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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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2021-06-30
Western AustraliaFederal State1,906,2742,050,5812,353,4092,555,9782,682,257
AlbanyCity31,36233,17134,87337,28538,370
ArmadaleCity52,39152,29965,39582,02196,128
AshburtonShire5,9697,60810,22713,31113,285
Augusta-Margaret RiverShire10,22811,05212,22814,81917,130
BassendeanTown14,05513,89615,17915,61316,031
BayswaterCity58,44659,63266,84068,79168,877
BelmontCity29,91931,56037,35841,44842,795
BeverleyShire1,5791,6461,6041,7481,767
BoddingtonShire1,4371,4272,2471,8821,776
Boyup BrookShire1,6491,5631,6171,7221,793
Bridgetown-GreenbushesShire4,2054,1344,4214,6974,828
BrooktonShire1,0481,0379691,002946
BroomeShire13,24914,32615,73716,95916,961
Broomehill-TambellupShire1,2601,2081,1781,1641,076
Bruce RockShire1,1321,0041,002941950
BunburyCity30,61631,45032,58032,57431,508
BusseltonShire23,19226,71131,52337,76641,041
CambridgeTown24,43324,93926,65227,99129,227
CanningCity77,47480,93390,73693,73393,611
CapelShire7,13610,66615,05917,37518,617
CarnamahShire807792554564525
CarnarvonShire6,7516,0516,0765,7134,995
Chapman ValleyShire8809431,1981,4411,553
ChitteringShire2,9483,6694,5335,5366,175
ClaremontTown9,1669,3939,92410,63210,991
CockburnCity69,35977,83295,036108,302119,928
CollieShire9,1099,0129,3438,8568,625
CoolgardieShire4,2844,0054,1383,6953,382
CoorowShire1,3811,2591,0911,058958
CorriginShire1,3021,2001,1041,1931,136
CottesloeTown7,4287,6528,2368,1098,281
CranbrookShire1,0721,1321,1101,1071,033
CuballingShire725817891882859
CueShire396342279199144
CunderdinShire1,4571,3171,3471,4691,402
DalwallinuShire1,8891,4411,3031,4541,388
DandaraganShire2,9523,0183,2923,2623,367
DardanupShire8,99110,83712,85214,24114,695
DenmarkShire4,7344,7975,3736,0186,422
Derby-West KimberleyShire8,5018,0958,9668,3648,207
Donnybrook-BalingupShire4,7104,9515,4625,9566,241
DowerinShire840736700699658
DumbleyungShire753677626684666
DundasShire1,2621,1271,184788715
East FremantleTown6,7877,0747,4437,6807,893
East PilbaraShire5,6507,66712,25710,95310,868
EsperanceShire13,36913,64413,87914,52714,174
ExmouthShire2,3152,2052,4582,7882,939
FremantleCity25,76926,12428,65130,31031,901
GinginShire4,2744,5774,8225,3255,419
GnowangerupShire1,5851,4321,3071,2371,210
GoomallingShire9709731,0171,045975
GosnellsCity83,66294,958112,435122,011126,459
Greater Geraldton (incl. Geraldton-Greenough, Mullewa)City34,01935,73638,34039,56738,146
Halls CreekShire3,7663,7623,8933,5933,491
HarveyShire18,52620,45023,87826,89028,563
IrwinShire3,0713,2183,6723,6043,591
JerramungupShire1,2491,1861,0911,1271,139
JoondalupCity156,410156,570162,205160,918160,579
KalamundaShire48,74351,42356,49259,20159,435
Kalgoorlie/BoulderCity29,77130,08632,20830,84028,709
Karratha (Roebourne)City15,11820,05423,63422,21123,243
KatanningShire4,5014,4044,2904,2004,024
KellerberrinShire1,2211,2301,2111,2421,180
KentShire641599529568564
KojonupShire2,3082,2722,0302,0101,894
KondininShire1,0331,0191,068894866
KoordaShire490470448428397
KulinShire910922855783767
KwinanaTown21,80723,98630,69740,05848,212
Lake GraceShire1,6151,5301,4051,3001,274
