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New South Wales

Federal State in Australia

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2006-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
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2016-06-30
Population
Estimate
2021-06-30
New South WalesFederal State6,530,3496,742,6907,218,5297,732,8588,188,651
AlburyCity45,26547,56649,45152,17155,754
Armidale Regional (incl. Guyra)Area27,90627,37728,57329,31029,484
BallinaArea37,85639,53740,74742,99345,773
BalranaldArea2,7512,5072,3532,3302,276
Bathurst RegionalArea35,50436,91639,96042,24444,540
Bayside (Rockdale - Botany Bay)Area129,075133,205144,985164,534182,369
Bega ValleyArea30,42531,82933,12833,94135,046
BellingenArea12,63412,71612,92312,95113,248
BerriganArea8,0758,1608,2978,6098,810
BlacktownCity263,103278,894312,346348,030387,104
BlandArea6,6036,2126,0216,0245,923
BlayneyArea6,4786,7417,2177,3437,408
Blue MountainsCity76,52875,60078,55378,83578,740
BoganArea3,1562,9393,0092,7642,481
BourkeArea3,9193,1853,0532,7622,596
BrewarrinaArea2,1482,0041,8741,7101,520
Broken HillCity20,92919,75319,15118,11417,230
BurwoodArea30,39332,19934,17638,53640,686
ByronArea29,45330,12530,71233,39936,217
CabonneArea12,44712,63413,21113,57713,759
CamdenArea45,16350,62858,43980,264114,516
CampbelltownCity149,192146,538151,173161,566175,687
Canada BayArea61,94068,30980,06592,53495,919
Canterbury-BankstownArea307,592310,578335,940361,862378,425
CarrathoolArea3,2902,8632,6812,7932,789
Central Coast (incl. Gosford City)City294,596303,051322,657336,611347,158
Central DarlingArea2,4322,0002,0591,8811,834
CessnockCity46,82347,42652,48556,72063,020
Clarence ValleyArea48,24749,14951,28751,62252,993
CobarArea4,9904,9414,7824,6874,365
Coffs HarbourCity62,58266,65770,97274,67078,093
CoolamonArea4,0904,0974,2364,3904,304
CoonambleArea4,7974,3054,2264,0513,854
Cootamundra-Gundagai RegionalArea11,39711,25411,30811,29111,169
CowraArea12,98912,75412,52312,65912,785
Cumberland (incl. Holroyd City, Auburn City (parts))Area...180,403203,181225,691239,834
Dubbo Regional (Western Plains Regional)Area47,17647,14849,07951,40454,195
DungogArea8,3388,2458,5569,1019,784
Edward River (Deniliquin - Conargo)Area10,0749,2878,8888,9919,158
EurobodallaArea33,63935,85537,08237,91939,362
FairfieldCity187,825186,117196,479205,675207,922
Federation (Corowa - Urana)Area12,12112,49712,50912,44512,735
ForbesArea10,0629,5409,4699,8179,934
Georges River (Hurstville - Kogarah)Area125,777130,586141,726153,161159,266
GilgandraArea4,7614,6184,5154,2984,205
Glen Innes SevernArea8,8188,9878,9118,9348,816
Goulburn MulwareeArea26,40126,69528,36330,26131,796
Greater Hume ShireArea10,4559,99910,07210,51911,020
GriffithCity24,41224,45025,39526,35627,173
GunnedahArea12,30611,78212,51912,49112,713
GwydirArea5,7165,4285,1025,3265,323
HawkesburyCity62,41261,72564,35366,34668,009
HayArea3,6203,4833,0852,9842,945
HilltopsArea18,01418,21318,79318,75618,553
HornsbyArea...136,162143,273147,385150,698
Hunters HillArea13,29613,66213,89714,65614,861
Inner West (Marrickville - Ashfield - Leichhardt)Area166,693167,602180,301191,194199,759
InverellArea16,78416,94717,68917,81517,696
JuneeArea5,8595,9436,1326,4146,738
KempseyArea27,16428,03229,12829,43130,092
KiamaArea19,79319,62620,80622,11024,006
Ku-ring-gaiArea106,965104,459114,604122,472126,554
KyogleArea9,7399,4919,5379,1148,841
LachlanArea7,6516,9326,8026,4446,025
Lake MacquarieCity186,353188,503196,811202,332210,031
Lane CoveArea31,88031,52733,23337,69440,336
LeetonArea11,83211,56211,40611,40711,242
LismoreCity42,72143,33844,34844,12243,790
LithgowCity20,45120,18620,85021,48421,556
LiverpoolCity158,027169,868188,088211,983234,917
Liverpool PlainsArea7,9777,7177,7617,8477,848
LockhartArea3,5503,2373,0983,1733,221
Lord Howe IslandUnincorporated Area366357392414422
