Australia Population 1960-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The total population in Australia was last recorded at 23.1 million people in 2013 from 10.3 million in 1960, changing 125 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Australia averaged 16.29 Million from 1960 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 23.13 Million in 2013 and a record low of 10.28 Million in 1960. Population in Australia is reported by the World Bank.

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Australia Population


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
23.13 22.72 23.13 10.28 1960 - 2013 Million Yearly
The population of Australia represents 0.33 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 308 people on the planet is a resident of Australia. This page provides - Australia Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Australia Population - was last refreshed on Thursday, March 5, 2015.

Australia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.40 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 11668.69 11680.86 11680.86 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment -28100.00 46400.00 87900.00 -75500.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change -12200.00 42400.00 102600.00 -100100.00 Persons [+]
Unemployed Persons 795.18 760.66 952.40 366.18 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 142397.70 140515.40 259914.90 56560.60 [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.20 12.80 20.30 7.70 percent [+]
Productivity 102.80 102.30 104.21 58.20 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.79 64.80 65.81 60.23 percent [+]
Wages 1128.70 1123.00 1128.70 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1268.50 1216.30 1268.50 333.00 AUD [+]
Labour Costs 102.60 101.90 102.60 45.40 Index Points [+]
Population 23.13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.50 64.00 64.50 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 640.90 622.20 640.90 543.78 AUD [+]
Wage Growth 2.50 2.60 4.30 0.60 percent [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 202.77 Dec/14 201.03 202.77 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.67 Dec/14 35.35 35.67 17.91 Million [+]
China 1360.72 Dec/13 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 334.57 Dec/14 333.11 334.57 260.38 Million [+]
France 66.02 Dec/14 65.53 66.02 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.82 Dec/14 80.51 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1238.89 Dec/14 1223.58 1238.89 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 249.86 Dec/13 246.86 249.86 88.69 Million [+]
Italy 60.78 Dec/14 59.69 60.78 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.02 Dec/14 127.30 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.82 Dec/14 16.78 16.82 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/14 143.30 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.50 Dec/14 46.73 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.13 Dec/14 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 77.70 Dec/14 76.67 77.70 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 64.31 Dec/14 63.90 64.31 52.37 Million [+]
United States 318.86 Dec/14 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]