Population of Australia

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date21 Feb 2024

The current population of Australia is 26,713,749 as of July 21, 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 is the most populous country in Oceania, and at 55th position in the world in the list of 237 countries/territories.

  • 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