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Regions in Australia

Australia is made up of 8 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Australia. Information on all primary administrative regions in Australia.

Please click on a region name for more information on this region.

You can sort the regions in Australia alphabeticallyby population by capitals of the regionsby capitals population

Primary administrative regions in Australia

There are 8 regions in Australia in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Australia
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
South Australia State of South Australia1.1,596,572Adelaide Adelaide1,225,235
Queensland State of Queensland2.4,332,739Brisbane Brisbane2,189,878
Australian Capital Territory Australian Capital Territory3.357,222Canberra Canberra367,752
Northern Territory Northern Territory4.211,945Darwin Darwin129,062
Tasmania State of Tasmania5.495,354Hobart Hobart216,656
Victoria State of Victoria6.5,354,042Melbourne Melbourne4,246,375
Western Australia State of Western Australia7.2,239,170Perth Perth1,896,548
New South Wales State of New South Wales8.6,917,658Sydney Sydney4,627,345