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Birthplace - China (excl. SARs and Taiwan)

Bithplace at a glance: China (excl. SARs and Taiwan)

  • In 2011 there were 156,034 people in New South Wales born in China (excl. SARs and Taiwan).
  • There was a 36.8% increase in the number of people born in China (excl. SARs and Taiwan) since 2006 (from 114,043).
  • 30.0% of the population born in China (excl. SARs and Taiwan) arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men born in China (excl. SARs and Taiwan) (69,297) than women (86,737).
  • 7.0% of the population born in China (excl. SARs and Taiwan) were children (under 19 years of age), 51.1% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 41.9% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About birthplace: China (excl. SARs and Taiwan)

Birthplace - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Birthplace - China (excl. SARs and Taiwan)20112006Change
AreaNumberChina (excl. SARs and Taiwan) %NumberChina (excl. SARs and Taiwan) %2006 to 2011
Burwood Council4,84514.943,68211.91+1,163
Hurstville City11,25014.278,05210.90+3,197
Kogarah City7,23412.965,27410.04+1,960
Auburn City8,33911.316,0499.31+2,290
Ashfield Council 4,14410.053,9109.86+234
Ryde City9,7909.506,6286.84+3,162
Strathfield Council3,2659.282,4977.81+768
Canterbury City9,8037.138,7416.72+1,062
Willoughby City4,7147.003,3395.25+1,375
Parramatta City11,3586.818,2395.55+3,119
Greater Sydney148,5563.38109,0592.65+39,497
Regional NSW7,2710.294,7390.20+2,532
New South Wales156,0342.26114,0431.74+41,991

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