Key data releases

The Centre for Population’s summaries of key demographic publications.

Data and forecasts

Provisional Regional Internal Migration Estimates (PRIME), December 2020

PRIME is a special release from the ABS, funded by the Centre for Population. This release provides quarterly regional internal migration estimates at both the state and GCCSA level.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Migration, Australia 2019–⁠20

A summary of the composition of overseas migration to and from Australia by visa type, including a breakdown of Australia’s population and overseas migration by country of birth.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Provisional Mortality statistics January–December 2020

The number of doctor-certified deaths in December was above the 2015–19 average. Cumulatively in 2020, the total number of doctor-certified deaths (140,363) was in line with the number of cumulative doctor-certified deaths on average over the previous 5 years (140,471). Weekly deaths due to respiratory diseases were lower than the 2015–19 average from late April until beginning of December.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Regional population, 2019-20

This release includes population data for regions within Australia down to small geographic areas. This publication provides an update on the data to include the year between June 2019 and June 2020.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

National, state and territory population, September 2020

A summary of demographic trends affecting Australia and the states and territories. Provides a quarterly description of the population and components of population change.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Provisional Mortality statistics January–November 2020

Cumulatively, between January and November in 2020, the total number of doctor-certified deaths was slightly lower than the number of cumulative doctor-certified deaths between January and November on average over the previous 5 years. Weekly deaths due to respiratory diseases were lower than the 2015–19 average from late April until mid-November.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Provisional Regional Internal Migration Estimates (PRIME), September 2020

PRIME is a new release from the ABS, funded by the Centre for Population. The release provides quarterly regional internal migration estimates.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Provisional Regional Internal Migration Estimates (PRIME), June 2020

PRIME is a new release from the ABS, funded by the Centre for Population. The release provides quarterly regional internal migration estimates.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

National, state and territory population, March 2020

A summary of demographic trends affecting Australia and the states and territories. Provides a quarterly description of the population and the components of population change.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Migration, Australia 2018–⁠19

A summary of composition of overseas migration to and from Australia, including a breakdown of Australia’s population by country of birth.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.

Data and forecasts

Regional population, 2018–⁠19

A summary of the geographical distribution of Australia’s population, with a focus on the population changes affecting Australia’s cities and regional areas.

Centre for Population analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics data release.