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No people who were living in Brisbane LGA in 2006 were born overseas, and 0% arrived in Australia within 5 years prior to 2006.

The Year of Arrival data records when the overseas born population arrived in Australia. The data shows the degree to which areas are 'ports' for new overseas arrivals and reveals the role of Brisbane LGA in housing the overseas-born. The number of recent overseas arrivals in an area is often determined by housing affordability, employment opportunities and pre-existing communities located in the area.

Brisbane LGA's Year of Arrival data, when used with Birthplace, Religion and Language Spoken at Home data, is a good indicator of the likely need for services in migrant communities.

Derived from the Census question:

'In what year did the person first arrive in Australia to live here for one year or more?'

Overseas born population

Overseas arrivals
Brisbane LGA - Overseas born (Usual residence)2006
Year of arrival in AustraliaNumber%Greater Brisbane %
2006 to 9 Aug 2011----0.0
2001 to 2005----0.0
1991 to 2000 (10 year period)----0.0
1981 to 1990 (10 year period)----0.0
1971 to 1980 (10 year period)----0.0
1961 to 1970 (10 year period)----0.0
Arrived in 1960 or earlier----0.0
Not stated----0.0

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

Overseas arrivals, 2006
Overseas arrivals, 2006 Not stated, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% 1961 to 1970, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% 1971 to 1980, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% 1981 to 1990, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% 1991 to 2000, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% 2001 to 2005, Greater Brisbane: 0.0% 2006 to 9 Aug 2011, Greater Brisbane: 0.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the year of arrival for the overseas born population of Brisbane LGA in 2006 compared to Greater Brisbane shows that there was a similar proportion of people who arrived before 2001, as well as a similar proportion of recent overseas arrivals (those who arrived between 2006 and 2011).

Overall, 0.0% of the overseas born population arrived before 2001, and 0.0% arrived during or after 2006, compared with 0.0% and 0.0% respectively for Greater Brisbane.

There were no major differences between Brisbane LGA and Greater Brisbane in 2006.

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