Australia

Census Results


1881-04-03 2,250,194
1891-04-05 3,174,392
1901-03-31 3,773,801
1911-04-02 4,455,005
1921-04-04 5,435,734
1933-06-30 6,629,839
1947-06-30 7,579,358
1954-06-30 8,986,530
1961-06-30 10,508,186
1966-06-30 11,550,462
1971-06-30 12,755,638
1976-06-30 13,548,448
1981-06-30 14,576,328
1986-06-30 15,602,156
1991-06-30 16,847,310
1996-08-09 17,892,423
2001-08-07 18,769,249
2006-08-08 19,855,288
2011-08-09 21,507,717

General Information


Official name Australia
Official name [native] Australia «English»
Capital Canberra
Capital [native] Canberra «English»
Region Australia and New Zealand
ISO code AU
Statistical agency Australian Bureau of Statistics

Name in Chinese 澳大利亚
Name in Arabic أستراليا
Name in Spanish Australia
Name in Russian Австралия
Name in French l'Australie

Administrative units

codestatecapitalarea (sq.km.)population
2001-06-30
estimate
population
2011-06-30
estimate
population
2011-08-09
census
1New South WalesSydney801,321.76,575,2177,211,4686,917,658
2VictoriaMelbourne227,417.54,804,7265,534,5265,354,042
3QueenslandBrisbane1,734,218.73,628,9464,474,0984,332,739
4South AustraliaAdelaide985,288.71,511,7281,638,2321,596,572
5Western AustraliaPerth2,531,572.01,901,1592,352,2152,239,170
6TasmaniaHobart67,914.3471,795511,195495,354
7Northern TerritoryDarwin1,352,187.6197,768231,331211,945
8Australia Capital TerritoryCanberra2,358.0319,317367,752357,222
9Other Territories-217.72,5843,1163,033
 total 7,702,490.619,413,24022,323,93321,507,717
source: Australian Bureau of Statistics.
note: 2011 estimates are based on preliminary results of the 2011 census.
note: (A) = Area; (C) = City; (S) = Shire; (T) = ; (M) = Municipality; (R) = Region.

Expanded administrative units

codestate
local government area
capital
council seat
area (sq.km.)population
2001-06-30
estimate
population
2011-06-30
estimate
population
2011-08-09
census
1New South WalesSydney801,321.76,575,2177,211,4686,917,658
10050Albury (C) 305.945,62149,46747,810
10110Armidale Dumaresq (A) 4,230.824,80725,27024,105
10150Ashfield (A) 8.340,52143,68341,214
10200Auburn (C) 32.558,67878,28673,738
10250Ballina (A) 484.738,15940,75339,274
10300Balranald (A) 21,693.12,7732,3612,283
10350Bankstown (C) 76.8171,994190,637182,352
10470Bathurst Regional (A) 3,816.435,70639,93638,519
10550Bega Valley (A) 6,279.030,70332,99931,950
10600Bellingen (A) 1,600.412,73112,88612,518
10650Berrigan (A) 2,065.98,1388,2828,066
10750Blacktown (C) 240.1264,799312,479301,099
10800Bland (A) 8,557.76,6556,0185,865
10850Blayney (A) 1,524.96,5307,1866,985
10900Blue Mountains (C) 1,431.277,02178,39175,942
10950Bogan (A) 14,600.53,1813,0202,900
11000Bombala (A) 3,946.62,6312,4582,409
11050Boorowa (A) 2,578.02,4552,4692,399
11100Botany Bay (C) 21.737,19341,67439,356
11150Bourke (A) 41,604.53,9513,0852,868
11200Brewarrina (A) 19,165.22,1651,8951,766
11250Broken Hill (C) 170.321,09819,12518,517
11300Burwood (A) 7.130,58034,30532,423
11350Byron (A) 565.929,68930,82529,209
11400Cabonne (A) 6,023.912,54713,18812,821
11450Camden (A) 201.345,45458,37656,720
11500Campbelltown (C) 312.1150,154151,221145,967
11520Canada Bay (A) 19.962,32279,90575,763
11550Canterbury (C) 33.6137,492144,751137,454
11600Carrathool (A) 18,932.53,3162,6682,587
11700Central Darling (A) 53,493.82,4512,1081,991
11720Cessnock (C) 1,965.447,18852,49350,840
11730Clarence Valley (A) 10,428.848,61751,25249,665
11750Cobar (A) 45,571.05,1824,9314,710
11800Coffs Harbour (C) 1,173.763,06270,93368,413
11860Conargo (A) 8,737.91,8231,5851,540
12000Coolamon (A) 2,430.94,1224,2134,099
12050Cooma-Monaro (A) 5,184.59,75210,0869,772
12150Coonamble (A) 9,915.94,8364,2744,030
12200Cootamundra (A) 1,523.87,6957,5017,334
12300Corowa Shire (A) 2,329.310,78511,30211,000
