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Population of Meekatharra

Last official estimated population of Meekatharra Shire (as Local Government Area) was 1 058 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.00% of total Australian population and 0.041% of WA population. Area of Meekatharra is 100 188.50 km², in this year population density was 0.01 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (-4.68%/yr), Meekatharra population in 2020 would be 916. [0]


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

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Cue
- Upper Gascoyne
- Wiluna
- Murchison
- Sandstone
- Mount Magnet
- Yalgoo
- Ashburton

Meekatharra on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Meekatharra 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] -7.02 %/Y
[2001-2002] -3.09 %/Y
[2002-2003] -2.76 %/Y
[2003-2004] -1.46 %/Y
[2004-2005] -5.10 %/Y
[2005-2006] -4.67 %/Y
[2006-2007] +1.39 %/Y
[2007-2008] +2.25 %/Y
[2008-2009] +4.02 %/Y
[2009-2010] +2.88 %/Y
[2010-2011] +4.78 %/Y
[2011-2012] +0.91 %/Y
[2012-2013] -0.77 %/Y
[2013-2014] -6.38 %/Y
[2014-2015] -8.31 %/Y
[2015-2016] -9.31 %/Y
[2016-2017] -4.68 %/Y


Population pyramid for Meekatharra (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

1 
85+
 0

2 
80-84
 1

7 
75-79
 7

11 
70-74
 12

18 
65-69
 27

20 
60-64
 39

31 
55-59
 45

33 
50-54
 33

35 
45-49
 33

25 
40-44
 47

35 
35-39
 48

35 
30-34
 83

42 
25-29
 72

32 
20-24
 29

40 
15-19
 22

33 
10-14
 30

19 
5-9
 38

36 
0-4
 37


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.