Melbourne Population 2019

Melbourne is the capital city of Victoria with a population of over 4.8 million which accounts for 19.05% of national population. It ranks second most populated state in Australia after Sydney. Melbourne is Victoria’s business, administrative, cultural and recreational hub of the state. On an average day around 854​,000 people use the city, and each year Melbourne hosts over a million international visitors.

Based on our research Melbourne population will reach 5.191 million by the end of June of 2019. We use end of June each year due to Australia Bureau Statistics always follow Australia financial year when pushed the data. The calculation is based on the average growth rate of 3.82% over last 8 years since 2011. We believe using the recent years’ figures (see the table in next section) will make the estimation more accurate.

Population Growth of Melbourne

Looking back last eight years of Melbourne’s population, the grow rate is very consistent ranging from 1.67% to 6.23%, adding around 70,000 to 280,000 people each year to the overall population. Lot of workers was moving to Melbourne to take advantage of employment opportunities there, which contributes to the population growth. Also oversea immigration number contributes to the growth.

Year Population Growth rate
2011 3.85 million n/a
2012 4.09 million 6.23%
2013 4.18 million 2.20%
2014 4.25 million 1.67%
2015 4.53 million 6.59%
2016 4.67 million 3.09%
2017 4.82 million 3.21%
2018 5.00 million 3.73%

Demography of Melbourne

According to Australia census, the top five ancestries for people in Melbourne are: English, Australian, Irish, Scottish and Italian. The top five languages (other than English) spoken in Melbourne are: Italian, Greek, Mandarin, Vietnamese and Cantonese. The top six countries of birth for people in Melbourne are: Australia, England, India, China, New Zealand, and Italy.

In Melbourne, 48.8% of people are married, 36.0% have never married and 7.4% are divorced and 2.7% are separated. There are 162474 widowed people living in Melbourne.

Population Density of Melbourne

Melbourne’s population density is 453 people per square kilometer, which is ranking the most populated state capital city in Australia. We are not surprise Melbourne has topped the list due to a lot of people come to Melbourne for jobs, education and entertainment from interstate and overseas. Compared with other big cities in the world like New York City or London, Melbourne’s population density is very small.

Position City Population Density
1 Melbourne 453/km2
2 Adelaide 404.205/km2
3 Sydney 400/km2
4 Perth 317.736/km2
5 Canberra 173.3/km²
6 Brisbane 145/km2
7 Hobart 124.8/km2
8 Darwin 44.976/km2

Occupations and Industries

The main occupations of people living in Melbourne are 24.4% Professionals, 15.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.2% Technicians & trades workers, 12.5% Managers, 9.7% Sales workers, 8.9% Community & personal service workers, 7.9% Labourers, 5.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Melbourne work in are 11.1% Health care and social assistance, 10.8% Manufacturing, 10.6% Retail trade, 9.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.0% Construction, 8.0% Education and training, 5.9% Accommodation and food services, 5.1% Public administration and safety, 5.0% Wholesale trade.

Facts About Melbourne

  1. The world’s first feature film, the Story of the Ned Kelly Gang was filmed and made in Melbourne in 1906.
  2. 38 per cent of the population in Melbourne was born overseas, as of 2013.
  3. Melbourne’s Chinatown, established in 1854, is one of the oldest in the world. It is also home to the world’s longest Chinese dragon at more than 100 meters in length.
  4. The city is also famous for its unbelievable unpredictable weather and there are chances you get taste all the four seasons in just a day.
  5. MELBOURNE has been named the world’s top sports events city in 2006. It hosted the 1956 Olympic Games and the 2006 Commonwealth games.…
  6. Tallest building: Eureka Tower (300m), tallest residential building in the world!
  7. Melbourne was originally going to be named ‘Batmania’ after one of its founding fathers, John Batman.
  8. The maximum temperature ever recorded in Melbourne was 46.4 degrees Celsius in 2009, and the minimum was -2.8 degrees Celsius in 1869.