LavertonShire1,2077831,2881,2221,236
LeonoraShire2,0071,5012,6281,4911,572
MandurahCity48,99658,81173,44083,32289,448
ManjimupShire10,3519,7189,4639,3419,089
MeekatharraShire1,4581,2251,4241,110980
MelvilleCity97,20296,778102,135102,342103,459
MenziesShire350237402518533
MerredinShire3,7833,4083,3743,3953,360
MingenewShire586504489465418
MooraShire2,7052,5312,5562,4772,380
MorawaShire989860911765660
Mosman ParkTown8,3588,7609,1999,1679,108
Mount MagnetShire854734666507455
Mount MarshallShire676650493533507
MukinbudinShire705601502553520
MundaringShire35,41536,32638,36439,21739,161
MurchisonShire161118119158164
MurrayShire10,89912,52214,77317,12618,523
NannupShire1,2231,2821,3041,3391,420
NarembeenShire963945839815846
NarroginShire5,5415,3315,2605,2354,870
NedlandsCity21,56421,39421,96522,10822,652
NgaanyatjarrakuShire1,5621,4661,5081,7081,797
NorthamShire10,28410,28010,83011,23811,060
NorthamptonShire3,3473,3343,2813,3352,826
NungarinShire276255236259243
Peppermint GroveShire1,6531,6911,6291,7081,757
PerenjoriShire615561930630569
PerthCity10,51015,23221,41626,87931,240
PingellyShire1,2171,2201,2091,1831,150
PlantagenetShire4,7074,6945,0325,1035,354
Port HedlandTown12,88114,08415,65915,06415,768
QuairadingShire1,1401,0711,0731,038983
RavensthorpeShire1,5102,0452,1871,7641,603
RockinghamCity74,18587,033109,415128,992140,923
SandstoneShire1341261099378
Serpentine-JarrahdaleShire11,73313,24618,49527,57835,087
Shark BayShire926906887963962
South PerthCity37,60640,51743,61843,87943,665
StirlingCity176,209183,957209,043220,073223,260
SubiacoCity12,94814,46415,87317,01817,210
SwanCity83,79795,206112,802136,679156,254
TamminShire443417415407394
Three SpringsShire754693633608559
ToodyayShire4,0844,3304,5294,4614,513
TrayningShire394410355354343
Upper GascoyneShire356307253282290
Victoria ParkTown27,75129,16234,71836,64737,571
Victoria PlainsShire974946926924911
VincentTown27,07129,26133,85735,67437,028
WaginShire1,8791,9431,9011,8841,793
WanderingShire333373453458430
WannerooCity84,323114,943160,281194,779215,878
WaroonaShire3,5383,6143,7204,1624,276
West ArthurShire910885901824789
WestoniaShire249226282306300
WickepinShire747762767740720
WilliamsShire9599089401,0001,023
WilunaShire9027351,198767691
Wongan-BalliduShire1,5991,4611,4781,3541,268
WoodanillingShire396415427415428
WyalkatchemShire678592542522483
Wyndham-East KimberleyShire7,2407,8798,1957,4787,337
YalgooShire326263417350354
YilgarnShire1,8321,4771,6751,2131,135
YorkShire3,2463,2443,4623,6053,618
AustraliaCommonwealth19,274,70120,450,96622,340,02424,190,90725,738,142

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Figures for 2021 are preliminary estimates.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males1,328,087
Females1,335,474
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-14 years517,273
15-64 years1,738,758
65+ years407,530
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years346,736
10-19 years325,420
20-29 years351,572
30-39 years402,284
40-49 years352,179
50-59 years330,587
60-69 years274,502
70-79 years181,714
80+ years98,567
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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