12350Cowra (A) 2,808.713,09412,52612,147
12500Deniliquin (A) 143.28,3337,3177,120
12600Dubbo (C) 3,425.738,75440,49138,805
12700Dungog (A) 2,250.08,4058,5478,318
12750Eurobodalla (A) 3,428.233,94636,99335,741
12850Fairfield (C) 101.5189,034196,622187,766
12900Forbes (A) 4,718.110,1439,4719,170
12950Gilgandra (A) 4,832.04,7994,5344,368
13010Glen Innes Severn (A) 5,480.48,8898,9658,656
13050Gloucester (A) 2,950.24,9274,9744,877
13100Gosford (C) 941.1160,760167,693162,440
13310Goulburn Mulwaree (A) 3,220.026,62328,28527,481
13320Great Lakes (A) 3,373.332,20135,60134,430
13340Greater Hume Shire (A) 5,749.310,53710,0399,815
13380Greater Taree (C) 3,729.144,73847,95546,541
13450Griffith (C) 1,639.924,60425,29224,364
13500Gundagai (A) 2,457.13,7923,7533,662
13550Gunnedah (A) 4,987.412,40512,51512,066
13650Guyra (A) 4,389.64,4754,5434,397
13660Gwydir (A) 9,262.45,7605,0744,965
13700Harden (A) 1,868.33,8603,6803,584
13800Hawkesbury (C) 2,774.662,81464,23462,353
13850Hay (A) 11,326.03,5993,0972,956
13950Holroyd (C) 40.289,236103,86999,163
14000Hornsby (A) 462.1153,200163,865156,847
14100Hunters Hill (A) 5.713,38213,88013,215
14150Hurstville (C) 22.774,08882,56978,855
14200Inverell (A) 8,594.915,75416,61416,075
14250Jerilderie (A) 3,373.11,9221,5341,496
14300Junee (A) 2,030.05,9056,0915,878
14350Kempsey (A) 3,375.727,37429,18828,134
14400Kiama (A) 257.719,95920,83219,986
14450Kogarah (C) 15.652,46358,93855,806
14500Ku-ring-gai (A) 85.4107,655114,704109,297
14550Kyogle (A) 3,584.09,8179,5379,228
14600Lachlan (A) 14,965.47,5606,7586,476
14650Lake Macquarie (C) 648.0187,803195,909189,006
14700Lane Cove (A) 10.532,08633,19731,510
14750Leeton (A) 1,167.011,92511,40611,037
14800Leichhardt (A) 10.650,45655,65152,198
14850Lismore (C) 1,287.843,06444,28242,766
14870Lithgow (C) 4,511.920,56820,79020,160
14900Liverpool (C) 305.4159,046188,083180,143
14920Liverpool Plains (A) 5,082.38,0417,7697,480
14950Lockhart (A) 2,895.93,5783,0822,998
15050Maitland (C) 391.556,49269,64667,478
15150Manly (A) 14.438,66542,53139,747
15200Marrickville (A) 16.576,74381,48976,500
15270Mid-Western Regional (A) 8,752.822,18023,00022,318
15300Moree Plains (A) 17,906.016,23314,18913,429
15350Mosman (A) 8.727,85129,47527,453
15500Murray (A) 4,344.56,1567,1596,957
15550Murrumbidgee (A) 3,506.72,6622,3382,261
15650Muswellbrook (A) 3,405.015,22116,32215,791
15700Nambucca (A) 1,491.418,17119,28618,644
15750Narrabri (A) 13,014.114,53713,47512,925
15800Narrandera (A) 4,116.26,7396,1235,902
15850Narromine (A) 5,260.47,1176,9296,585
15900Newcastle (C) 186.8142,101154,896148,535
15950North Sydney (A) 10.558,71367,03362,289
16100Oberon (A) 3,626.95,2875,2075,040
16150Orange (C) 283.936,99939,48038,057
16180Palerang (A) 5,146.810,89614,83514,352
16200Parkes (A) 5,954.915,04715,08414,592
16250Parramatta (C) 61.4147,882174,554166,858
16350Penrith (C) 404.6177,413184,681178,467
16370Pittwater (A) 90.356,39060,26057,155
16380Port Macquarie-Hastings (A) 3,683.065,37874,94972,696
16400Port Stephens (A) 858.558,96567,05864,807
16470Queanbeyan (C) 172.433,76539,82637,991
16550Randwick (C) 36.3125,223137,757128,989
16610Richmond Valley (A) 3,047.421,18322,69722,037
16650Rockdale (C) 28.292,676102,84397,340
16700Ryde (C) 40.599,151108,371103,038
16900Shellharbour (C) 147.459,86266,05463,605
16950Shoalhaven (C) 4,567.087,65096,04392,812
17000Singleton (A) 4,892.821,23023,45622,694
17050Snowy River (A) 6,030.47,2077,7527,508
17100Strathfield (A) 13.929,43337,14135,188
17150Sutherland Shire (A) 333.6213,828219,751210,863
17200Sydney (C) 26.7129,696183,494169,505
17310Tamworth Regional (A) 9,884.253,97358,35156,292
17350Temora (A) 2,802.06,3375,9285,776
17400Tenterfield (A) 7,322.36,8977,0246,811
