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Birthplace - Brazil

Bithplace at a glance: Brazil

  • In 2011 there were 6,502 people in New South Wales born in Brazil.
  • There was a 86.0% increase in the number of people born in Brazil since 2006 (from 3,495).
  • 50.2% of the population born in Brazil arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men born in Brazil (3,031) than women (3,470).
  • 5.9% of the population born in Brazil were children (under 19 years of age), 75.4% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 18.7% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About birthplace: Brazil

Birthplace - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Birthplace - Brazil20112006Change
AreaNumberBrazil %NumberBrazil %2006 to 2011
Waverley Council5380.852280.38+310
Warringah Council9540.683300.25+624
Manly Council2690.682200.59+49
Randwick City5590.432910.24+268
Sydney City6820.403240.21+358
Inverell Shire510.32120.08+39
North Sydney Council1720.28930.16+79
Pittwater Council1550.27640.12+91
Marrickville Council1980.261220.17+76
Mosman Council690.25180.07+51
Greater Sydney5,8790.133,1840.08+2,695
Regional NSW6090.022900.01+319
New South Wales6,5020.093,4950.05+3,007

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