Population Projections, NSW

Population projections for NSW, prepared and published by the NSW Government. Data is available through an online dashboard and also to download (Excel format; XLSX). The projections are out to 2041.

The dashboard provides estimates broken down by age and sex for the state, Local Government Areas (LGAs) and Statistical Areas Level 2 (SA2), alongside a summary of key drivers of change per region.

Downloadable data files include additional content such as:

Household estimates (e.g., projected households by type and implied demand for dwellings).

Further details on drivers of change (e.g., internal migration).

Additional region types such as Statistical areas Level 3 and 4 (SA3 and SA4), Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (GCCSA), and a range of NSW-specific regions.

Data and Resources


Additional Info

Field Value
Source https://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/research-and-demography/population-projections
Author NSW Department of Planning and Environment
Last Updated December 14, 2023, 05:37 (UTC)
Created December 12, 2023, 06:42 (UTC)
Asset Type Interactive Resource
AGIFT Theme Statistical Services
Source (Internal / External) External - Other
Access Rights Open
Temporal Coverage From 2017
Temporal Coverage To 2041
Geographic Scope State / Territory
Data Status Current