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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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2020-06-30
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)
Males1,309,235
Females1,312,274
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-14 years511,794
15-64 years1,721,007
65+ years388,708
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years345,665
10-19 years320,392
20-29 years354,505
30-39 years395,639
40-49 years349,553
50-59 years325,208
60-69 years264,682
70-79 years171,767
80+ years94,098
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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