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Contents: Statistical Areas of Significant Urban Area

The population of the statistical areas (level 2) in Wollongong agglomeration according to official estimates.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, religion, country of birth, nationality, language, ethnic group).

NameStatusPopulation
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1991-06-30
Population
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1996-06-30
Population
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2001-06-30
Population
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2006-06-30
Population
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2011-06-30
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2016-06-30
Population
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2020-06-30
Albion Park - Macquarie PassStatistical Area6,0529,09311,67013,06714,05914,70616,850
Albion Park RailStatistical Area6,7117,8067,5877,1587,2367,0456,877
Balgownie - Fairy MeadowStatistical Area19,77319,75519,96320,05621,04121,85822,733
Berkeley - Lake Heights - CringilaStatistical Area......13,78613,29013,49714,36914,803
Corrimal - Tarrawanna - BellambiStatistical Area14,86715,34715,58215,30915,80115,95516,000
Dapto - AvondaleStatistical Area22,83222,07421,96822,17823,40424,03224,662
Figtree - KeiravilleStatistical Area19,51019,74519,88019,99120,96421,81622,763
HelensburghStatistical Area7,0147,8588,1188,2528,7779,0969,356
Horsley - Kembla GrangeStatistical Area2,6413,3036,1367,5297,7588,85610,703
KiamaStatistical Area5,7786,0876,6996,7877,4497,8628,663
Kiama Downs - MinnamurraStatistical Area5,4586,1366,3115,9725,9786,1126,245
Port Kembla IndustrialStatistical Area30303029321111
Port Kembla - WarrawongStatistical Area10,56810,61110,1459,62810,12010,11810,068
Shellharbour - FlindersStatistical Area4,0945,5428,14311,50714,04217,38419,533
Shellharbour - Oak FlatsStatistical Area8,3599,13710,1709,8229,96410,21710,530
Thirroul - Austinmer - CoalcliffStatistical Area9,6439,86210,59210,49811,16511,68612,230
Unanderra - Mount KemblaStatistical Area14,79315,13716,09216,05816,12615,89415,642
WarillaStatistical Area23,03622,20021,81320,68920,91721,03920,832
Windang - PrimbeeStatistical Area......4,1454,0504,3934,3434,346
Wollongong - EastStatistical Area......9,76410,69513,35714,61916,867
Wollongong - WestStatistical Area......14,82715,00116,35717,42018,342
Woonona - Bulli - Russell ValeStatistical Area14,83915,93117,23418,33219,26320,34621,289
WollongongSignificant Urban Area239,603249,099260,655265,898281,700294,784309,345

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: All areas according to the definition of 2016. Population estimates for 2020 are preliminary.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males151,724
Females154,310
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-14 years55,970
15-64 years196,584
65+ years53,480
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years37,206
10-19 years37,678
20-29 years45,519
30-39 years38,474
40-49 years38,481
50-59 years37,674
60-69 years32,636
70-79 years23,462
80+ years14,904
Religion (C 2016)
Christian173,474
Muslim5,285
Buddhist3,195
Hindu1,437
Jew143
Other religion / belief967
Secular / no religion79,026
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Australia211,728
New Zealand2,962
United Kingdom15,138
Chinese Asia3,601
South Asia2,478
South-East Asia4,502
Other country28,688
Nationality (C 2016)
Australia250,417
Other nationality19,396
Language (C 2016)
English229,533
Indigenous language30
Other language41,988
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
Indigenous8,220
Non-Indigenous263,388