Population: Australia

Yearly Population of Australia

Australia Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 8,177,348 4,056,883 4,120,465 None 3.2 30.4 1.1
1951 8,398,224 4,159,809 4,238,415 2.70 220,876 3.2 30.4 1.1
1952 8,595,064 4,252,832 4,342,232 2.34 196,840 3.2 30.4 1.1
1953 8,782,177 4,342,651 4,439,526 2.18 187,113 3.2 30.4 1.1
1954 8,970,121 4,434,169 4,535,952 2.14 187,944 3.2 30.4 1.2
1955 9,165,700 4,530,474 4,635,226 2.18 195,579 3.4 30.2 1.2
1956 9,371,781 4,632,807 4,738,974 2.25 206,081 3.4 30.2 1.2
1957 9,587,459 4,740,577 4,846,882 2.30 215,678 3.4 30.2 1.2
1958 9,808,595 4,851,663 4,956,932 2.31 221,136 3.4 30.2 1.3
1959 10,028,799 4,962,866 5,065,933 2.25 220,204 3.4 30.2 1.3
1960 10,242,070 5,071,184 5,170,886 2.13 213,271 3.3 29.6 1.3
1961 10,445,836 5,175,289 5,270,547 1.99 203,766 3.3 29.6 1.4
1962 10,643,420 5,276,689 5,366,731 1.89 197,584 3.3 29.6 1.4
1963 10,845,179 5,380,293 5,464,886 1.90 201,759 3.3 29.6 1.4
1964 11,065,419 5,492,922 5,572,497 2.03 220,240 3.3 29.6 1.4
1965 11,313,186 5,618,873 5,694,313 2.24 247,767 2.9 28.3 1.5
1966 11,593,402 5,760,495 5,832,907 2.48 280,216 2.9 28.3 1.5
1967 11,899,644 5,914,653 5,984,991 2.64 306,242 2.9 28.3 1.5
1968 12,215,704 6,073,534 6,142,170 2.66 316,060 2.9 28.3 1.6
1969 12,518,931 6,226,207 6,292,724 2.48 303,227 2.9 28.3 1.6
1970 12,793,030 6,364,833 6,428,197 2.19 274,099 2.5 27.4 1.7
1971 13,033,130 6,486,937 6,546,193 1.88 240,100 2.5 27.4 1.7
1972 13,244,163 6,594,920 6,649,243 1.62 211,033 2.5 27.4 1.7
1973 13,431,790 6,691,808 6,739,982 1.42 187,627 2.5 27.4 1.7
1974 13,605,574 6,782,639 6,822,935 1.29 173,784 2.5 27.4 1.8
1975 13,773,290 6,871,398 6,901,892 1.23 167,716 2.0 28.1 1.8
1976 13,935,722 6,958,707 6,977,015 1.18 162,432 2.0 28.1 1.8
1977 14,092,545 7,044,175 7,048,370 1.13 156,823 2.0 28.1 1.8
1978 14,249,403 7,129,746 7,119,657 1.11 156,858 2.0 28.1 1.9
1979 14,413,002 7,217,597 7,195,405 1.15 163,599 2.0 28.1 1.9
1980 14,588,400 7,309,430 7,278,970 1.22 175,398 1.9 29.3 1.9
1981 14,777,241 7,405,708 7,371,533 1.29 188,841 1.9 29.3 1.9
1982 14,979,203 7,506,629 7,472,574 1.37 201,962 1.9 29.3 1.9
1983 15,194,644 7,613,156 7,581,488 1.44 215,441 1.9 29.3 2.0
1984 15,423,156 7,726,223 7,696,933 1.50 228,512 1.9 29.3 2.0
1985 15,663,672 7,846,154 7,817,518 1.56 240,516 1.9 30.7 2.0
1986 15,917,580 7,973,745 7,943,835 1.62 253,908 1.9 30.7 2.1
1987 16,183,159 8,107,909 8,075,250 1.67 265,579 1.9 30.7 2.1
1988 16,452,258 8,244,634 8,207,624 1.66 269,099 1.9 30.7 2.1
1989 16,713,989 8,378,488 8,335,501 1.59 261,731 1.9 30.7 2.2
1990 16,960,600 8,505,517 8,455,083 1.48 246,611 1.9 32.1 2.2
1991 17,189,235 8,624,557 8,564,678 1.35 228,635 1.9 32.1 2.2
1992 17,402,179 8,736,594 8,665,585 1.24 212,944 1.9 32.1 2.3
1993 17,603,211 8,842,425 8,760,786 1.16 201,032 1.9 32.1 2.3
1994 17,798,526 8,943,739 8,854,787 1.11 195,315 1.9 32.1 2.3
1995 17,993,083 9,042,047 8,951,036 1.09 194,557 1.8 33.6 2.3
1996 18,189,274 9,138,013 9,051,261 1.09 196,191 1.8 33.6 2.4
1997 18,387,205 9,232,141 9,155,064 1.09 197,931 1.8 33.6 2.4
1998 18,587,027 9,325,776 9,261,251 1.09 199,822 1.8 33.6 2.4
1999 18,788,187 9,420,471 9,367,716 1.08 201,160 1.8 33.6 2.4
2000 18,991,434 9,517,890 9,473,544 1.08 203,247 1.8 35.4 2.5
2001 19,194,676 9,617,648 9,577,028 1.07 203,242 1.8 35.4 2.5
2002 19,401,366 9,721,034 9,680,332 1.08 206,690 1.8 35.4 2.5
2003 19,624,163 9,833,263 9,790,900 1.15 222,797 1.8 35.4 2.6
2004 19,879,654 9,960,987 9,918,667 1.30 255,491 1.8 35.4 2.6
2005 20,178,543 10,108,474 10,070,069 1.50 298,889 2.0 36.5 2.6
2006 20,526,300 10,277,859 10,248,441 1.72 347,757 2.0 36.5 2.7
2007 20,916,339 10,466,557 10,449,782 1.90 390,039 2.0 36.5 2.7
2008 21,332,293 10,668,128 10,664,165 1.99 415,954 2.0 36.5 2.8
2009 21,750,852 10,873,379 10,877,473 1.96 418,559 2.0 36.5 2.8
2010 22,154,687 11,075,315 11,079,372 1.86 403,835 1.9 36.8 2.9
2011 22,538,002 11,271,768 11,266,234 1.73 383,315 1.9 36.8 2.9
2012 22,903,951 11,463,500 11,440,451 1.62 365,949 1.9 36.8 3.0
2013 23,254,912 11,649,885 11,605,027 1.53 350,961 1.9 36.8 3.0
2014 23,596,426 11,831,057 11,765,369 1.47 341,514 1.9 36.8 3.1
2015 23,932,499 12,007,144 11,925,355 1.42 336,073 1.8 37.2 3.1
2016 24,262,710 12,177,326 12,085,384 1.38 330,211 1.8 37.2 3.2
2017 24,584,619 12,340,977 12,243,642 1.33 321,909 1.8 37.2 3.2
2018 24,898,153 12,498,779 12,399,374 1.28 313,534 1.8 37.2 3.2
2019 25,203,200 12,651,889 12,551,311 1.23 305,047 1.8 37.2 3.3
2020 25,499,881 12,801,256 12,698,625 1.18 296,681 1.8 37.9 3.3
2021 25,788,000 12,947,000 12,841,000 1.13 288,119 1.8 37.9 3.4
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Australia Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)