Australia Facts, Population Count and Statistics (2021)

Here are a few of the most interesting Australia facts and statistics I was able to dig up including population counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Australia Facts

  • Geographical Location: Google Maps
  • Size: 1.9 million square miles (7.6 million square kilometers)
  • National Language: English
  • Capital City: Canberra
  • Largest City: Sydney
  • Population Count: 24.8 million (2018)

Australia Time Zone(s):

Time zoneOffset
Australian Western Standard TimeUTC +8
Australian Central Western Standard TimeUTC +8:45
Australian Central Standard TimeUTC +9:30
Australian Eastern Standard TimeUTC +10
Lord Howe Standard TimeUTC +10:30

Australia Major Cities:

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Australia stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official government tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.