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Christmas Island

Territory in Australia

Contents: Population

The population development of Christmas Island as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

Christmas IslandTerritory1,4421,4032,1671,9031,979
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)
Males1,181
Females785
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-14 years304
15-64 years1,395
65+ years267
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years186
10-19 years206
20-29 years237
30-39 years335
40-49 years293
50-59 years311
60-69 years257
70-79 years119
80+ years22
Religion (C 2016)
Christian346
Muslim357
Buddhist334
Hindu7
Jew3
Other religion / belief6
Secular / no religion281
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia694
New Zealand53
United Kingdom63
Chinese Asia31
South Asia25
South-East Asia490
Other country179
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia1,011
Other nationality572
Language (C 2016)
English503
Other language842
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous12
Non-Indigenous1,580