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Welcome to Brisbane LGA Community Profile

The Brisbane LGA Estimated Resident Population for 2016 is 1,180,285, with a population density of 8.90 persons per hectare.

Brisbane is the capital of Queensland.

The Brisbane LGA Community Profile provides demographic analysis for the City and its suburbs based on results from the 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing. The profile is updated with population estimates when the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) releases new figures.

This site contains 2006 and earlier Census data only. 2011 Census data is not currently available for this area.

NEWS

Your community profile now has 2016 Census data

(7/07/2017)

The first round of updates to our community profile tools are now live!

The 2016 Census data have been released!

(27/06/2017)

We're now working to update the community profile and social atlas tools. Read our update plan here.

What's new?

(5/06/2017)

To continually improve the services we provide to our clients we are implementing new features and functionality to our products. Check out the the latest updates here.

The definitive report for local government

(5/06/2017)

We recently partnered with LG Professionals Australia to produce the State of the Sector report. Download this report to find out how wider national and state trends contribute to the complexities of local governance.

What’s driving Sydney’s population exodus?

(5/06/2017)

There is a lot of talk about Sydney’s housing prices, and how it’s now too expensive to live in Sydney. How has that affect Sydney’s population?

Access demographic and economic resources for Australia and New Zealand

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