Interactive chart: Australian Population History

[Update: 18 March 2012] Chart updated to show data from 1911 onwards. The State colours have been used. Chart is maximised to show the data.

The 2011 Australian Census was conducted on 9 August 2011. The stacked chart below depicts Australia's population growth from 1788 onwards. Interact with the chart by hovering your mouse over the lines.

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Data

Feel free to use this data. Data source: Australian Bureau of Statistics - 3105.0.65.001 - Australian Historical Population Statistics, 2008.