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Population of Wollongong

Last official estimated population of Wollongong (as Statistical Area Level 3) was 134 729 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.54% of total Australian population and 1.693% of NSW population. Area of Wollongong is 240.00 km², in this year population density was 561.37 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+1.46%/yr), Wollongong population in 2020 would be 140 698. [0]


Wollongong historical population from 1991 to 2017 [2]

See also:

Population of Australia
New South Wales population
  ↳ Illawarra
↳ nearby SA3 areas:
- Campbelltown (NSW)
- Sutherland - Menai - Heathcote
- Illawarra Catchment Reserve
- Dapto - Port Kembla
- Liverpool

Wollongong on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Wollongong is located in the center of the images.

Population [people], population density [p./km²] and population change [%/year] [2]

  View borders » (new window) [4]

Annual growth rate in %:

[1991-1992] +0.30 %/Y
[1992-1993] +0.22 %/Y
[1993-1994] +0.29 %/Y
[1994-1995] +0.63 %/Y
[1995-1996] +0.90 %/Y
[1996-1997] +0.65 %/Y
[1997-1998] +0.13 %/Y
[1998-1999] +0.44 %/Y
[1999-2000] +0.45 %/Y
[2000-2001] +0.73 %/Y
[2001-2002] +1.03 %/Y
[2002-2003] +0.37 %/Y
[2003-2004] +0.05 %/Y
[2004-2005] +0.25 %/Y
[2005-2006] +0.16 %/Y
[2006-2007] +1.14 %/Y
[2007-2008] +1.70 %/Y
[2008-2009] +1.52 %/Y
[2009-2010] +1.53 %/Y
[2010-2011] +1.18 %/Y
[2011-2012] +0.62 %/Y
[2012-2013] +0.98 %/Y
[2013-2014] +0.95 %/Y
[2014-2015] +0.97 %/Y
[2015-2016] +1.18 %/Y
[2016-2017] +1.46 %/Y


Population pyramid for Wollongong (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

2 156 
85+
 1 269

1 724 
80-84
 1 378

2 200 
75-79
 1 881

2 798 
70-74
 2 563

3 184 
65-69
 3 002

3 763 
60-64
 3 523

4 224 
55-59
 4 085

4 114 
50-54
 4 088

4 365 
45-49
 4 307

4 367 
40-44
 4 219

4 156 
35-39
 4 163

4 485 
30-34
 4 369

4 880 
25-29
 5 649

5 777 
20-24
 6 513

4 028 
15-19
 4 216

3 627 
10-14
 3 852

4 013 
5-9
 4 052

3 803 
0-4
 3 936


Sources, more info:

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about SA3 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] Border coordinates are simplifyed using Ramer-Douglas-Peucker algorithm.