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Population of Western Plains Regional

Last official estimated population of Western Plains Regional Area (as Local Government Area) was 52 090 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.21% of total Australian population and 0.655% of NSW population. Area of Western Plains Regional is 7 534.50 km², in this year population density was 6.91 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+1.33%/yr), Western Plains Regional population in 2020 would be 54 203. [0]


Western Plains Regional historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Cabonne
- Gilgandra
- Parkes
- Narromine
- Orange
- Mid-Western Regional
- Blayney
- Warrumbungle Shire

Western Plains Regional on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Western Plains Regional is located in the center of the images.

Population [people], population density [p./kmĀ²] and population change [%/year] [2]

Annual growth rate in %:

[1996-2001] +1.12 %/Y
[2001-2002] -0.03 %/Y
[2002-2003] -0.22 %/Y
[2003-2004] -0.07 %/Y
[2004-2005] +0.03 %/Y
[2005-2006] +0.23 %/Y
[2006-2007] +0.35 %/Y
[2007-2008] +1.13 %/Y
[2008-2009] +1.29 %/Y
[2009-2010] +1.00 %/Y
[2010-2011] +0.27 %/Y
[2011-2012] +0.65 %/Y
[2012-2013] +0.73 %/Y
[2013-2014] +1.14 %/Y
[2014-2015] +1.04 %/Y
[2015-2016] +1.10 %/Y
[2016-2017] +1.33 %/Y


Population pyramid for Western Plains Regional (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

687 
85+
 446

588 
80-84
 435

899 
75-79
 741

1 093 
70-74
 991

1 266 
65-69
 1 274

1 488 
60-64
 1 380

1 716 
55-59
 1 631

1 683 
50-54
 1 513

1 623 
45-49
 1 573

1 559 
40-44
 1 480

1 486 
35-39
 1 489

1 833 
30-34
 1 786

1 909 
25-29
 1 865

1 594 
20-24
 1 766

1 590 
15-19
 1 596

1 666 
10-14
 1 787

1 834 
5-9
 2 038

1 885 
0-4
 1 900


Sources, more info:

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about LGA and Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) on abs.gov.au

[2] Population data from Australian Bureau of Statistics (Population and density: 2017; change: 2016-2017)

[3] Digital Boundaries: Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) 2016.

[4] Historical population: 2001-2012, 2007-2017.