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Birthplace - Nepal

Bithplace at a glance: Nepal

  • In 2011 there were 15,297 people in New South Wales born in Nepal.
  • There was a 394.4% increase in the number of people born in Nepal since 2006 (from 3,094).
  • 79.4% of the population born in Nepal arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were more men born in Nepal (9,195) than women (6,102).
  • 6.7% of the population born in Nepal were children (under 19 years of age), 89.9% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 3.4% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About birthplace: Nepal

Birthplace - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Birthplace - Nepal20112006Change
AreaNumberNepal %NumberNepal %2006 to 2011
Burwood Council9252.851210.39+804
Ashfield Council 1,1232.723000.76+823
Rockdale City2,0872.144450.48+1,642
Auburn City1,3471.832040.31+1,143
Strathfield Council5271.50470.15+480
Kogarah City7701.381210.23+649
Hurstville City9591.221630.22+796
Canterbury City1,2600.921120.09+1,148
Marrickville Council6880.901140.16+574
Parramatta City1,0020.602710.18+731
Greater Sydney14,8660.343,0100.07+11,856
Regional NSW4170.021200.01+297
New South Wales15,2970.223,0940.05+12,203

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