17420The Hills Shire (A) 400.5146,045176,986169,872
17450Tumbarumba (A) 4,392.53,7353,4403,358
17500Tumut Shire (A) 4,566.611,47011,27210,934
17550Tweed (A) 1,307.474,57788,46385,105
17620Upper Hunter Shire (A) 8,096.113,53814,20613,754
17640Upper Lachlan Shire (A) 7,127.57,2717,3787,193
17650Uralla (A) 3,226.56,0996,2606,034
17700Urana (A) 3,356.01,4311,1801,159
17750Wagga Wagga (C) 4,825.956,72261,50959,458
17800Wakool (A) 7,520.54,9294,0803,962
17850Walcha (A) 6,261.33,3073,1223,021
17900Walgett (A) 22,308.58,3286,8606,454
17950Warren (A) 10,753.83,3202,8772,758
18000Warringah (A) 149.4136,175147,611140,741
18020Warrumbungle Shire (A) 12,371.110,8499,9279,588
18050Waverley (A) 9.263,24168,56763,487
18100Weddin (A) 3,408.63,8573,7343,665
18150Wellington (A) 4,110.18,8018,9378,493
18200Wentworth (A) 26,256.77,2146,7876,609
18250Willoughby (C) 22.461,79571,63767,356
18350Wingecarribee (A) 2,688.442,74046,04244,395
18400Wollondilly (A) 2,555.938,42444,40343,259
18450Wollongong (C) 683.9189,776201,215192,418
18500Woollahra (A) 12.353,00256,32452,158
18550Wyong (A) 739.8135,498153,992149,746
18710Yass Valley (A) 3,998.112,10315,51615,020
18750Young (A) 2,692.711,85012,51412,236
19399-Unincorporated NSW 93,213.51,2201,1161,169
2VictoriaMelbourne227,417.54,804,7265,534,5265,354,042
20110Alpine (S)Bright4,788.212,90412,10311,881
20260Ararat (RC)Ararat4,211.411,72111,29711,183
20570Ballarat (C)Ballarat739.083,59995,00793,501
20660Banyule (C)Ivanhoe62.5118,696122,722118,306
20740Bass Coast (S)Wonthaggi864.825,63130,02429,614
20830Baw Baw (S)Warragul4,031.336,39943,41642,864
20910Bayside (C)Sandringham37.288,80896,10191,814
21010Benalla (RC)Benalla2,352.614,01713,75413,647
21110Boroondara (C)Camberwell60.2157,214166,818159,184
21180Brimbank (C)Sunshine123.4168,247191,084182,735
21270Buloke (S)Wycheproof8,000.47,3316,4626,384
21370Campaspe (S)Echuca4,518.936,34936,66536,365
21450Cardinia (S)Pakenham1,281.747,01075,57374,176
21610Casey (C)Narre Warren409.4181,562260,404252,382
21670Central Goldfields (S)Maryborough1,532.813,08712,55112,496
21750Colac Otway (S)Colac3,437.521,00520,57820,345
21830Corangamite (S)Camperdown4,407.617,55816,50416,376
21890Darebin (C)Preston53.5127,855143,057136,474
22110East Gippsland (S)Bairnsdale20,941.539,43942,79342,196
22170Frankston (C)Frankston129.6114,008130,055126,458
22250Gannawarra (S)Kerang3,735.312,05510,46110,366
22310Glen Eira (C)Caulfield North38.7123,105137,566131,013
22410Glenelg (S)Portland6,218.320,39219,84319,575
22490Golden Plains (S)Bannockburn2,703.415,10118,91718,770
22620Greater Bendigo (C)Bendigo3,000.090,449101,868100,617
22670Greater Dandenong (C)Dandenong129.6128,516142,591135,605
22750Greater Geelong (C)Geelong1,247.9194,478215,151210,875
22830Greater Shepparton (C)Shepparton2,422.058,15061,73760,449
22910Hepburn (S)Daylesford1,473.014,48814,50614,367
22980Hindmarsh (S)Nhill7,524.26,5965,8705,798
23110Hobsons Bay (C)Altona64.283,36787,34883,863
23190Horsham (RC)Horsham4,267.118,58619,54019,279
23270Hume (C)Broadmeadows503.8135,986175,063167,562
23350Indigo (S)Beechworth2,040.114,71615,37615,178
23430Kingston (C)Cheltenham91.4133,887147,915142,425
23670Knox (C)Wantirna South113.8147,433154,097149,300
23810Latrobe (C)Morwell1,425.870,64373,56472,396
23940Loddon (S)Wedderburn6,696.48,6047,5147,459
24130Macedon Ranges (S)Kyneton1,748.337,67242,78041,860
24210Manningham (C)Doncaster113.4113,893116,958111,300
24250Mansfield (S)Mansfield3,843.96,7818,0317,893
24330Maribyrnong (C)Footscray31.261,22675,29771,635
24410Maroondah (C)RIngwood East61.4100,279107,144103,839
24600Melbourne (C)Melbourne37.455,742100,61193,625
24650Melton (S)Melton527.652,830112,168109,259
24780Mildura (RC)Mildura22,082.549,61651,84850,979
