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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2001-06-30
Population
Estimate
2006-06-30
Population
Estimate
2011-06-30
Population
Estimate
2016-06-30
Population
Estimate
2021-06-30
Northern TerritoryTerritory201,743209,057231,292245,678245,909
Alice SpringsTown26,84926,70028,48926,51826,476
BarklyRegion7,3157,5647,8387,4267,457
BelyuenShire230199207175175
Central DesertRegion4,6784,4544,2874,1654,249
CoomalieShire1,1251,2341,2751,4121,355
DarwinCity69,63571,36678,46785,32380,937
East ArnhemRegion8,5199,27510,46610,25210,376
KatherineTown9,7069,68910,48810,54110,559
LitchfieldMunicipality15,78216,45120,21825,35525,726
MacDonnellRegion6,6756,7616,7106,7537,038
PalmerstonCity22,41825,16329,38535,97839,625
Roper GulfRegion6,3276,4237,0427,3297,489
Tiwi IslandsRegion2,5232,4322,9702,7772,731
Unincorporated Northern Territory (incl. Darwin Waterfront)Unincorporated Areas7,4778,1419,0717,4987,454
Victoria DalyRegion...3,4413,3213,1423,176
WagaitShire248326420492533
West ArnhemRegion6,2416,4527,1336,9416,789
West DalyRegion...2,9863,5053,6013,764
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)
Males126,325
Females119,818
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-14 years52,548
15-64 years172,601
65+ years20,994
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years35,566
10-19 years32,109
20-29 years38,125
30-39 years44,359
40-49 years33,704
50-59 years29,733
60-69 years20,204
70-79 years9,409
80+ years2,934
Religion (C 2016)
Christian109,118
Muslim2,335
Buddhist4,554
Hindu3,562
Jew120
Other religion / belief4,762
Secular / no religion67,739
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia157,531
New Zealand4,635
United Kingdom6,718
Chinese Asia2,123
South Asia6,282
South-East Asia11,450
Other country14,203
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia179,967
Other nationality22,003
Language (C 2016)
English132,635
Indigenous language34,962
Other language32,588
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous58,238
Non-Indigenous147,337

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