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Population of Southern Downs

Last official estimated population of Southern Downs Regional Council (as Local Government Area) was 35 570 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.14% of total Australian population and 0.713% of QLD population. Area of Southern Downs is 7 107.80 km², in this year population density was 5.00 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (-0.19%/yr), Southern Downs population in 2020 would be 35 367. [0]


Southern Downs historical population from 2001 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Tenterfield
- Kyogle
- Lockyer Valley
- Scenic Rim
- Ipswich
- Toowoomba
- Glen Innes Severn
- Inverell

Southern Downs on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Southern Downs is located in the center of the images.

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

Annual growth rate in %:

[2001-2002] +0.96 %/Y
[2002-2003] +0.74 %/Y
[2003-2004] +0.43 %/Y
[2004-2005] +0.89 %/Y
[2005-2006] +1.25 %/Y
[2006-2007] +1.61 %/Y
[2007-2008] +1.57 %/Y
[2008-2009] +1.57 %/Y
[2009-2010] +0.99 %/Y
[2010-2011] +0.98 %/Y
[2011-2012] +1.05 %/Y
[2012-2013] +1.39 %/Y
[2013-2014] +0.22 %/Y
[2014-2015] -0.04 %/Y
[2015-2016] +0.20 %/Y
[2016-2017] -0.19 %/Y


Population pyramid for Southern Downs (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

580 
85+
 355

536 
80-84
 477

778 
75-79
 704

1 026 
70-74
 1 123

1 294 
65-69
 1 296

1 329 
60-64
 1 268

1 362 
55-59
 1 237

1 222 
50-54
 1 128

1 175 
45-49
 1 024

1 021 
40-44
 883

875 
35-39
 857

851 
30-34
 757

826 
25-29
 914

785 
20-24
 896

1 052 
15-19
 1 204

1 138 
10-14
 1 229

1 122 
5-9
 1 172

1 050 
0-4
 1 024


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.