24850Mitchell (S)Broadford2,862.428,40635,09234,637
24900Moira (S)Cobram4,046.626,81028,43528,124
24970Monash (C)Glen Waverley81.5163,141177,970169,280
25060Moonee Valley (C)Moonee Ponds43.1105,442112,270107,443
25150Moorabool (S)Ballan2,110.625,08728,60028,124
25250Moreland (C)Coburg51.0136,381155,087147,241
25340Mornington Peninsula (S)Rosebud724.1132,387149,156144,608
25430Mount Alexander (S)Castlemaine1,529.617,14217,80317,591
25490Moyne (S)Port Fairy5,481.715,76316,17515,955
25620Murrindindi (S)Alexandra3,879.413,64013,17413,058
25710Nillumbik (S)Eltham432.360,81862,59660,342
25810Northern Grampians (S)Stawell5,728.013,05511,94211,845
25900Port Phillip (C)St Kilda20.780,55297,85491,372
25990Pyrenees (S)Beaufort3,434.66,6416,7276,669
26080Queenscliffe (B)Queenscliff8.63,2763,0543,000
26170South Gippsland (S)Leongatha3,297.426,15927,50627,208
26260Southern Grampians (S)Hamilton6,655.417,13216,51016,359
26350Stonnington (C)Malvern25.789,97899,11893,145
26430Strathbogie (S)Euroa3,303.39,6489,6229,486
26490Surf Coast (S)Torquay1,552.920,87226,49325,870
26610Swan Hill (RC)Swan Hill6,115.321,34920,83020,449
26670Towong (S)Tallangatta6,675.06,3115,9585,891
26700Wangaratta (RC)Wangaratta3,644.826,66427,11026,815
26730Warrnambool (C)Warrnambool120.929,62932,59232,029
26810Wellington (S)Sale10,817.441,46241,94541,440
26890West Wimmera (S)Edenhope9,108.44,8824,2894,251
26980Whitehorse (C)Box Hill64.3147,085157,740151,334
27070Whittlesea (C)South Morang489.7118,118160,371154,880
27170Wodonga (RC)Wodonga432.732,45636,04335,519
27260Wyndham (C)Werribee542.187,141166,038161,575
27350Yarra (C)Richmond19.568,94779,01574,090
27450Yarra Ranges (S)Lilydale2,465.7142,553148,754144,541
27630Yarriambiack (S)Warracknabeal7,325.88,3117,1537,088
29399-Unincorporated Victoria 281.4457772804
3QueenslandBrisbane1,734,218.73,628,9464,474,0984,332,739
30250Aurukun (S) 7,347.21,0951,4491,294
30300Balonne (S) 31,106.25,5804,8954,720
30370Banana (S) 28,546.315,83814,86114,456
30410Barcaldine (R) 53,520.73,5513,2863,215
30450Barcoo (S) 61,825.0463365350
30760Blackall Tambo (R) 30,389.02,4322,2542,200
30900Boulia (S) 60,955.8577496480
31000Brisbane (C) 1,338.1896,6491,089,7431,041,839
31750Bulloo (S) 73,762.8459424403
31820Bundaberg (R) 6,435.678,94391,85889,810
31900Burdekin (S) 5,043.418,51217,78417,364
31950Burke (S) 40,039.2500569514
32070Cairns (R) 4,115.1128,095162,740156,169
32250Carpentaria (S) 64,124.92,2902,2462,053
32260Cassowary Coast (R) 4,685.030,11328,62727,668
32270Central Highlands (R) 59,834.925,06129,53328,715
32310Charters Towers (R) 68,373.612,24212,46112,169
32330Cherbourg (S) 31.61,2091,2721,225
32450Cloncurry (S) 47,983.13,8273,4103,229
32500Cook (S) 105,781.53,7074,4944,152
32600Croydon (S) 29,487.1288322312
32750Diamantina (S) 94,666.9326294283
32770Doomadgee (S) 1,835.21,2011,4041,289
33100Etheridge (S) 39,201.01,016915893
33200Flinders (S) 41,192.72,0901,8451,791
33220Fraser Coast (R) 7,102.574,20497,29695,312
33360Gladstone (R) 10,465.846,36959,40257,891
33430Gold Coast (C) 1,331.7387,102513,954494,501
33610Goondiwindi (R) 19,255.510,41910,84010,628
33620Gympie (R) 6,884.538,80746,66845,749
33800Hinchinbrook (S) 2,801.412,41011,85211,568
33830Hope Vale (S) 1,104.88921,071984
33960Ipswich (C) 1,088.5125,451172,147166,904
33980Isaac (R) 58,719.918,52423,21222,588
34420Kowanyama (S) 2,543.21,0191,1541,031
34570Lockhart River (S) 3,578.1650529483
34580Lockyer Valley (R) 2,268.728,66835,79534,954
34590Logan (C) 958.1237,236287,517278,050
34710Longreach (R) 40,571.74,6264,3084,189
34770Mackay (R) 7,601.291,084115,677112,798
34800McKinlay (S) 40,733.71,0661,0861,050
34830Mapoon (S) 548.0209286266
34860Maranoa (R) 58,711.412,61013,46413,076