MaitlandCity56,05563,50569,92479,06390,449
Mid-Coast (incl. Greater Taree)Area81,29184,57988,81891,80195,209
Mid-Western RegionalArea22,00321,64123,02024,54625,563
Moree PlainsArea16,10814,40714,04313,62712,988
MosmanArea27,68027,57029,35130,26030,122
Murray RiverArea10,99711,02011,25711,87212,571
Murrumbidgee (incl. Jerilderie)Area4,5484,2193,8883,9293,871
MuswellbrookArea15,09915,63916,32816,46216,212
Nambucca ValleyArea18,02618,29919,23519,58019,911
NarrabriArea14,42213,47713,43813,36712,948
NarranderaArea6,6866,1496,1155,9495,834
NarromineArea7,0606,6916,8326,6176,392
NewcastleCity141,001146,623155,550160,707168,880
Northern Beaches (Warringah - Pittwater - Manly)Area229,816233,600251,696265,468272,184
North SydneyArea58,33761,51266,74771,80973,712
OberonArea5,2575,1795,2095,3495,425
OrangeCity36,70136,37439,41941,21042,809
ParkesArea14,92714,60015,08314,92414,623
ParramattaCity...180,919203,205234,444258,799
PenrithCity176,277176,067184,589201,597219,173
Port Macquarie-HastingsArea64,96069,94775,23280,07387,560
Port StephensArea58,50962,13267,21471,11575,685
Queanbeyan-Palerang RegionalArea44,28950,07054,84457,79063,491
RandwickCity124,456125,346137,792148,922153,498
Richmond ValleyArea21,01421,72822,71723,25623,572
RydeCity98,516100,344108,712121,270132,822
ShellharbourCity59,38362,24366,21870,39176,364
ShoalhavenCity86,85690,50596,203101,942108,892
SingletonArea21,06622,53523,52323,57623,573
Snowy Monaro RegionalArea19,44020,00820,38620,55821,207
Snowy Valleys (Tumut - Tumbarumba)Area15,08414,68414,75614,61114,349
StrathfieldArea29,25333,03037,23942,41547,705
Sutherland ShireArea212,458211,230220,250226,461234,275
SydneyCity128,901164,597183,281222,717242,237
Tamworth RegionalArea53,55754,88758,22860,99062,782
TemoraArea6,2886,0085,9536,2106,249
TenterfieldArea6,8426,6666,9906,6976,502
The Hills ShireArea...136,015147,779162,975188,557
TweedArea73,98081,53188,43793,74299,480
Unincorporated Far WestUnincorporated Area854738727698503
Upper Hunter ShireArea13,43013,33314,20614,34414,152
Upper Lachlan ShireArea7,2107,2097,4227,8538,419
UrallaArea6,0525,8946,2416,1475,883
Wagga WaggaCity56,28058,51861,78163,90666,408
WalchaArea3,2823,2593,1193,1303,103
WalgettArea8,2617,1296,7976,3175,785
WarrenArea3,2932,8142,8622,7972,708
Warrumbungle ShireArea10,76210,0349,8989,5629,118
WaverleyArea62,85364,29468,69872,01372,743
WeddinArea3,8263,7223,7593,6773,577
WentworthArea7,1566,9266,8376,9327,142
WilloughbyCity61,39966,48171,13977,88879,556
WingecarribeeArea42,38443,53246,12648,99852,309
WollondillyArea38,17840,96944,60749,85454,772
WollongongCity188,275190,909202,068210,394220,659
WoollahraArea52,67752,99556,32057,74458,480
Yass ValleyArea12,00213,50015,61516,56817,608
AustraliaCommonwealth19,274,70120,450,96622,340,02424,190,90725,738,142

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: The 2021 estimates are preliminary. Census figures are not adjusted for underenumeration.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males3,984,166
Females4,087,995
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-17 years1,749,215
18-64 years4,898,785
65+ years1,424,146
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years968,866
10-19 years959,031
20-29 years1,052,152
30-39 years1,166,242
40-49 years1,039,899
50-59 years990,182
60-69 years888,121
70-79 years640,344
80-89 years294,106
90+ years73,203
Country of Birth (C 2021)
Australia5,277,591
New Zealand118,527
British Isles293,609
Chinese Asia310,268
South Asia383,460
South-East Asia350,250
Other country910,840
Language (C 2021)
English5,457,982
Other language2,146,080
Ethnic Group (C 2021)
Indigenous278,043
Non-Indigenous7,404,499
Religion (C 2021)
Christian3,844,453
Muslim349,240
Buddhist222,770
Hindu273,780
Jew40,249
Other religion / belief87,200
Secular / no religion2,679,783

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