Australia Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

Australia Statistics and Facts

Australia Statistics and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Australia statistics and facts I was able to dig up. 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 Statistics and Facts

  • Location: Australia on Google Maps
  • Continental Area: 1.9 million square miles (7.6 million square kilometers)
  • Time Zone(s):
Time zone Offset
Australian Western Standard Time UTC +8
Australian Central Western Standard Time UTC +8:45
Australian Central Standard Time UTC +9:30
Australian Eastern Standard Time UTC +10
Lord Howe Standard Time UTC +10:30
  • Population: 24.8 million (2018)
  • National Language: English
  • Capital City: Canberra
  • Largest City: Sydney
  • List of Major Cities in Australia : 
    • Sydney
    • Melbourne
    • Brisbane
    • Perth
    • Adelaide
    • Gold Coast / Tweed Heads
    • Newcastle / Maitland
    • Canberra
    • Sunshine Coast
    • Wollongong