Population clock

    On 6 July 2020 at 05:37:41 AM (Canberra time), the resident population of Australia is projected to be:

    25,625,043

This projection is based on the estimated resident population at 31 December 2019 and assumes growth since then of:
  • one birth every 1 minute and 44 seconds,
  • one death every 3 minutes and 15 seconds,
  • one person arriving to live in Australia every 3 minutes and 58 seconds,
  • one Australian resident leaving Australia to live overseas every 7 minutes and 5 seconds, leading to
  • an overall total population increase of one person every 2 minutes and 37 seconds.

These assumptions are consistent with figures released in Australian Demographic Statistics, December Quarter 2019 (cat. no. 3101.0).



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