35010Moreton Bay (R) 2,033.3286,532389,661378,045
35250Mornington (S) 1,244.21,0101,2461,142
35300Mount Isa (C) 43,188.021,14922,25521,237
35600Murweh (S) 40,698.55,0324,7584,619
35670Napranum (S) 1,997.9800925855
35760North Burnett (R) 19,666.810,65410,34210,143
35780Northern Peninsula Area (R) 1,056.92,0952,5682,298
35790Palm Island (S) 70.62,3132,6512,336
35800Paroo (S) 47,616.42,2141,9671,857
36070Pormpuraaw (S) 4,428.8630742662
36150Quilpie (S) 67,423.31,1071,022976
36250Redland (C) 536.3117,252143,628138,666
36300Richmond (S) 26,580.21,150850827
36360Rockhampton (R) 18,311.798,225112,383109,336
36510Scenic Rim (R) 4,248.130,46437,41536,456
36580Somerset (R) 5,373.318,08522,06221,639
36630South Burnett (R) 8,381.728,19131,76531,028
36660Southern Downs (R) 7,111.731,67234,61933,883
36710Sunshine Coast (R) 3,120.7247,167316,858306,909
36810Tablelands (R) 64,793.840,80145,24343,727
36910Toowoomba (R) 12,957.7137,593154,931151,189
36950Torres (S) 882.73,6003,6093,256
36960Torres Strait Island (R) 489.24,3274,7724,248
37010Townsville (C) 3,727.4144,789180,389174,462
37300Weipa (T) 10.82,1733,4673,334
37310Western Downs (R) 37,938.529,27732,35531,590
37340Whitsunday (R) 23,804.427,93132,40831,426
37400Winton (S) 53,814.41,6161,3881,336
37550Woorabinda (S) 390.31,034982945
37570Wujal Wujal (S) 11.2373292270
37600Yarrabah (S) 158.82,2802,7402,409
4South AustraliaAdelaide985,288.71,511,7281,638,2321,596,572
40070Adelaide (C)Adelaide15.613,28920,95019,639
40120Adelaide Hills (DC)Woodside794.538,77739,80638,628
40220Alexandrina (DC)Goolwa1,827.318,16624,05523,699
40250Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (AC)Umuwa102,320.52,6722,8072,439
40310Barossa (DC)Angaston893.619,49722,43622,169
40430Barunga West (DC)Port Broughton1,590.42,5962,4932,456
40520Berri Barmera (DC)516.811,32010,79010,583
40700Burnside (C)Tusmore27.542,65344,04042,192
40910Campbelltown (C)Rostrevor24.446,81949,64948,162
41010Ceduna (DC)Ceduna5,420.13,6403,6623,480
41060Charles Sturt (C)Woodville54.8103,505108,456104,981
41140Clare and Gilbert Valleys (DC)Clare1,892.58,3818,8688,749
41190Cleve (DC)Cleve4,505.51,8971,7501,733
41330Coober Pedy (DC)Coober Pedy77.72,4241,7761,695
41560Copper Coast (DC)Kadina772.911,03313,04112,949
41750Elliston (DC)Elliston6,738.51,1551,0551,046
41830Flinders Ranges (DC)Quorn4,126.41,8111,7341,702
41960Franklin Harbour (DC)Cowell3,268.91,3051,2881,273
42030Gawler (T)Gawler41.118,34520,93920,536
42110Goyder (DC)Burra6,716.04,2724,2014,162
42250Grant (DC)Mount Gambier1,898.07,3897,9487,855
42600Holdfast Bay (C)Brighton13.833,68936,03634,605
42750Kangaroo Island (DC)Kingscote4,400.74,2444,5134,417
43080Karoonda East Murray (DC)Karoonda4,415.81,2811,0491,033
43220Kimba (DC)Kimba3,984.01,2341,1001,088
43360Kingston (DC)Kingston SE3,339.82,3482,3192,279
43650Light (RegC)Kapunda1,276.810,54213,95513,783
43710Lower Eyre Peninsula (DC)Cummins4,721.24,2175,0144,916
43790Loxton Waikerie (DC)7,999.312,24711,45711,287
43920Mallala (DC)932.47,3928,4638,343
44000Maralinga Tjarutja (AC)Ceduna102,737.81378073
44060Marion (C)Sturt55.679,05585,39982,991
44210Mid Murray (DC)6,271.48,4108,2088,136
44340Mitcham (C)Torrens Park75.662,37965,05762,898
44550Mount Barker (DC)Mount Barker594.723,80430,43329,767
44620Mount Gambier (C)Mount Gambier33.923,84825,80425,247
44830Mount Remarkable (DC)Melrose3,422.83,0112,9202,873
45040Murray Bridge (RCMurray Bridge1,831.817,09420,21019,742
45090Naracoorte Lucindale (DC)Naracoorte4,520.18,2738,3108,116
45120Northern Areas (DC)2,986.24,7854,5624,504
45290Norwood Payneham & St Peters (C)Norwood15.133,74536,40434,887
45340Onkaparinga (C)Noarlunga Centre518.1151,010163,485159,576
45400Orroroo Carrieton (DC)3,321.81,017887875
