Sunday, December 26, 2004

Singapore-born Australians.


Summary of the profile of Singapore-born Australian residents.

  • 33,590 Singapore-born residents in Australia
  • Geographic distribution: 30.6% in WA, 25.3% in NSW, 22.7% in VIC, 13.5% in QLD
  • Age: 32.8 median age. 33.3% below 25. 37.2% are 25-44. 29.5% are 45 and above.
  • Sex: 46.0% male, 54.0% female.
  • Education: 58.3% with diploma / degree, 41.9% attending school.
  • Occupation: 62.4% skilled, 25.3% semi-skilled, 12.3% unskilled.
  • Language at home: English (49.0%), Mandarin (23.1%), Cantonese (12.4%)
  • Religion: Catholic (7,390), Buddhism (4,290) and Anglican (2,980). 16.2% stated 'No Religion'.
  • Ancesty: Chinese (19,120), Indian (2,240) and English (2,110).
  • Adoption rate for Australian citizenship at 69.9% for Singapore-born who qualify.

1 Comments:

Blogger Cowboy Caleb said...

talk about brain drain...

December 27, 2004 2:06 PM  

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