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Population of Douglas

Last official estimated population of Douglas Shire (as Local Government Area) was 12 266 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.05% of total Australian population and 0.246% of QLD population. Area of Douglas is 2 427.90 km², in this year population density was 5.05 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+1.62%/yr), Douglas population in 2020 would be 12 873. [0]


Douglas historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Wujal Wujal
- Yarrabah
- Cairns
- Hope Vale
- Tablelands
- Mareeba
- Cassowary Coast
- Hinchinbrook

Douglas on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Douglas 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] +1.86 %/Y
[2001-2002] +1.73 %/Y
[2002-2003] +0.77 %/Y
[2003-2004] -0.66 %/Y
[2004-2005] -0.80 %/Y
[2005-2006] +1.49 %/Y
[2006-2007] +2.32 %/Y
[2007-2008] +2.11 %/Y
[2008-2009] +1.10 %/Y
[2009-2010] +0.27 %/Y
[2010-2011] +0.36 %/Y
[2011-2012] +1.73 %/Y
[2012-2013] +1.80 %/Y
[2013-2014] +1.48 %/Y
[2014-2015] +1.02 %/Y
[2015-2016] +1.62 %/Y
[2016-2017] +1.62 %/Y


Population pyramid for Douglas (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

78 
85+
 67

81 
80-84
 119

177 
75-79
 197

297 
70-74
 304

342 
65-69
 440

424 
60-64
 471

505 
55-59
 530

472 
50-54
 455

462 
45-49
 434

409 
40-44
 421

391 
35-39
 375

425 
30-34
 378

424 
25-29
 404

302 
20-24
 277

292 
15-19
 274

310 
10-14
 356

327 
5-9
 373

312 
0-4
 361


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.