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Australia

Australian Cities Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Cities larger than the capital Sydney , Melbourne , Brisbane , Perth , Adelaide , Gold Coast , Newcastle 2014
Rate of urbanization 1.2% 2011 148th out of 225
Urban areas over 1,000,000 5 2013 19th out of 139
Urban areas over 1,000,000 per million people 0.225 2013 9th out of 137
Urban areas over 2,000,000 2 2013 29th out of 139
Urban areas over 2,000,000 per million people 0.0898 2013 16th out of 137
Urban areas over 500,000 6 2013 31st out of 139
Urban areas over 500,000 per million people 0.27 2013 25th out of 137
Urban population 95,896 2030 18th out of 223
Urban population per thousand people 4e-06 2011 143th out of 223

SOURCES: Wikipedia: List of national capitals and largest cities by country (Countries); Wikipedia: Urbanization by country (Countries) ([1] United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs); Demographia World Urban Areas (Built-Up Urban Areas and World Agglomerations): 10th Annual Edition, May 2014 Revision, Table 1, p. 20 ff.); Demographia World Urban Areas (Built-Up Urban Areas and World Agglomerations): 10th Annual Edition, May 2014 Revision, Table 1, p. 20 ff.; Wikipedia: List of urban areas by population (Number of urban areas by country) (Demographia World Urban Areas (World Agglomerations): 9th Annual Edition, March 2013); Wikipedia: List of urban areas by population (Number of urban areas by country) (Demographia World Urban Areas (World Agglomerations): 9th Annual Edition, March 2013). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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