Regional data

Far North Queensland

Regional map

 Far North Region

Area and population

Area 722,474km2
Total population (30 June 2020) 291,933
    Population (18 and over) 221,321
    Population (under 18) 70,612


  1. Estimated resident population (ERP) is the official measure of the population of Queensland and Australia. The data are based on the concept of usual residence and refers to all people who usually live in Australia, with the exception of foreign diplomatic personnel and their families. It includes usual residents who are overseas for less than 12 months and excludes overseas visitors who are in Australia for less than 12 months.

Data Tables

Table FNQ.1: Child protection summary statistics, Far North Queensland region       Excel (XLSX, 24 KB) Excel(CSV, 6 KB) Excel (XLSX, 23 KB) Excel(CSV, 6 KB)