45540Peterborough (DC)Peterborough3,020.02,0221,7651,731
45680Playford (C)Elizabeth344.968,65380,74879,115
45890Port Adelaide Enfield (C)Port Adelaide91.8101,972116,467112,815
46090Port Augusta (C)Port Augusta1,152.113,75614,52713,985
46300Port Lincoln (C)Port Lincoln30.413,89914,51914,086
46450Port Pirie City and Dists (M)Port Pirie1,760.717,64017,59317,333
46510Prospect (C)Prospect7.819,21920,75619,955
46670Renmark Paringa (DC)Renmark915.99,8349,3789,245
46860Robe (DC)Robe1,091.61,3851,4161,398
46970Roxby Downs (M)Roxby Downs109.93,6334,8294,702
47140Salisbury (C)Salisbury158.0114,524132,499129,109
47290Southern Mallee (DC)Pinnaroo5,702.22,3092,1272,100
47490Streaky Bay (DC)Streaky Bay6,247.01,9892,1772,102
47630Tatiara (DC)Bordertown6,527.27,0616,5816,556
47700Tea Tree Gully (C)Modbury95.299,71098,02895,467
47800The Coorong (DC)Meningie8,832.45,9175,6595,525
47910Tumby Bay (DC)Tumby Bay2,669.12,5912,6162,586
47980Unley (C)Unley14.336,62038,29236,840
48050Victor Harbor (C)Victor Harbor384.611,10814,09313,841
48130Wakefield (DC)Balaklava3,468.56,6036,7306,662
48260Walkerville (M)Gilberton3.57,0367,2627,000
48340Wattle Range (DC)Millicent3,926.312,28411,72711,624
48410West Torrens (C)Hilton37.052,36456,96054,962
48540Whyalla (C)Whyalla1,032.422,13922,58022,088
48640Wudinna (DC)Wudinna5,393.91,4551,2671,253
48750Yankalilla (DC)Yankalilla751.33,8484,4314,397
48830Yorke Peninsula (DC)Maitland5,899.611,51311,18911,024
49399Unincorporated SA 623,520.35,9364,6074,437
5Western AustraliaPerth2,531,572.01,901,1592,352,2152,239,170
50080Albany (C) 4,309.931,23634,57933,650
50210Armadale (C) 559.952,27365,28162,296
50250Ashburton (S) 100,959.35,94510,48810,001
50280Augusta-Margaret River (S) 2,122.410,18712,21911,761
50350Bassendean (T) 10.314,02315,08714,404
50420Bayswater (C) 32.856,82465,04361,262
50490Belmont (C) 39.729,85137,35035,209
50560Beverley (S) 2,370.51,5731,5931,567
50630Boddington (S) 1,899.41,4402,2612,226
50770Boyup Brook (S) 2,826.51,6421,6141,588
50840Bridgetown-Greenbushes (S) 1,339.44,1884,4114,319
50910Brookton (S) 1,601.21,044956934
50980Broome (S) 54,631.813,19616,03114,997
51080Broomehill-Tambellup (S) 2,609.11,2551,1741,139
51120Bruce Rock (S) 2,724.71,127996974
51190Bunbury (C) 65.230,49332,44031,348
51260Busselton (S) 1,454.023,09931,21130,330
51310Cambridge (T) 22.024,44526,77524,965
51330Canning (C) 64.977,29890,89285,514
51400Capel (S) 557.87,10714,90614,638
51470Carnamah (S) 2,873.0804552546
51540Carnarvon (S) 46,562.26,7236,0425,787
51610Chapman Valley (S) 3,982.68761,1931,174
51680Chittering (S) 1,219.92,9364,5094,427
51750Claremont (T) 5.09,1459,9919,280
51820Cockburn (C) 167.969,20295,31689,683
51890Collie (S) 1,710.09,0729,3159,127
51960Coolgardie (S) 30,353.94,2674,1213,999
52030Coorow (S) 4,188.81,3751,0911,067
52100Corrigin (S) 2,680.61,2971,0881,063
52170Cottesloe (T) 3.97,4118,1777,605
52240Cranbrook (S) 3,277.51,0681,1061,079
52310Cuballing (S) 1,195.0722884870
52380Cue (S) 13,584.9394289272
52450Cunderdin (S) 1,862.41,4521,3441,310
52520Dalwallinu (S) 7,227.21,8821,3031,266
52590Dandaragan (S) 6,711.52,9403,2773,185
52660Dardanup (S) 525.98,95512,67912,405
52730Denmark (S) 1,859.94,7155,4175,194
52800Derby-West Kimberley (S) 119,841.98,4679,2408,435
52870Donnybrook-Balingup (S) 1,560.04,6915,4065,320
52940Dowerin (S) 1,863.1837695678
53010Dumbleyung (S) 2,541.3750622605
53080Dundas (S) 92,587.21,2571,1801,141
53150East Fremantle (T) 3.16,7727,4626,930
53220East Pilbara (S) 371,244.05,62812,48911,950
53290Esperance (S) 45,038.813,31513,87813,477
53360Exmouth (S) 6,488.12,3062,4472,393
53430Fremantle (C) 19.025,71028,58426,582
53520Geraldton-Greenough (C) 1,778.732,76437,82236,446
53570Gingin (S) 3,208.44,2574,8014,685
