With the exception of Victoria and Queensland, all States and Territories recorded net interstate migration losses for the year ended September 2000. New South Wales lost 15,800 persons while Queensland gained 19,400 persons and Victoria gained 7,500.
Further information is available in Australian Demographic Statistics, September Quarter 2000 (Cat. no. 3101.0) released on 22 March 2001. This issue contains September quarter 2000 data for natural increase and interstate migration. It also contains estimated resident population at 30 June 2000 for major population centres, marital status and country of birth. Additionally, two special articles are included: Australia's Regional Population Growth and Deaths of People Aged 25-39 Years.