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Listed below is the latest released estimated resident population of Queensland as at 31 March 2014.

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

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Queensland statistics

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.

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Australian Gambling Statistics is a comprehensive set of statistics related to gambling in Australia which is compiled annually by Queensland Government Statistician’s Office in co‑operation with all Australian state and territory governments. This 30th edition incorporates information on all legalised gambling in Australia up to and including 2012–13.


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Population estimates

Population estimates by Indigenous status is a product compiled by the Queensland Government Statistician’s Office, which provides time series population data by Indigenous status, age and sex, for small areas in Queensland (local government areas and Statistical Areas Level 2). The estimates incorporate the latest data from the 2011 Census of Population and Housing and recently released Estimates and projections, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians (ABS 3238.0) from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data are available in tabular format, and informed by a data quality statement.


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The Queensland Government Statistician’s Office (QGSO) has the lead role in evaluating the Queensland Government’s Safe Night Out Strategy, which aims to address alcohol and drug–related safety issues in Queensland, especially around night–time entertainment venues.

At a Glance

Population Mar 4.71m
Unemployment Sep 6.4%
Employment Sep Decrease Arrow 0.1%
CPI Sep Increase Arrow 2.6%

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