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City of Knox

Estimated Resident Population (ERP)

The official population of City of Knox as of the 30th June 2016, is 157,052.

The Estimated Resident Population is the OFFICIAL City of Knox population for 2016. For areas within the City of Knox, 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 Knox. Estimates for areas within the City of Knox 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 Knox
Year (ending June 30)NumberChange in numberChange in percent
2006150,275----
2007151,343+1,068+0.71
2008152,538+1,195+0.79
2009154,122+1,584+1.04
2010154,643+521+0.34
2011154,625-18-0.01
2012154,583-42-0.03
2013154,760+177+0.11
2014155,279+519+0.34
2015156,054+775+0.50
2016157,052+998+0.64

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 Knox: 157,052 2015, City of Knox: 156,054 2014, City of Knox: 155,279 2013, City of Knox: 154,760 2012, City of Knox: 154,583 2011, City of Knox: 154,625 2010, City of Knox: 154,643 2009, City of Knox: 154,122 2008, City of Knox: 152,538 2007, City of Knox: 151,343 2006, City of Knox: 150,275
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: +0.6% 2015, Percentage change: +0.5% 2014, Percentage change: +0.3% 2013, Percentage change: +0.1% 2012, Percentage change: 0% 2011, Percentage change: 0% 2010, Percentage change: +0.3% 2009, Percentage change: +1.0% 2008, Percentage change: +0.8% 2016, Change in number: +998 2015, Change in number: +775 2014, Change in number: +519 2013, Change in number: +177 2012, Change in number: -42 2011, Change in number: -18 2010, Change in number: +521 2009, Change in number: +1,584 2008, Change in number: +1,195 2007, Change in number: +1,068
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
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