTerritory.........1,7571,734
QueenslandFederal State3,571,4694,007,9924,476,7784,845,1525,176,186
AurukunShire1,0741,0891,3981,3231,370
BalonneShire5,4734,7544,8624,4614,321
BananaShire15,53415,02614,81214,57014,065
BarcaldineRegional Council3,4833,3413,2922,9092,814
BarcooShire454370363272263
Blackall TamboRegional Council2,3852,0632,2571,9251,845
BouliaShire566434493436416
BrisbaneCity885,787987,8311,089,8791,184,7521,272,999
BullooShire450380418356324
BundabergRegional Council77,43084,81692,06394,25696,364
BurdekinShire18,15817,45117,77517,32616,953
BurkeShire490512557342354
CairnsRegional Council115,373131,843150,992161,573168,449
CarpentariaShire2,2462,0032,1972,0511,970
Cassowary CoastRegional Council29,53628,60328,63629,28729,964
Central HighlandsRegional Council24,58127,26529,54128,69028,727
Charters TowersRegional Council12,00711,72912,43412,08711,731
CherbourgShire1,1861,1821,2641,2931,335
CloncurryShire3,7543,2483,3423,1253,004
CookShire3,6363,5654,4094,3024,595
CroydonShire282264327296285
DiamantinaShire320291292296286
DoomadgeeShire1,1781,1291,3741,4751,534
DouglasShire10,26410,52411,18612,07012,426
EtheridgeShire997869929807794
FlindersShire2,0501,8441,8401,5821,512
Fraser CoastRegional Council72,78186,11797,661102,962108,183
GladstoneRegional Council45,47952,05159,46163,01763,861
Gold CoastCity379,679450,075515,202575,303635,191
GoondiwindiRegional Council10,21910,36410,90010,81310,817
GympieRegional Council38,06242,62846,83750,32752,935
HinchinbrookShire12,17211,81011,81710,96810,645
Hope ValeShire8758121,0521,0141,140
IpswichCity123,934141,986172,200200,103229,845
IsaacRegional Council18,16920,37223,18821,54320,987
KowanyamaShire9991,0631,1129831,003
LivingstonShire25,86329,54333,39436,95038,617
Lockhart RiverShire638578520746810
Lockyer ValleyRegional Council28,21331,30535,88039,49942,267
LoganCity234,351259,116287,474314,511341,985
LongreachRegional Council4,5374,1744,2963,7273,407
MackayRegional Council89,337103,567115,960117,218117,902
MapoonShire205247281318339
MaranoaRegional Council12,36812,61213,43712,92612,688
MareebaShire18,12518,75320,74522,03823,116
McKinlayShire1,0459221,085816823
Moreton BayRegional Council283,062331,713390,051439,292479,639
MorningtonShire9911,0821,2201,1971,231
Mount IsaCity20,74320,37422,07919,60618,578
MurwehShire4,9364,6924,7314,3864,220
NapranumShire7858769089891,099
NoosaShire43,49648,08251,03853,92256,587
North BurnettRegional Council10,45010,37810,37410,64610,656
Northern Peninsula AreaRegional Council2,0552,0632,4632,9453,224
Palm IslandShire2,2692,0702,5382,5812,684
ParooShire2,1721,9911,9371,6681,554
PormpuraawShire618621715785856
QuilpieShire1,0861,0121,007825774
RedlandCity115,832130,760143,711152,216160,331
RichmondShire1,128935847806813
RockhamptonRegional Council70,48074,20478,93981,32281,999
Scenic RimRegional Council30,03034,23137,43740,98443,625
SomersetRegional Council17,86619,60822,20025,15326,279
South BurnettRegional Council27,65129,69931,80332,62532,632
Southern DownsRegional Council31,06432,41134,64935,63835,407
Sunshine CoastRegional Council198,931236,654267,241302,841336,482
TablelandsRegional Council21,89423,22824,37225,21725,667
ToowoombaRegional Council134,955145,992155,473164,168170,356
TorresShire3,5313,3733,4773,7993,924
