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WA’s population grows just 0.7%

Growth in Western Australia’s population has continued near historically low levels, with almost 1,000 people per month leaving WA to live in other states, primarily Victoria.

In the March 2017 quarter, a net 2,860 people migrated interstate, while a net 5,496 people migrated to WA from overseas and natural population growth added 5,546, according to the Bureau of Statistics.

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West Perth
0.32% percent growth for the March 2017 quarter is on track for 1.2% annually. As a leading indicator, we aren't seeing the exodus over east out of our rental department that we saw 12-24 months ago. It's quite a moderate outflow and some coming in. Slow road to recovery but the large population losses seem to be over

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