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JMP Video Tutorial to visualize and Predict Australia’s Population

The above video tutorial is an attempt to visualize the population growth data from Australian Bureau of Statistics and predict the population of Australia in the coming years.

The data is freely available and downloadable from Australian Bureau of Statistics and the JMP software is a SAS software.

The key findings are:

  • The immigration has significantly increased in 2007/2008/2009.


    • The birth rate has been flat and hasn’t grown that much.
    • If Australia’s population keeps on growing with similar pattern, the predicted population of Australia will be $27m(plus minus 2m) in 2022 (50 quarters from now). The prediction has a strong p-value of less than 0.0001 and R-square of 0.9999, i.e. very strong statistical significant.
Quarter/Year Predicted Population(000)
11/2012 23332.2553
11/2015 24495.7603
11/2018 25659.2652
11/2020 26434.9352
05/2022 27016.6877
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Written by Shailendra Kumar
Shailendra is a thought-leader and visionary in the cognitive and analytics space. With the sole motto of making money out of data, he has helped multiple organisations across the globe to generate incremental revenue or optimise cost using machine learning and advanced analytics techniques.