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City of Darebin

Estimated Resident Population (ERP)

The official population of City of Darebin as of the 30th June 2016, is 155,022.

The Estimated Resident Population is the OFFICIAL City of Darebin population for 2016. For areas within the City of Darebin, the ERP is not an official count but an experimental estimate which is subject to review after the next Census.

Populations are counted and estimated in various ways. The most comprehensive population count available in Australia is derived from the Census of Population and Housing conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics every five years. However the Census count is generally an under-estimate of the actual population, due to people missed in the Census and people overseas on Census night. To provide a more accurate population figure which is updated more frequently than every five years, the Australian Bureau of Statistics also produces "Estimated Resident Population" (ERP) numbers for the City of Darebin. Estimates for areas within the City of Darebin are based on aggregates of SA1s derived from population distributions applicable at the 2011 Census. Actual populations may vary slightly where population growth has not been uniform since the previous Census.

See data notes for a detailed explanation of different population types, how they are calculated and when to use each one.

Estimated Resident Population (ERP)
City of Darebin
Year (ending June 30)NumberChange in numberChange in percent
2006132,299----
2007134,748+2,449+1.85
2008137,525+2,777+2.06
2009140,289+2,764+2.01
2010141,780+1,491+1.06
2011142,942+1,162+0.82
2012145,000+2,058+1.44
2013147,253+2,253+1.55
2014149,539+2,286+1.55
2015152,037+2,498+1.67
2016155,022+2,985+1.96

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Estimated Resident Population (ERP)
Estimated Resident Population (ERP) 2016, City of Darebin: 155,022 2015, City of Darebin: 152,037 2014, City of Darebin: 149,539 2013, City of Darebin: 147,253 2012, City of Darebin: 145,000 2011, City of Darebin: 142,942 2010, City of Darebin: 141,780 2009, City of Darebin: 140,289 2008, City of Darebin: 137,525 2007, City of Darebin: 134,748 2006, City of Darebin: 132,299
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
Annual change in Estimated Resident Population (ERP)
Annual change in Estimated Resident Population (ERP) 2016, Percentage change: +2.0% 2015, Percentage change: +1.7% 2014, Percentage change: +1.6% 2013, Percentage change: +1.6% 2012, Percentage change: +1.4% 2011, Percentage change: +0.8% 2010, Percentage change: +1.1% 2009, Percentage change: +2.0% 2008, Percentage change: +2.1% 2016, Change in number: +2,985 2015, Change in number: +2,498 2014, Change in number: +2,286 2013, Change in number: +2,253 2012, Change in number: +2,058 2011, Change in number: +1,162 2010, Change in number: +1,491 2009, Change in number: +2,764 2008, Change in number: +2,777 2007, Change in number: +2,449
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
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