Torres Strait IslandRegional Council4,2444,5484,5784,7755,178
TownsvilleCity142,012159,482180,114191,348196,800
WeipaTown2,1312,9023,4234,0404,445
Western DownsRegional Council28,71529,12232,36534,04934,579
WhitsundayRegional Council27,39630,25532,41634,53835,927
WintonShire1,5851,4231,3801,1541,135
WoorabindaShire1,014886976999995
Wujal WujalShire366336287292316
YarrabahShire2,2362,4682,5952,7022,933
South AustraliaFederal State1,503,4611,552,5291,639,6141,712,8431,770,375
AdelaideCity13,21117,47920,92023,55226,177
Adelaide HillsDistrict Council38,54939,16539,69939,63240,162
Adelaide Plains (Mallala)District Council7,3548,1188,4838,9129,441
AlexandrinaDistrict Council18,09121,20824,12526,56227,876
Anangu PitjantjatjaraAboriginal Council2,6612,3102,6602,4982,590
BarossaDistrict Council19,41821,09622,52524,20025,245
Barunga WestDistrict Council2,5852,5902,4962,5922,550
Berri and BarmeraDistrict Council11,27311,23910,73310,83510,836
BurnsideCity42,40343,41444,09245,21646,127
CampbelltownCity46,54447,38349,78851,08053,082
CedunaDistrict Council3,6253,7023,5953,5663,423
Charles SturtCity102,897103,364108,680114,980120,733
Clare and Gilbert ValleysDistrict Council8,3478,3708,8719,2449,470
CleveDistrict Council...2,0001,8141,8161,780
Coober PedyDistrict Council2,4141,9841,7601,8181,820
Copper CoastDistrict Council10,98811,64913,12614,47215,128
EllistonDistrict Council1,1501,1641,0661,0701,011
Flinders RangesDistrict Council1,8041,7671,7221,6931,688
Franklin HarbourDistrict Council...1,2451,2381,3341,304
GawlerTown18,23519,24120,98723,35524,718
GoyderDistrict Council4,2544,2714,2254,2404,170
GrantDistrict Council7,3597,6137,9548,4178,619
Holdfast BayCity33,49034,37136,12036,53737,784
Kangaroo IslandDistrict Council4,2274,3964,5224,8365,021
Karoonda East MurrayDistrict Council1,2761,1891,0501,1211,101
KimbaDistrict Council1,2291,1471,1051,0831,056
KingstonDistrict Council2,3392,3902,3432,4152,380
LightRegional Council10,49412,68013,98415,04815,501
Lower Eyre PeninsulaDistrict Council4,2004,5375,0135,6615,814
Loxton WaikerieDistrict Council12,19711,90211,47811,73011,737
Maralinga TjarutjaAboriginal Council136111756264
MarionCity78,59080,64685,71490,50894,879
Mid MurrayDistrict Council8,3768,2168,2258,8459,143
MitchamCity62,01063,67664,99966,48267,907
Mount BarkerDistrict Council23,66427,39330,35333,89737,744
Mount GambierCity23,75024,62625,77327,06127,433
Mount RemarkableDistrict Council2,9982,9062,9062,9202,913
Murray BridgeRural City17,02318,15920,13721,56222,847
Naracoorte and LucindaleDistrict Council8,2398,3548,3428,5448,574
Northern AreasDistrict Council4,7654,7604,5684,6234,625
Norwood Payneham St PetersCity33,54634,96736,29136,39637,462
OnkaparingaCity150,119153,244163,392169,372174,575
Orroroo/CarrietonDistrict Council1,013959884912844
PeterboroughDistrict Council2,0141,9461,7581,7121,668
PlayfordCity68,24771,38580,68490,55396,547
Port Adelaide EnfieldCity101,371105,579116,492124,007129,530
Port AugustaCity13,70014,25114,41314,35913,697
Port LincolnCity13,84214,06014,46214,52314,750
Port Pirie City and DistsMunicipality17,56817,55117,62717,76717,576
ProspectCity19,10619,95920,69021,12421,827
Renmark ParingaDistrict Council9,7939,6899,4299,7809,926
RobeDistrict Council1,3791,3861,4311,4131,472
