Population of Australia (2017)

Australia population

23,132,059

Births this year: 344,246 Births today 484
Deaths this year 204,841 Deaths today 288

Australia Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Protestant (Anglican, Uniting Church, Presbyterian and Reformed, Baptist, Lutheran, Pentecostal) 28.8% 6,621,884 people
Catholic 25.3% 5,817,141 people
Eastern Orthodox 2.6% 597,809 people
other Christian 4.5% 1,034,669 people
Buddhist 2.5% 574,816 people
Muslim 2.2% 505,838 people
Hindu 1.3% 298,905 people
other 8.4% 1,931,383 people
unspecified 2.2% 505,838 people
none 22.3% 5,127,362 people

Australia Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
white 92% 21,153,242 people
Asian 7% 1,609,486 people
aboriginal and other 1% 229,927 people

Australia population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 23,968,973 11,975,935 11,993,038 100 100 100 99.9
00-04 1,545,971 794,103 751,868 6.4 6.6 6.3 105.6
05-09 1,522,955 782,625 740,330 6.4 6.5 6.2 105.7
10-14 1,412,814 724,288 688,526 5.9 6 5.7 105.2
15-19 1,487,386 769,991 717,395 6.2 6.4 6 107.3
20-24 1,679,567 867,021 812,546 7 7.2 6.8 106.7
25-29 1,793,586 908,849 884,737 7.5 7.6 7.4 102.7
30-34 1,777,480 894,985 882,495 7.4 7.5 7.4 101.4
35-39 1,539,931 766,168 773,763 6.4 6.4 6.5 99
40-44 1,709,594 849,282 860,312 7.1 7.1 7.2 98.7
45-49 1,541,246 766,488 774,758 6.4 6.4 6.5 98.9
50-54 1,608,207 804,546 803,661 6.7 6.7 6.7 100.1
55-59 1,463,301 724,028 739,273 6.1 6 6.2 97.9
60-64 1,280,833 630,973 649,860 5.3 5.3 5.4 97.1
65-69 1,189,770 593,601 596,169 5 5 5 99.6
70-74 852,614 418,907 433,707 3.6 3.5 3.6 96.6
75-79 632,949 303,388 329,561 2.6 2.5 2.7 92.1
80-84 465,493 206,092 259,401 1.9 1.7 2.2 79.4
85-89 300,617 118,695 181,922 1.3 1 1.5 65.2
90-94 132,729 44,296 88,433 0.6 0.4 0.7 50.1
95-99 28,191 6,899 21,292 0.1 0.1 0.2 32.4
100+ 3,739 710 3,029 0 0 0 23.4

Australia Age structure and Population pyramid

Australia Age structure and Population pyramid

Australia Sex ratio

Australia Sex ratio

Australia Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Australia

Australia Population (1950 - 2017)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2016 24,309,330 1.42 340,357 99.82 3.16
2015 23,968,973 1.47 346,620 99.86 3.12
2014 23,622,353 1.51 351,888 99.91 3.07
2013 23,270,465 1.57 359,090 99.98 3.03
2012 22,911,375 1.64 369,004 100.04 2.98
2011 22,542,371 1.71 379,508 100.08 2.93
2010 22,162,863 1.80 392,173 100.08 2.88
2005 20,274,282 6.11 1,167,031 99.60 2.64
2000 19,107,251 5.42 982,481 99.53 2.49
1995 18,124,770 6.01 1,027,901 99.03 2.36
1990 17,096,869 8.27 1,305,826 99.47 2.23
1985 15,791,043 7.36 1,082,720 99.73 2.06
1980 14,708,323 5.87 815,649 99.72 1.91
1975 13,892,674 7.66 987,914 100.60 1.81
1970 12,904,760 13.52 1,536,749 101.16 1.68
1965 11,368,011 10.45 1,075,683 101.49 1.48
1960 10,292,328 11.72 1,079,504 102.11 1.34
1955 9,212,824 12.66 1,035,480 102.47 1.20
1950 8,177,344 101.57 1.06
Chart population Australia Population (1950 - 2017)