53640Gnowangerup (S) 4,265.61,5791,2971,271
53710Goomalling (S) 1,835.49661,009985
53780Gosnells (C) 127.283,474112,244106,585
53920Halls Creek (S) 133,061.43,7514,0313,560
53990Harvey (S) 1,727.918,45223,68523,237
54060Irwin (S) 2,372.03,0593,6473,567
54130Jerramungup (S) 6,507.51,2441,0831,055
54170Joondalup (C) 98.9156,056161,783152,406
54200Kalamunda (S) 324.248,63256,46253,567
54280Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C) 95,151.529,65132,15431,107
54340Katanning (S) 1,518.34,4834,2674,183
54410Kellerberrin (S) 1,915.61,2161,2101,181
54480Kent (S) 5,630.1638525512
54550Kojonup (S) 2,931.12,2982,0221,982
54620Kondinin (S) 7,422.11,0291,0671,045
54690Koorda (S) 2,832.4488445437
54760Kulin (S) 4,716.9906854826
54830Kwinana (T) 120.021,75730,67129,227
54900Lake Grace (S) 11,885.81,6091,4041,360
54970Laverton (S) 179,892.21,2021,3181,227
55040Leonora (S) 31,893.21,9982,6902,513
55110Mandurah (C) 174.248,87773,60569,903
55180Manjimup (S) 7,025.810,3099,4289,183
55250Meekatharra (S) 100,120.81,4531,4761,377
55320Melville (C) 52.896,982101,64995,700
55390Menzies (S) 124,577.2349411384
55460Merredin (S) 3,294.43,7683,3533,282
55530Mingenew (S) 1,934.9584489480
55600Moora (S) 3,763.02,6942,5502,476
55670Morawa (S) 3,512.6985911894
55740Mosman Park (T) 4.48,3399,3638,598
55810Mount Magnet (S) 13,872.9851690643
55880Mount Marshall (S) 10,185.9673483486
55950Mukinbudin (S) 3,435.0702503490
56020Mullewa (S) 8,110.41,118729715
56090Mundaring (T) 643.335,33438,44836,529
56160Murchison (S) 45,030.2160123114
56230Murray (S) 1,710.110,87514,70014,149
56300Nannup (S) 3,053.71,2181,3011,262
56370Narembeen (S) 3,833.3959834812
56450Narrogin (S) 1,618.4770897875
56520Narrogin (T) 13.14,7504,3574,219
56580Nedlands (C) 20.021,55822,14420,534
56620Ngaanyatjarraku (S) 160,378.11,5561,5441,437
56730Northam (S) 1,431.210,24310,80410,557
56790Northampton (S) 12,617.73,3333,2513,192
56860Nungarin (S) 1,163.0275233230
56930Peppermint Grove (S) 1.11,6491,6581,528
57000Perenjori (S) 8,300.4612925904
57080Perth (C) 12.07,68818,37716,714
57140Pingelly (S) 1,294.11,2111,1921,163
57210Plantagenet (S) 4,876.54,6884,9894,882
57280Port Hedland (T) 18,431.112,83015,83215,044
57350Quairading (S) 2,016.91,1351,0731,043
57420Ravensthorpe (S) 9,829.01,5042,1932,126
57490Rockingham (C) 256.974,018109,101104,105
57560Roebourne (S) 15,235.815,05823,92722,900
57630Sandstone (S) 32,666.5133113105
57700Serpentine-Jarrahdale (S) 904.111,70418,47417,746
57770Shark Bay (S) 24,140.2922883857
57840South Perth (C) 19.837,52143,96340,739
57910Stirling (C) 104.7175,808208,399195,702
57980Subiaco (C) 7.015,60518,86617,574
58050Swan (C) 1,043.285,094114,179108,461
58190Tammin (S) 1,101.7441415404
58260Three Springs (S) 2,652.9751635616
58330Toodyay (S) 1,691.74,0684,5274,387
58400Trayning (S) 1,650.9392351348
58470Upper Gascoyne (S) 57,883.4355249251
58510Victoria Park (T) 17.927,68834,44232,433
58540Victoria Plains (S) 2,550.9970926895
58570Vincent (T) 11.427,00934,01631,549
58610Wagin (S) 1,945.71,8711,8841,847
58680Wandering (S) 1,899.6332447438
58760Wanneroo (C) 685.184,132160,332152,077
58820Waroona (S) 831.93,5243,6373,582
58890West Arthur (S) 2,832.7906892868
59030Westonia (S) 3,314.0248279277
59100Wickepin (S) 2,039.8744767750
59170Williams (S) 2,304.5955931914
59250Wiluna (S) 181,294.48981,2411,159
59310Wongan-Ballidu (S) 3,365.11,5931,4671,434
59320Woodanilling (S) 1,128.4394425419
59330Wyalkatchem (S) 1,594.4675537523
59340Wyndham-East Kimberley (S) 112,022.87,2118,3717,799
59350Yalgoo (S) 27,936.4325432406
59360Yilgarn (S) 30,376.31,8251,6581,636
59370York (S) 2,131.63,2333,4393,396
6TasmaniaHobart67,914.3471,795511,195495,354
60210Break O'Day (M) 3,525.85,7816,4416,194
60410Brighton (M) 171.312,91515,67515,460
