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New South Wales

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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2020-06-30
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
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)
Males4,015,829
Females4,073,988
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-14 years1,499,758
15-64 years5,270,559
65+ years1,319,500
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years1,010,335
10-19 years964,103
20-29 years1,172,281
30-39 years1,171,013
40-49 years1,032,980
50-59 years972,306
60-69 years840,492
70-79 years582,663
80+ years343,644
Religion (C 2016)
Christian4,127,539
Muslim267,659
Buddhist207,956
Hindu181,402
Jew36,901
Other religion / belief74,900
Secular / no religion1,898,899
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia4,899,202
New Zealand117,138
United Kingdom270,877
Chinese Asia293,123
South Asia253,910
South-East Asia301,237
Other country836,175
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia6,186,119
Other nationality788,942
Language (C 2016)
English5,126,635
Indigenous language1,926
Other language1,880,090
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous216,181
Non-Indigenous6,826,282

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