References

The following links provide data for this topic:

Ref: Population Australia. Melbourne Population 2019. Retrieved from http://www.population.net.au/melbourne-population/

墨尔本2019年人口

墨尔本是澳大利亚维多利亚州的首府,人口超过480万,占澳大利亚全国人口的19.05%。墨尔本是仅次于悉尼的澳大利亚第二大城市。墨尔本是维多利亚州的商业,行政,文化和娱乐中心。平均每天约有854,000流动人口,墨尔本每年都有超过一百万的国际游客。

根据我们的研究,截至2019年6月底墨尔本人口将达到519.1万。由于澳大利亚统计局是依据澳大利亚财政年度来获取数据的,因此我们每年都以6月底的数据为准。自2011年以来,该计算是基于过去8年平均3.82%的增长率。我们认为使用近年来的数据(见下一节的表格)将使估算更准确。

墨尔本的人口增长

回顾过去八年的墨尔本人口,增长率一直保持在1.67%至6.23%之间,每年总人口增加约70,000至280,000人。许多人搬到墨尔本来寻找这里更多的就业机会,这有助于墨尔本的总人口增长。同时海外移民数量的增长也是一个因素。

人口数量(百万) 增长率
2011 3.85 百万 n/a
2012 4.09百万 6.23%
2013 4.18百万 2.20%
2014 4.25百万 1.67%
2015 4.53百万 6.59%
2016 4.67百万 3.09%
2017 4.82百万 3.21%
2018 5.00百万 3.73%

墨尔本人口统计学

根据澳大利亚人口普查,墨尔本名列前五位的居民是英国人,澳大利亚人,爱尔兰人,苏格兰人和意大利人。墨尔本使用最广泛的的前五种语言(英语除外)是:意大利语,希腊语,普通话,越南语和广东话。墨尔本人口原出生地的前六个国家是:澳大利亚,英国,印度,中国,新西兰和意大利。

在墨尔本,结婚人数占48.8%,未婚人数占36.0%,离婚人数占7.4%,分居人数占2.7%。还有162474名丧偶人数。

墨尔本的人口密度

墨尔本的人口密度为每平方公里453人,是澳大利亚人口最多的州首府。由于墨尔本是很多从其他州和海外人士来到墨尔本从事工作,教育和娱乐活动的首选,因此墨尔本在这个名单中名列前茅并不令人惊讶。与世界其他大城市相比,如纽约或伦敦等,墨尔本的人口密度非常小。

排名 城市 人口密度
1 墨尔本 453/平方公里
2 阿德莱德 404.205/平方公里
3 悉尼 400/平方公里
4 珀斯 317.736/平方公里
5 堪培拉 173.3/平方公里
6 布里斯班 145/平方公里
7 霍巴特 124.8/平方公里
8 达尔文 44.976/平方公里

职业和行业

居住在墨尔本的人口主要职业是24.4%的专业人员,15.3%的文职和行政人员,13.2%的技术人员和行业工人,12.5%的经理人员,9.7%的销售人员,8.9%的社区和个人服务工人,7.9%的工人,5.8%机械操作员和司机,2.3%不充分/未说明职业描述。

来自墨尔本工作的主要行业是11.1%的医疗保健和社会援助,10.8%的制造业,10.6%的零售业,9.1%的专业,科学和技术服务,8.0%的建筑,8.0%的教育和培训,5.9%的住宿和食品服务,5.1%公共管理和安全,5.0%批发贸易。

关于墨尔本

  1. 世界上第一部故事片“内德凯利帮的故事”于1906年在墨尔本拍摄并制作。
  2. 截至2013年,墨尔本38%的人口出生在海外。
  3. 墨尔本的唐人街成立于1854年,是世界上最古老的唐人街之一。它也是世界上最长的中国龙的家园,长度超过100米。
  4. 这个城市也以其令人难以置信的不可预测的天气而闻名,你有机会在一天内品尝四季的味道。
  5. 墨尔本在2006年被评为世界顶级体育赛事城市。它举办了1956年奥运会和2006年英联邦运动会……
  6. 最高建筑:Eureka Tower(300米),世界上最高的住宅楼!
  7. 在其创始人之一约翰蝙蝠侠之后,墨尔本最初将被命名为“蝙蝠侠”。
  8. 墨尔本有史以来的最高温度在2009年为46.4摄氏度,最低温度在1869年为-2.8摄氏度。

参考

以下链接提供了此主题的数据:

Ref: Population Australia. Melbourne Population 2019. Retrieved from http://www.population.net.au/melbourne-population/