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Northern Territory, Australia

Northern Territory is one of 8 primary administrative regions in Australia with a population of approximately 211,945 people.

Facts and figures on Northern Territory at a glance

Region name: Northern Territory (Northern Territory)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 211,945 people
Country: Australia
Continent: Oceania

The regional headquarters of Northern Territory (Northern Territory) is located in the regional capital Darwin (Darwin) with a population of 129,062 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Northern Territory's regional capital Darwin to Australia's capital Canberra (Canberra) is approximately 3,130 km (1,945 mi).

Facts and figures about Northern Territory
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Northern Territory Northern Territory211,945 peopleDarwin Darwin129,062 people

Compare with other regions in Australia.

Map of Northern Territory

Map of Northern Territory

Information on Northern Territory

Information on Northern Territory
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Northern Territory Northern TerritoryDarwin Darwin16AustraliaOceania

Time in Northern Territory

Time in Northern Territory
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 27 May 2022 - 3:45pmNoFri, 27 May 2022 - 3:45pmUTC +9.5Australia/Darwin

Geographic coordinates of Northern Territory

Latitude & Longitude of Northern Territory
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map20°00'00.0"S (-20.0000000°)134°00'00.0"E (134.0000000°)

Subregions in Northern Territory

There are 16 administrative subregions in Northern Territory.
Subregions in Northern Territory
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Alice Springs Alice Springs1.28,720--
Barkly Barkly2.8,056--
Belyuen Belyuen3.213--
Central Desert Central Desert4.4,383--
Coomalie Coomalie5.1,310--
Darwin Darwin6.81,670Darwin Darwin129,062
East Arnhem East Arnhem7.10,772--
Katherine Katherine8.10,928--
Litchfield Litchfield9.21,380--
MacDonnell MacDonnell10.6,920--
Palmerston Palmerston11.32,088--
Roper Gulf Roper Gulf12.7,216--
Tiwi Islands Tiwi Islands13.3,094--
Victoria-Daly Victoria-Daly14.6,989--
Wagait Wagait15.434--
West Arnhem West Arnhem16.7,414--

External sources of information on Northern Territory

Northern Territory on Wikipedia