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The population development in Australian Capital Territory as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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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
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)Territory321,538335,170367,985403,104431,611
CanberraCapital Territory321,538335,170367,985403,104431,611
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)
Males212,950
Females218,430
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-14 years82,747
15-64 years290,888
65+ years57,745
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years56,732
10-19 years49,882
20-29 years66,618
30-39 years71,088
40-49 years59,258
50-59 years49,276
60-69 years38,580
70-79 years26,368
80+ years13,578
Religion (C 2016)
Christian180,299
Muslim9,883
Buddhist9,921
Hindu10,211
Jew642
Other religion / belief4,437
Secular / no religion145,583
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia270,039
New Zealand4,728
United Kingdom15,568
Chinese Asia13,673
South Asia17,922
South-East Asia14,959
Other country38,309
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia335,949
Other nationality36,564
Language (C 2016)
English288,990
Indigenous language127
Other language86,544
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous6,500
Non-Indigenous370,753

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