Roxby DownsMunicipality3,6184,1864,8264,0523,948
SalisburyCity113,849121,288132,880140,346144,872
Southern MalleeDistrict Council2,3002,1872,1232,0632,089
Streaky BayDistrict Council1,9812,0672,1752,1682,204
TatiaraDistrict Council7,0327,0376,7406,8176,827
Tea Tree GullyCity99,12198,45698,31599,153100,862
The CoorongDistrict Council5,8935,8385,6575,5255,415
Tumby BayDistrict Council2,5802,6092,6162,6752,733
Unincorporated South AustraliaUnincorporated Areas5,9113,8584,5563,6393,453
UnleyCity36,40537,21138,37438,93939,416
Victor HarborCity11,06212,30314,17615,01115,724
WakefieldDistrict Council6,5766,5336,7416,9506,773
WalkervilleMunicipality6,9957,1797,3087,7818,094
Wattle RangeDistrict Council12,23412,22411,79212,02212,060
West TorrensCity52,05653,69257,02659,40861,735
WhyallaCity22,04921,98922,56122,51121,506
WudinnaDistrict Council1,4491,3461,2801,2791,307
YankalillaDistrict Council3,8324,2454,4515,2765,679
Yorke PeninsulaDistrict Council11,46611,47411,19811,29111,331
TasmaniaFederal State473,668489,302511,483517,514540,780
Break O'DayMunicipality5,8396,2746,4696,1986,346
BrightonMunicipality12,85714,23615,68516,66918,123
BurnieCity19,07719,74820,16419,22819,701
Central CoastMunicipality21,24221,42822,33221,73622,157
Central HighlandsMunicipality2,3392,3272,3572,1692,166
Circular HeadMunicipality8,1288,2438,3618,1048,152
ClarenceCity49,37050,34452,82555,46558,729
Derwent ValleyMunicipality9,3729,6369,94610,08710,518
DevonportCity24,50224,90125,75225,12825,747
DorsetMunicipality7,4137,2447,1586,7246,685
FlindersMunicipality8968968099391,004
George TownMunicipality6,5576,7556,8576,8737,117
Glamorgan/Spring BayMunicipality4,0294,3714,4194,4514,750
GlenorchyCity43,80543,84445,40246,72247,963
HobartCity47,23248,98950,48252,01855,250
Huon ValleyMunicipality13,98714,53015,90516,56317,966
KentishMunicipality5,5555,9656,3696,2636,393
KingboroughMunicipality29,28531,40434,69336,54438,628
King IslandMunicipality1,7411,7161,6371,5941,612
LatrobeMunicipality8,3248,97310,27510,92711,961
LauncestonCity62,96664,80267,15466,51868,813
Meander ValleyMunicipality18,24819,05219,62219,55320,037
Northern MidlandsMunicipality12,04712,56112,72912,97213,598
SorellMunicipality10,95512,04913,34614,48216,030
Southern MidlandsMunicipality5,7885,8646,2656,0836,400
TasmanMunicipality2,2822,3262,4432,3892,479
Waratah/WynyardMunicipality13,76513,89514,30413,81313,900
West CoastMunicipality5,5725,2294,8904,2104,132
West TamarMunicipality20,49521,70022,83323,09224,423
VictoriaFederal State4,763,6155,061,2665,537,8176,173,1726,696,670
AlpineShire12,70912,26012,06812,57812,973
AraratRural City11,54411,42211,32611,74511,965
BallaratCity82,33386,64795,185103,500111,361
BanyuleCity117,967117,963122,983127,447131,940
Bass CoastShire25,24326,94130,23333,46437,445
Baw BawShire35,85037,81443,38949,29654,884
BaysideCity88,26290,80796,119102,912107,541
BenallaRural City13,88613,80713,81813,98214,137
BoroondaraCity156,246159,605167,062177,276183,023
BrimbankCity167,213174,231191,496204,190208,247
BulokeShire7,2206,9576,4656,2846,101
CampaspeShire36,01136,96936,85537,59537,675
CardiniaShire46,72057,95075,83197,573116,193
CaseyCity180,444220,440261,282312,789364,600
Central GoldfieldsShire12,88812,43412,57913,08713,092