60610Burnie (C) 611.018,88620,20819,329
60810Central Coast (M) 933.121,02922,33421,355
61010Central Highlands (M) 7,982.42,3162,3482,262
61210Circular Head (M) 4,897.78,0478,3797,977
61410Clarence (C) 378.049,59452,82451,852
61510Derwent Valley (M) 4,108.19,3739,9049,704
61610Devonport (C) 111.324,25725,65724,615
61810Dorset (M) 3,227.67,3397,1066,827
62010Flinders (M) 1,996.6887804776
62210George Town (M) 653.46,4916,9066,636
62410Glamorgan/Spring Bay (M) 2,591.43,9894,4074,190
62610Glenorchy (C) 121.244,00345,47144,656
62810Hobart (C) 77.947,44650,39348,703
63010Huon Valley (M) 5,507.413,84615,84115,140
63210Kentish (M) 1,156.05,4996,3126,086
63410King Island (M) 1,095.81,7241,6461,566
63610Kingborough (M) 720.129,37934,69133,893
63810Latrobe (M) 600.58,24110,1999,833
64010Launceston (C) 1,413.662,33567,19064,193
64210Meander Valley (M) 3,330.318,06619,63718,888
64610Northern Midlands (M) 5,136.511,92612,68812,228
64810Sorell (M) 583.711,00413,39713,194
65010Southern Midlands (M) 2,615.45,7306,2586,049
65210Tasman (M) 660.52,2592,4572,355
65410Waratah/Wynyard (M) 3,531.013,62714,32713,708
65610West Coast (M) 9,589.85,5164,9084,678
65810West Tamar (M) 691.120,29022,78721,817
7Northern TerritoryDarwin1,352,187.6197,768231,331211,945
70200Alice Springs (T) 327.526,52028,44925,186
70420Barkly (S) 322,788.87,0597,8896,823
70540Belyuen (S) 41.4221204181
70620Central Desert (S) 281,311.44,4884,3063,720
70700Coomalie (S) 1,507.91,0741,2531,106
71000Darwin (C) 111.568,71078,68472,930
71300East Arnhem (S) 33,295.68,28810,5909,098
72200Katherine (T) 7,416.79,44210,3559,187
72300Litchfield (M) 2,903.215,57320,03918,994
72330MacDonnell (S) 268,336.66,4046,7615,831
72800Palmerston (S) 52.722,12029,30127,703
73600Roper Gulf (S) 185,286.66,1557,0976,121
74050Tiwi Islands (S) 7,462.62,4553,0022,580
74500Victoria-Daly (S) 167,323.65,7756,8505,924
74560Wagait (S) 5.6238415369
74660West Arnhem (S) 49,692.55,9887,2146,232
79399-Unincorporated NT 20,334.77,2588,9228,089
8Australia Capital TerritoryCanberra2,358.0319,317367,752357,222
9Other Territories-217.72,5843,1163,033
Jervis Bay Territory 67.8  378
Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands 14.1  550
Territory of Christmas Island 136.7  2,072
 total 7,702,490.619,413,24022,323,93321,507,717
source: Australian Bureau of Statistics.
note: 2011 estimates are based on preliminary results of the 2011 census.
note: (A) = Area; (C) = City; (S) = Shire; (T) = ; (M) = Municipality; (R) = Region.

Main cities

namepopulation
1996-06-30
estimate
population
2001-06-30
estimate
population
2011-06-30
estimate
latitude /
longitude
Sydney3,881,1004,128,2724,605,992-33.88/151.22
Melbourne3,283,3003,471,6254,169,103-37.82/144.97
Brisbane1,520,0001,663,1202,146,577-27.50/153.02
Perth1,295,1001,393,0021,832,114-31.93/115.83
Adelaide1,078,4001,107,9861,262,940-34.93/138.60
Gold Coast-Tweed354,100441,879576,747-28.00/153.43
Newcastle463,400492,549540,002-32.92/151.75
Canberra-Queanbeyan345,100360,915418,292-35.27/149.08
Wollongong255,700269,597288,101-34.43/150.88
Sunshine Coast156,400186,391241,643-26.50/153.00
Hobart195,700197,282216,276 
Geelong152,200159,503174,086-38.16/144.35
Townsville122,400134,073167,636-19.25/146.80
Cairns106,700112,932146,477-16.92/145.77
Darwin95,800106,842129,062 
Toowoomba102,000109,449125,265 
Launceston98,80098,526107,746 
Albury-Wodonga92,70095,621103,209 
Ballarat79,10083,59995,007 
Bendigo74,20079,67389,666 
Mandurah....88,305 
Burnie-Devonport79,20077,48084,217 
Mackay..64,76783,350 
Latrobe Valley75,50074,99678,614 
Rockhampton..67,36975,648 
source: Australian Bureau of Statistics.
note: population figures for cities are based on statistical districts/divisions.