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Welcome to Brisbane LGA Community Profile

The Brisbane LGA Estimated Resident Population for 2014 is 1,146,787, with a population density of 8.65 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

2016 Census goes digital - .id's views on the changed to Census

(27/08/2015)

The ABS has just released their 'Census Nature and Content' document for the 2016 Census. Here are some highlights about the 2016 Census.

Predicting your area's future heart health

(20/08/2015)

Heart disease, heart attack and cardiac arrest are Australia’s number 1 cause of death. As they are more prevalent among the older age groups, Australia’s ageing population has a big impact on this group of diseases, and many areas can expect increases in future. How can you predict your area’s future heart health through data analysis?

This community profile is just one of a family of demographic resources available for this area and other areas across Australia. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre.