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Welcome to the City of Perth population forecasts

The City of Perth population forecast for 2019 is 29,627, and is forecast to grow to 41,341 by 2036.

The City of Perth population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in March 2019 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the City of Perth. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

Forecast areas
City of Perth
Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 41,341 2035 forecast population: 40,828 2034 forecast population: 40,317 2033 forecast population: 39,818 2032 forecast population: 39,325 2031 forecast population: 38,834 2030 forecast population: 38,356 2029 forecast population: 37,821 2028 forecast population: 37,275 2027 forecast population: 36,788 2026 forecast population: 36,297 2025 forecast population: 35,741 2024 forecast population: 34,904 2023 forecast population: 34,070 2022 forecast population: 33,180 2021 forecast population: 31,928 2020 forecast population: 30,715 2019 forecast population: 29,627 2018 forecast population: 28,447 2017 forecast population: 27,745 2016 forecast population: 26,950
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, March 2019.
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