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Population of Melbourne City

Last official estimated population of Melbourne City (as Statistical Area Level 3) was 159 050 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.64% of total Australian population and 2.474% of VIC population. Area of Melbourne City is 31.00 km², in this year population density was 5 130.65 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+8.86%/yr), Melbourne City population in 2019 would be 188 498. [0]


Melbourne City historical population from 1991 to 2017 [2]

See also:

Population of Australia
Victoria population
 ↳ Greater Melbourne population
  ↳ Melbourne - Inner
↳ nearby SA3 areas:
- Port Phillip
- Yarra
- Brunswick - Coburg
- Essendon
- Stonnington - West

Melbourne City on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Melbourne City 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] +0.21 %/Y
[1992-1993] +0.79 %/Y
[1993-1994] +2.28 %/Y
[1994-1995] +3.36 %/Y
[1995-1996] +5.09 %/Y
[1996-1997] +4.86 %/Y
[1997-1998] +2.98 %/Y
[1998-1999] +4.42 %/Y
[1999-2000] +5.50 %/Y
[2000-2001] +5.15 %/Y
[2001-2002] +9.37 %/Y
[2002-2003] +9.17 %/Y
[2003-2004] +8.14 %/Y
[2004-2005] +6.52 %/Y
[2005-2006] +5.19 %/Y
[2006-2007] +6.22 %/Y
[2007-2008] +5.46 %/Y
[2008-2009] +5.05 %/Y
[2009-2010] +3.44 %/Y
[2010-2011] +2.72 %/Y
[2011-2012] +7.33 %/Y
[2012-2013] +10.35 %/Y
[2013-2014] +7.81 %/Y
[2014-2015] +6.95 %/Y
[2015-2016] +6.74 %/Y
[2016-2017] +8.86 %/Y


Population pyramid for Melbourne City (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

834 
85+
 492

554 
80-84
 452

806 
75-79
 822

1 328 
70-74
 1 432

1 789 
65-69
 1 840

2 239 
60-64
 2 127

2 540 
55-59
 2 464

2 642 
50-54
 2 595

2 954 
45-49
 2 994

3 306 
40-44
 3 736

5 267 
35-39
 6 113

10 016 
30-34
 10 735

15 860 
25-29
 15 592

19 210 
20-24
 16 467

6 581 
15-19
 5 023

1 088 
10-14
 1 154

1 378 
5-9
 1 524

2 626 
0-4
 2 470


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.