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Birthplace - Bangladesh

Bithplace at a glance: Bangladesh

  • In 2011 there were 17,007 people in New South Wales born in Bangladesh.
  • There was a 60.2% increase in the number of people born in Bangladesh since 2006 (from 10,616).
  • 40.1% of the population born in Bangladesh arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were more men born in Bangladesh (9,959) than women (7,048).
  • 8.9% of the population born in Bangladesh were children (under 19 years of age), 75.1% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 16.0% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About birthplace: Bangladesh

Birthplace - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Birthplace - Bangladesh20112006Change
AreaNumberBangladesh %NumberBangladesh %2006 to 2011
Canterbury City4,1743.042,1441.65+2,030
Botany Bay City1,1422.901,0702.97+72
Rockdale City1,5691.611,2031.31+366
Campbelltown City1,8761.291,0680.75+808
Auburn City4570.622230.34+234
Ashfield Council 2260.552270.57-1
Marrickville Council4110.544310.60-20
Kogarah City2940.531450.28+149
Blacktown City1,5240.518960.33+628
Parramatta City7710.465260.35+245
Greater Sydney16,2850.3710,3230.25+5,962
Regional NSW7090.032550.01+454
New South Wales17,0070.2510,6160.16+6,391

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