Australia population 25,058,411 (live)

The population of Australia is expected to grow by 316,000 in 2018 and reach 25,072,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 169,993 people yearly. On average there are 311,387 births and 165,108 deaths in Australia per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.59 percent per year. The population density of Australia has changed from 1.9 in 1980 to 3.2 in 2016.

Current population 25,058,411 people at present (Saturday 15th of December 2018)
Median Age 38.8 years
Life expectancy 83.1 years
Population density 3.2 per km2
Population of Australia from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 24,762,000 316,000 (1.3%) 169,993 38.8 1.82 3 22,239,000 (89.8%)
2017 24,446,000 318,841 (1.3%) 169,993 38.8 1.83 3 21,924,000 (89.7%)
2016 24,127,159 337,821 (1.4%) 169,993 38.6 1.83 3 21,606,836 (89.6%)
2015 23,789,338 328,644 (1.4%) 169,993 38.5 1.83 3 21,273,140 (89.4%)
2010 22,031,750 340,050 (1.5%) 182,621 37.9 1.93 3 19,549,433 (88.7%)
2005 20,394,800 267,400 (1.3%) 224,538 37.4 1.81 3 17,947,424 (88.0%)
2000 19,153,000 227,000 (1.2%) 115,021 36.4 1.76 2 16,694,712 (87.2%)
1995 18,072,000 217,000 (1.2%) 75,510 35.3 1.82 2 15,561,076 (86.1%)
1990 17,065,100 250,700 (1.5%) 70,216 34.3 1.90 2 14,573,595 (85.4%)
1985 15,758,000 214,000 (1.4%) 133,247 33.5 1.92 2 13,466,787 (85.5%)
1980 14,692,000 178,000 (1.2%) 91,245 32.6 1.89 2 12,599,859 (85.8%)
1975 13,893,000 170,000 (1.2%) 47,149 31.7 2.15 2 11,937,005 (85.9%)
1970 12,507,000 244,000 (2.0%) 52,826 31.2 2.86 2 10,664,094 (85.3%)
1965 11,388,000 221,000 (1.9%) 160,556 31.4 2.98 1 9,507,272 (83.5%)
1960 10,276,477 206,523 (2.0%) 76,598 31.5 3.45 1 8,378,309 (81.5%)

In 2017 the population of Australia was 24,446,000 and the average age increased from 31.5 in 1960 to 38.8. Urban population has increased from 16,694,712 (87.2%) in 2000 to 22,239,000 (89.8%) in the current year. The population density of Australia has changed from 1.9 in 1980 to 3.2 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 25,376,000 304,000 (1.2%) 150,000 39.1 1.81 3 22,853,000 (90.1%)
2025 26,835,000 286,000 (1.1%) 150,000 39.8 1.79 4 24,323,000 (90.6%)
2030 28,191,000 261,000 (0.9%) 150,000 40.5 1.78 4 25,703,000 (91.2%)
2035 29,442,000 245,000 (0.8%) 150,000 41.2 1.77 4 26,987,000 (91.7%)
2040 30,649,000 240,000 (0.8%) 150,000 41.7 1.76 4 28,228,000 (92.1%)
2045 31,846,000 240,000 (0.8%) 150,000 42.2 1.76 4 29,464,000 (92.5%)
2050 33,038,000 235,000 (0.7%) 150,000 42.5 1.76 4 30,698,000 (92.9%)

Total Australia population should reach 25,376,000 by 2020 and should increase to 33,038,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 87.4 (85.8 years for male and 89.0 years for females). Population density will go up to 4.3 people per square kilometer.

Australia demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 1.29% (318,841 residents, including 159,785 deaths). The demographics of Australia constitutes of 12,426,000 women and 12,336,000 men, which means there are 993 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 25.1% of population (6,225,167) is 19 or younger, 59.1% of population (14,634,342) is between age 20 and 64 and 15.8% of population (3,900,015) is over 65.

Other countries
New Zealand
Population: 4,779,000
Fiji
Population: 912,000
New Caledonia
Population: 285,000
Papua New Guinea
Population: 8,418,000
Solomon Islands
Population: 623,000
Vanuatu
Population: 282,000
Guam
Population: 166,000
Kiribati
Population: 118,000