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Listed below is the latest released estimated resident population of Queensland as at 30 June 2015.

This population counter shows an estimate of Queensland’s current population.

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Welcome to the Queensland Government Statistician’s Office (QGSO) website. This site contains a wide range of demographic, economic and social data relating to the state of Queensland, as well as information about using statistics and the services we provide.


The Surat Basin, and Gladstone region population reports provide estimates of the number of fly‑in/fly‑out and drive‑in/drive‑out (FIFO/DIDO) workers living in these regions during the last week of June 2015, and their use of commercial accommodation. This information is based on data collected by Queensland Government Statistician’s Office (QGSO) in 2015.


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QGSO provides a broad range of regional data and information gathered from several data sources. As well as the Queensland Regional Profiles, our range of regional data products includes the Queensland Regional Database, which holds the most recent and revised regional statistical information drawn from a variety of federal and state government sources, including the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Data tables on specific subjects and by geographic region, including time series regional data, are also available for viewing online or for download.

At a Glance

State final demand Sep qtr 15 Decrease Arrow 2.8%
Retail trade Dec 15 Increase Arrow 0.3%
Building approvals Dec 15 Increase Arrow 1.1%
Business investment Sep qtr 15 Decrease Arrow 31.5%
Exports (goods overseas) Dec 15 $49.7b
Inflation (CPI) Dec qtr 15 Increase Arrow 1.7%
Employment growth Dec 15 Increase Arrow 0.3%
Employed persons Dec 15 2.38m
Unemployment rate Dec 15 5.9%
Population Jun qtr 15 4.78m

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