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1996 Census of Population and Housing
Australia - Birthplace by region
 
 


BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
Male
Female
Persons
      Oceania and Antarctica:
      Australia
6,527,013
6,700,763
13,227,776
      Other
188,328
189,784
378,112
      Total
6,715,341
6,890,547
13,605,888
      Europe and the Former USSR:
      Europe and the Former USSR n.f.d.
262
276
538
      United Kingdom and Ireland
564,436
559,595
1,124,031
      Southern Europe
337,347
306,638
643,985
      Western Europe
126,776
122,942
249,718
      Northern Europe
13,840
12,860
26,700
      Eastern Europe
62,592
59,694
122,286
      The Former USSR and the Baltic States
22,923
26,828
49,751
      Total
1,128,176
1,088,833
2,217,009
      The Middle East and North Africa:
      The Middle East and North Africa n.f.d.
0
0
0
      The Middle East
80,263
71,920
152,183
      North Africa
20,910
19,549
40,459
      Total
101,173
91,469
192,642
      Southeast Asia
207,532
248,928
456,460
      Northeast Asia
120,052
134,134
254,186
      Southern Asia
75,095
70,403
145,498
      Northern America
37,880
37,142
75,022
      South America, Central America and the Caribbean:
      South America, Central America and the Caribbean n.f.d.
0
0
0
      South America
28,513
31,023
59,536
      Central America
5,994
6,431
12,425
      The Caribbean
1,792
1,786
3,578
      Total
36,299
39,240
75,539
      Africa (excluding North Africa):
      Africa (excluding North Africa) n.f.d.
3
3
6
      Central and West Africa
2,337
1,597
3,934
      Southern and East Africa
51,134
52,343
103,477
      Total
53,474
53,943
107,417
      Other(a)
3,182
3,141
6,323
      Not stated
305,219
311,621
616,840
      Overseas visitor
65,798
73,796
139,594
      Total
8,849,221
9,043,197
17,892,418
      (a) Includes 'inadequately described', 'at sea' and 'not elsewhere classified'.

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      For Australia see also:
      For other States see also:
      Australia
      Birthplace by region
      Northern Territory



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