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STATE AND TERRITORY COMPOSITION BY COUNTRY OF BIRTH
At 30 June 2006, Western Australia recorded the highest proportion of overseas-born residents (30%) in their population. Tasmania had the lowest proportion of overseas-born residents (11%), well below the Australian level of 25% recorded in 2006.
For further detail, table 5.8 from Migration, Australia 2008-09 (cat. no. 3412.0) shows the composition by country of birth for each state and territory, for the top 10 countries ranked at the national level, at 30 June 2006. Data for 2011 will be made available after the release of the 2011 Census data.