Colac-OtwayShire20,68620,61420,79921,36221,662
CorangamiteShire17,29316,81516,52616,24315,929
DarebinCity127,067132,299142,942155,126166,430
East GippslandShire38,84340,54442,82645,60047,725
FrankstonCity113,306120,148130,350139,502143,338
GannawarraShire11,87311,41310,45310,56710,400
Glen EiraCity122,346128,474137,152148,583158,216
GlenelgShire20,08320,07719,84819,75919,621
Golden PlainsShire14,87216,66618,95822,01624,249
Greater BendigoCity89,07194,577101,995112,267119,980
Greater DandenongCity127,724130,068142,167160,222168,362
Greater GeelongCity191,534201,495215,837239,529264,866
Greater SheppartonCity57,61058,68861,74465,07267,070
HepburnShire14,26813,92614,62915,52516,157
HindmarshShire6,4966,1195,8565,7845,592
Hobsons BayCity82,85483,90687,39593,44598,189
HorshamRural City18,30518,77019,52319,88420,018
HumeCity135,147152,797174,290207,041241,188
IndigoShire14,49315,03815,31716,16516,885
KingstonCity133,063138,390148,304158,941167,293
KnoxCity146,525150,275154,625160,353165,147
LatrobeCity69,57370,53673,78874,62275,915
LoddonShire8,4737,9227,5467,5587,473
Macedon RangesShire37,32539,38342,88347,48050,971
ManninghamCity113,194113,914116,750122,570128,929
MansfieldShire6,7187,3577,9428,6749,474
MaribyrnongCity60,84865,51875,15486,94294,982
MaroondahCity99,662101,430107,323114,800119,401
MelbourneCity55,39880,154100,240146,096183,756
MeltonShire52,50480,595112,643141,420172,500
MilduraRural City48,86550,54051,82254,65855,937
MitchellShire27,52630,72335,10541,79547,647
MoiraShire26,40427,47728,40629,48630,018
MonashCity162,135167,010177,345192,625204,936
Moonee ValleyCity104,793105,717112,180122,871131,753
MooraboolShire24,83926,07728,67032,67236,013
MorelandCity135,540140,872154,247172,294188,762
Mornington PeninsulaShire131,574139,317149,271161,528168,862
Mount AlexanderShire16,88117,30417,87219,09720,001
MoyneShire15,52515,70816,16716,73717,027
MurrindindiShire13,25713,66313,33514,05214,661
NillumbikShire60,44461,51562,71664,17465,219
Northern GrampiansShire12,85712,09512,05411,57011,403
Port PhillipCity80,05489,64197,276108,627116,476
PyreneesShire6,5416,6486,7597,3167,555
QueenscliffeBorough3,2263,0863,0612,9293,008
Southern GrampiansShire16,87316,85816,57116,12316,134
South GippslandShire25,76226,12827,51229,12230,248
StonningtonCity89,42494,05698,853111,003118,614
StrathbogieShire9,5589,5099,59810,35710,992
Surf CoastShire20,55622,33326,66630,46534,771
Swan HillRural City21,02520,95020,86520,89620,534
TowongShire6,2166,0975,9186,0466,102
Unincorporated VictoriaUnincorporated Areas451757769892894
WangarattaRural City26,26026,77627,21228,59229,197
WarrnamboolCity29,18030,95932,66734,24235,533
WellingtonShire40,83540,68242,06843,53044,770
West WimmeraShire4,8084,5394,2873,9373,810
WhitehorseCity146,178149,017157,538169,641180,735
WhittleseaCity117,390128,491160,800207,058236,539
WodongaRural City31,96433,59536,02540,10042,662
WyndhamCity86,604115,161166,699227,008283,294
YarraCity68,52272,80878,90392,894103,125
Yarra RangesShire141,674143,393148,901155,226159,955
YarriambiackShire8,1847,6097,1836,7436,588
Western AustraliaFederal State1,906,2742,050,5812,353,4092,555,9782,663,561
AlbanyCity31,36233,17134,87337,28538,296
ArmadaleCity52,39152,29965,39582,02193,928
AshburtonShire5,9697,60810,22713,31113,331
