Australia - Population in largest city

Population in largest city

The value for Population in largest city in Australia was 4,505,341 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,505,341 in 2015 and a minimum value of 2,134,673 in 1960.

Definition: Population in largest city is the urban population living in the country's largest metropolitan area.

Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 2,134,673
1961 2,183,523
1962 2,233,459
1963 2,284,537
1964 2,336,856
1965 2,390,224
1966 2,445,016
1967 2,549,933
1968 2,659,506
1969 2,773,466
1970 2,892,477
1971 3,016,037
1972 3,041,223
1973 3,066,549
1974 3,092,121
1975 3,117,906
1976 3,143,945
1977 3,170,608
1978 3,197,534
1979 3,224,688
1980 3,252,111
1981 3,279,743
1982 3,317,267
1983 3,355,221
1984 3,393,661
1985 3,432,435
1986 3,471,704
1987 3,511,087
1988 3,550,973
1989 3,591,200
1990 3,631,940
1991 3,673,110
1992 3,709,185
1993 3,745,512
1994 3,782,247
1995 3,819,341
1996 3,856,907
1997 3,904,835
1998 3,953,426
1999 4,002,622
2000 4,052,499
2001 4,102,745
2002 4,133,013
2003 4,163,504
2004 4,194,262
2005 4,225,162
2006 4,256,307
2007 4,283,072
2008 4,310,042
2009 4,337,107
2010 4,364,380
2011 4,391,824
2012 4,419,441
2013 4,447,231
2014 4,475,196
2015 4,505,341

Population in the largest city (% of urban population)

Population in the largest city (% of urban population) in Australia was 21.17 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 27.24 in 1971, while its lowest value was 21.17 in 2015.

Definition: Population in largest city is the percentage of a country's urban population living in that country's largest metropolitan area.

Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 25.48
1961 25.42
1962 25.25
1963 25.22
1964 25.18
1965 25.14
1966 25.03
1967 25.66
1968 26.19
1969 26.63
1970 27.12
1971 27.24
1972 26.94
1973 26.72
1974 26.25
1975 26.12
1976 26.05
1977 26.00
1978 25.93
1979 25.89
1980 25.81
1981 25.64
1982 25.52
1983 25.51
1984 25.53
1985 25.49
1986 25.38
1987 25.28
1988 25.15
1989 25.01
1990 24.92
1991 24.88
1992 24.78
1993 24.72
1994 24.65
1995 24.54
1996 24.41
1997 24.38
1998 24.36
1999 24.32
2000 24.27
2001 24.19
2002 24.02
2003 23.86
2004 23.72
2005 23.54
2006 23.33
2007 23.29
2008 22.93
2009 22.57
2010 22.32
2011 22.12
2012 21.84
2013 21.58
2014 21.35
2015 21.17

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization