Population of Australia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date21 Feb 2024

The current population of Australia is 26,612,453 as of March 01, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Australia is projected at 26,699,482 or 26.7 million as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Australia is projected at 26,439,111 or 26.44 million people for the year 2023.

Australia ranks number 55th in the world by population in the list of 237 countries/territories. Australia is the most populous in Oceania.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Australia population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
202226,046,25626,177,413262,3151.0020.33
202326,308,57126,439,111261,0810.9870.33
202426,569,65226,699,482259,6600.9730.33
202526,829,31226,958,054257,4830.9550.33
202627,086,79527,214,034254,4770.9350.33
202727,341,27227,467,171251,7970.9170.33
202827,593,06927,717,005247,8720.8940.33
202927,840,94127,962,250242,6170.8680.33
203028,083,55828,202,414237,7120.8430.33
203128,321,27028,437,615232,6900.8180.33
203228,553,96028,667,426226,9320.7920.33
203328,780,89228,892,146222,5090.7700.33
203429,003,40129,112,898218,9950.7520.33
203529,222,39629,329,425214,0580.7300.33
203629,436,45429,541,523210,1390.7110.33
203729,646,59329,750,263207,3390.6970.33
203829,853,93229,955,530203,1960.6780.33
203930,057,12830,157,199200,1430.6640.33
204030,257,27130,355,784197,0250.6490.33
204130,454,29630,551,298194,0040.6350.33
204230,648,30030,744,528192,4550.6260.33
204330,840,75530,935,796190,0810.6140.33
204431,030,83631,124,643187,6130.6030.33
204531,218,44931,310,778184,6580.5900.33
204631,403,10731,493,926181,6380.5770.33
204731,584,74531,673,994178,4970.5640.33
204831,763,24231,850,587174,6900.5480.33
204931,937,93232,023,534171,2030.5350.33
205032,109,13532,192,919167,5680.5210.33
205132,276,70332,358,849164,2910.5080.33
205232,440,99432,522,010162,0320.4980.33
205332,603,02632,683,280160,5080.4910.33
205432,763,53432,842,393157,7180.4800.33
205532,921,25232,998,543154,5830.4680.33
205633,075,83533,151,923152,1770.4590.33
205733,228,01233,303,997151,9690.4560.33
205833,379,98133,454,262148,5610.4440.33
205933,528,54233,601,953146,8220.4370.33
206033,675,36433,747,588144,4490.4280.34
206133,819,81333,891,728143,8310.4240.34
206233,963,64434,034,206141,1240.4150.34
206334,104,76834,174,679139,8230.4090.34
206434,244,59134,313,450137,7180.4010.34
206534,382,30934,450,720136,8220.3970.34
206634,519,13134,586,466134,6700.3890.34
206734,653,80134,719,971132,3390.3810.34
206834,786,14034,852,217132,1530.3790.34
206934,918,29334,983,729130,8720.3740.34
207035,049,16535,113,058127,7860.3640.34
207135,176,95135,239,192124,4810.3530.34
207235,301,43235,362,319121,7730.3440.34
207335,423,20535,483,223120,0350.3380.34
207435,543,24035,602,050117,6200.3300.34
207535,660,86035,718,440115,1600.3220.34
207635,776,02035,831,823111,6050.3110.35
207735,887,62535,941,629108,0080.3010.35
207835,995,63336,048,135105,0030.2910.35
207936,100,63636,151,694102,1170.2820.35
208036,202,75336,252,872100,2370.2760.35
208136,302,99036,351,40496,8290.2660.35
208236,399,81936,446,61893,5980.2570.35
208336,493,41736,538,88090,9250.2490.35
208436,584,34236,629,44090,1970.2460.35
208536,674,53936,719,83190,5840.2470.35
208636,765,12336,808,95087,6550.2380.35
208736,852,77836,896,43387,3090.2370.35
208836,940,08736,983,11486,0540.2330.35
208937,026,14137,069,21386,1430.2320.36
209037,112,28437,156,04387,5170.2360.36
209137,199,80137,244,13588,6670.2380.36
209237,288,46837,333,37289,8070.2410.36
209337,378,27537,424,35592,1600.2460.36
209437,470,43537,516,81892,7660.2470.36
209537,563,20137,609,98193,5600.2490.36
209637,656,76137,704,89996,2770.2550.36
209737,753,03837,800,88295,6870.2530.36
209837,848,72537,896,27695,1010.2510.37
209937,943,82637,992,42997,2060.2560.37
210038,041,03238,089,40196,7370.2540.37