Augusta-Margaret RiverShire10,22811,05212,22814,81916,701
BassendeanTown14,05513,89615,17915,61315,971
BayswaterCity58,44659,63266,84068,79169,038
BelmontCity29,91931,56037,35841,44842,806
BeverleyShire1,5791,6461,6041,7481,768
BoddingtonShire1,4371,4272,2471,8821,765
Boyup BrookShire1,6491,5631,6171,7221,771
Bridgetown-GreenbushesShire4,2054,1344,4214,6974,756
BrooktonShire1,0481,0379691,002959
BroomeShire13,24914,32615,73716,95916,994
Broomehill-TambellupShire1,2601,2081,1781,1641,088
Bruce RockShire1,1321,0041,002941949
BunburyCity30,61631,45032,58032,57431,683
BusseltonShire23,19226,71131,52337,76640,333
CambridgeTown24,43324,93926,65227,99129,332
CanningCity77,47480,93390,73693,73394,130
CapelShire7,13610,66615,05917,37518,407
CarnamahShire807792554564527
CarnarvonShire6,7516,0516,0765,7135,077
Chapman ValleyShire8809431,1981,4411,540
ChitteringShire2,9483,6694,5335,5366,021
ClaremontTown9,1669,3939,92410,63211,014
CockburnCity69,35977,83295,036108,302117,352
CollieShire9,1099,0129,3438,8568,601
CoolgardieShire4,2844,0054,1383,6953,348
CoorowShire1,3811,2591,0911,058961
CorriginShire1,3021,2001,1041,1931,132
CottesloeTown7,4287,6528,2368,1098,386
CranbrookShire1,0721,1321,1101,1071,044
CuballingShire725817891882853
CueShire396342279199140
CunderdinShire1,4571,3171,3471,4691,408
DalwallinuShire1,8891,4411,3031,4541,397
DandaraganShire2,9523,0183,2923,2623,315
DardanupShire8,99110,83712,85214,24114,553
DenmarkShire4,7344,7975,3736,0186,370
Derby-West KimberleyShire8,5018,0958,9668,3648,211
Donnybrook-BalingupShire4,7104,9515,4625,9566,157
DowerinShire840736700699668
DumbleyungShire753677626684674
DundasShire1,2621,1271,184788711
East FremantleTown6,7877,0747,4437,6807,908
East PilbaraShire5,6507,66712,25710,95310,921
EsperanceShire13,36913,64413,87914,52714,178
ExmouthShire2,3152,2052,4582,7882,935
FremantleCity25,76926,12428,65130,31031,517
GinginShire4,2744,5774,8225,3255,353
GnowangerupShire1,5851,4321,3071,2371,200
GoomallingShire9709731,0171,045991
GosnellsCity83,66294,958112,435122,011125,919
Greater Geraldton (incl. Geraldton-Greenough, Mullewa)City34,01935,73638,34039,56738,231
Halls CreekShire3,7663,7623,8933,5933,495
HarveyShire18,52620,45023,87826,89028,299
IrwinShire3,0713,2183,6723,6043,594
JerramungupShire1,2491,1861,0911,1271,130
JoondalupCity156,410156,570162,205160,918160,718
KalamundaShire48,74351,42356,49259,20159,328
Kalgoorlie/BoulderCity29,77130,08632,20830,84029,055
Karratha (Roebourne)City15,11820,05423,63422,21123,118
KatanningShire4,5014,4044,2904,2004,046
KellerberrinShire1,2211,2301,2111,2421,185
KentShire641599529568559
KojonupShire2,3082,2722,0302,0101,912
KondininShire1,0331,0191,068894872
KoordaShire490470448428402
KulinShire910922855783775
KwinanaTown21,80723,98630,69740,05846,787
Lake GraceShire1,6151,5301,4051,3001,286
LavertonShire1,2077831,2881,2221,215
LeonoraShire2,0071,5012,6281,4911,548
MandurahCity48,99658,81173,44083,32288,080
ManjimupShire10,3519,7189,4639,3419,118
MeekatharraShire1,4581,2251,4241,110969
MelvilleCity97,20296,778102,135102,342103,581
MenziesShire350237402518525
MerredinShire3,7833,4083,3743,3953,370
MingenewShire586504489465418
MooraShire2,7052,5312,5562,4772,389
MorawaShire989860911765661
Mosman ParkTown8,3588,7609,1999,1679,109
