Population (2015)

Male – 28,834  

Female – 23,758

Total Population – 48,592 (2015)

Population Density – 390 /km2

Electorate – 25,976 (2016)

Household Heads by Sex:

                          Male – 8090  

                          Female – 2445

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1518,539 
1970 May 0622,9872.13%
1975 May 0124,9671.67%
1980 May 0128,3942.70%
1990 May 0134,3941.89%
1995 Sep 0136,1670.95%
2000 May 0138,2301.20%
2007 Aug 0142,3751.43%
2010 May 0145,9833.02%
2015 Aug 0148,5921.06%