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Birthplace - Malaysia

Bithplace at a glance: Malaysia

  • In 2011 there were 27,258 people in New South Wales born in Malaysia.
  • There was a 16.5% increase in the number of people born in Malaysia since 2006 (from 23,398).
  • 19.2% of the population born in Malaysia arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men born in Malaysia (12,418) than women (14,837).
  • 7.1% of the population born in Malaysia were children (under 19 years of age), 44.7% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 48.3% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About birthplace: Malaysia

Birthplace - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Birthplace - Malaysia20112006Change
AreaNumberMalaysia %NumberMalaysia %2006 to 2011
Randwick City1,8991.471,6381.37+261
Ryde City1,3841.341,1281.16+256
Willoughby City8851.317871.24+98
Hornsby Shire1,8781.201,7361.15+142
Lane Cove Council3731.183461.14+27
Sydney City1,9991.181,7301.10+269
Ku-ring-gai Council1,1941.099850.97+209
The Hills Shire1,8361.081,6791.05+157
Strathfield Council3651.043771.18-12
Botany Bay City4031.022830.79+120
Greater Sydney24,5530.5621,1110.51+3,442
Regional NSW2,6650.112,1630.09+502
New South Wales27,2580.3923,3980.36+3,860

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.