Mount MagnetShire854734666507449
Mount MarshallShire676650493533512
MukinbudinShire705601502553524
MundaringShire35,41536,32638,36439,21739,111
MurchisonShire161118119158162
MurrayShire10,89912,52214,77317,12618,207
NannupShire1,2231,2821,3041,3391,422
NarembeenShire963945839815850
NarroginShire5,5415,3315,2605,2354,939
NedlandsCity21,56421,39421,96522,10822,901
NgaanyatjarrakuShire1,5621,4661,5081,7081,768
NorthamShire10,28410,28010,83011,23811,013
NorthamptonShire3,3473,3343,2813,3352,876
NungarinShire276255236259246
Peppermint GroveShire1,6531,6911,6291,7081,759
PerenjoriShire615561930630567
PerthCity10,51015,23221,41626,87930,971
PingellyShire1,2171,2201,2091,1831,150
PlantagenetShire4,7074,6945,0325,1035,276
Port HedlandTown12,88114,08415,65915,06415,471
QuairadingShire1,1401,0711,0731,038988
RavensthorpeShire1,5102,0452,1871,7641,566
RockinghamCity74,18587,033109,415128,992138,581
SandstoneShire1341261099378
Serpentine-JarrahdaleShire11,73313,24618,49527,57833,920
Shark BayShire926906887963960
South PerthCity37,60640,51743,61843,87944,098
StirlingCity176,209183,957209,043220,073223,743
SubiacoCity12,94814,46415,87317,01817,448
SwanCity83,79795,206112,802136,679152,372
TamminShire443417415407393
Three SpringsShire754693633608561
ToodyayShire4,0844,3304,5294,4614,461
TrayningShire394410355354347
Upper GascoyneShire356307253282290
Victoria ParkTown27,75129,16234,71836,64737,784
Victoria PlainsShire974946926924917
VincentTown27,07129,26133,85735,67437,280
WaginShire1,8791,9431,9011,8841,776
WanderingShire333373453458424
WannerooCity84,323114,943160,281194,779212,768
WaroonaShire3,5383,6143,7204,1624,267
West ArthurShire910885901824782
WestoniaShire249226282306305
WickepinShire747762767740727
WilliamsShire9599089401,0001,015
WilunaShire9027351,198767684
Wongan-BalliduShire1,5991,4611,4781,3541,288
WoodanillingShire396415427415430
WyalkatchemShire678592542522492
Wyndham-East KimberleyShire7,2407,8798,1957,4787,354
YalgooShire326263417350351
YilgarnShire1,8321,4771,6751,2131,151
YorkShire3,2463,2443,4623,6053,623
AustraliaCommonwealth19,274,70120,450,96622,340,02424,190,90725,697,298

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Figures for 2020 are preliminary estimates.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males12,581,355
Females12,784,216
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-14 years4,741,547
15-64 years16,585,845
65+ years4,038,179
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years3,185,810
10-19 years3,058,194
20-29 years3,667,439
30-39 years3,673,275
40-49 years3,274,257
50-59 years3,080,088
60-69 years2,613,102
70-79 years1,792,163
80+ years1,021,243
Religion (C 2016)
Christian12,201,611
Muslim604,244
Buddhist563,672
Hindu440,298
Jew91,016
Other religion / belief260,772
Secular / no religion7,001,529
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia15,615,545
New Zealand518,454
United Kingdom1,087,771
Chinese Asia648,168
South Asia730,082
South-East Asia872,902
Other country2,306,279
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia19,278,835
Other nationality2,507,467
Language (C 2016)
English17,020,418
Indigenous language64,773
Other language4,806,863
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous649,162
Non-Indigenous21,341,236