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China
  • Population
    1,373,541,278
    [July 2016 est.]
  • Language
    Mandarin (official)
    Cantonese
    Shanghainese
    Plus other dialects
  • Religion
    No Religion (52.5%)
    Folk Religion (21.9%)
    Buddhism (18.2%)
    Christianity (5.1%)
    Islam (1.8%)
    [2010 est.]
    Note: China is officially atheist.
  • Ethnicity
    Han Chinese (91.6%)
    Zhuang (1.3%)
    Other (7.1%)
    [2010 est.]
    Note: The Chinese Government officially recognises 56 ethnic groups including Hui, Manchu, Uighur, Miao, Yi, Tujia, Tibetan, Mongol, Dong, Buyei, Yao, Bai, Korean, Hani, Li, Kazakh, Dai and other nationalities.
  • Cultural Dimensions
    80
    20
    66
    30
    87
    24
  • Australians with Chinese Ancestry
    1,213,903 [Census, 2016]
Chinese in Australia
  • Population
    509,555
    [Census, 2016]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • Median Age
    33 [Census, 2016]
  • Gender
    Male (44.0%)
    Female (56.0%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Religion
    No Religion (73.4%)
    Buddhism (10.9%)
    Catholic Christianity (2.4%)
    Christianity [not defined] (2.3%)
    Baptist Christianity (1.5%)
    Other Religion (5.2%)
    Not Stated (4.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Ancestry
    Chinese (95.6%)
    English (1.9%)
    Russian (0.8%)
    Other Ancestry (1.7%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Language Spoken at Home
    Mandarin (75.8%)
    Cantonese (16.1%)
    Chinese [not defined] (3.3%)
    English (2.6%)
    Other Languages (1.8%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 49.4% speak English fluently.
    [Census, 2016]
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (46.0%)
    Victoria (31.5%)
    Queensland (9.2%)
    Western Australia (5.3%)
    Other (8.0%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2007 (38.2%)
    2007 - 2011 (22.8%)
    2012 - 2016 (33.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
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