Australia population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19508,048,9008,177,167256,5353.1370.33
19518,305,4358,419,830228,7902.7170.33
19528,534,2258,632,792197,1352.2840.33
19538,731,3608,819,165175,6091.9910.33
19548,906,9699,003,370192,8022.1420.33
19559,099,7719,209,844220,1472.3900.34
19569,319,9189,429,810219,7842.3310.34
19579,539,7029,644,191208,9772.1670.34
19589,748,6799,853,146208,9332.1210.34
19599,957,61210,065,683216,1432.1470.34
196010,173,75510,286,647225,7832.1950.34
196110,399,53810,505,938212,7992.0260.34
196210,612,33710,711,941199,2071.8600.34
196310,811,54410,917,375211,6621.9390.34
196411,023,20611,131,609216,8061.9480.34
196511,240,01211,359,442238,8612.1030.34
196611,478,87311,592,675227,6051.9630.34
196711,706,47811,809,110205,2641.7380.34
196811,911,74212,027,262231,0391.9210.34
196912,142,78112,268,349251,1352.0470.34
197012,393,91612,595,034402,2373.1940.34
197112,796,15312,993,834395,3613.0430.34
197213,191,51413,300,308217,5891.6360.35
197313,409,10313,513,318208,4311.5420.34
197413,617,53413,713,388191,7071.3980.34
197513,809,24113,886,854155,2271.1180.34
197613,964,46814,038,072147,2081.0490.34
197714,111,67614,193,365163,3781.1510.34
197814,275,05414,355,814161,5191.1250.33
197914,436,57314,520,527167,9081.1560.33
198014,604,48114,706,322203,6811.3850.33
198114,808,16214,930,052243,7811.6330.33
198215,051,94315,168,445233,0041.5360.33
198315,284,94715,383,076196,2581.2760.33
198415,481,20515,579,476196,5421.2620.33
198515,677,74715,785,682215,8691.3680.32
198615,893,61616,012,299237,3661.4820.32
198716,130,98216,259,249256,5341.5780.32
198816,387,51616,525,903276,7741.6750.32
198916,664,29016,796,588264,5961.5750.32
199016,928,88617,048,003238,2341.3970.32
199117,167,12017,271,086207,9311.2040.32
199217,375,05117,462,504174,9061.0020.32
199317,549,95717,631,511163,1070.9250.32
199417,713,06417,805,504184,8801.0380.31
199517,897,94418,002,999210,1101.1670.31
199618,108,05418,211,845207,5831.1400.31
199718,315,63718,410,250189,2271.0280.31
199818,504,86418,601,667193,6061.0410.31
199918,698,47018,800,892204,8431.0900.31
200018,903,31319,017,963229,3001.2060.31
200119,132,61319,248,143231,0591.2000.31
200219,363,67219,475,844224,3441.1520.31
200319,588,01619,698,999221,9661.1270.31
200419,809,98219,925,056230,1481.1550.31
200520,040,13020,171,731263,2011.3050.31
200620,303,33120,467,030327,3981.6000.31
200720,630,72920,830,828400,1981.9210.31
200821,030,92721,247,873433,8922.0420.31
200921,464,81921,660,892392,1461.8100.31
201021,856,96522,019,168324,4071.4730.32
201122,181,37222,357,034351,3241.5710.32
201222,532,69622,729,269393,1461.7300.32
201322,925,84223,111,782371,8791.6090.32
201423,297,72123,469,579343,7171.4650.32
201523,641,43823,820,236357,5971.5010.32
201623,999,03524,195,701393,3331.6260.32
201724,392,36824,590,334395,9311.6100.32
201824,788,29924,979,230381,8621.5290.33
201925,170,16125,357,170374,0181.4750.33
202025,544,17925,670,051251,7430.9810.33
202125,795,92225,921,089250,3340.9660.33