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Tonga
  • Population
    103,252
    [2011 est.]
  • Languages
    English and Tongan (84.0%)
    Tongan language only (10.6%)
    English language only (0.05%)
    Other (0.04%)
    [2011 est.]
  • Religions
    Free Wesleyan Church [Christianity] (35.5%)
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Christianity] (18.0%)
    Roman Catholic [Christianity] (15.0%)
    Free Church of Tonga [Christianity] (11.5%)
    Church of Tonga [Christianity] (6.7%)
    Tokaikolo Christian Church [Christianity] (2.5%)
    Assembly of God [Christianity] (2.5%)
    Seventh day Adventist [Christianity] (2.3%)
    Other Pentecostal Denomination (1.0%)
    Other (0.8%)
    None (0.03%)
    Unspecified (0.02%)
    [2011 est.]
  • Ethnicities
    Tongan (97.7%)
    Part-Tongan (1.0%)
    Chinese (0.08%)
    European (0.05%)
    Fijian (0.03%)
    Fijian Indian (0.01%)
    Other Pacific Island (0.02%)
    Other Asian (0.02%)
    Other (0.3%)
    [est. 2011]
  • Australians with Tongan Ancestry
    32,691 [2016 census]
Tongans in Australia
  • Population
    9,963
    [2016 est.]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Tonga
  • Average Age
    44
  • Gender
    Male (51.6%)
    Female (48.4%)
  • Religion
    Uniting Church [Christianity] (32.7%)
    Catholic Church [Christianity] (23.8%)
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Christianity] (10.8%)
    Other Protestant [Christianity] (9.9%)
    Other (22.8%)
  • Ancestry
    Tongan (75.1%)
    English (5.6%)
    Oceanian [nfd] (4.2%)
    Other (10.1%)
    Not stated (5.0%)
  • Language Spoken at Home
    Tongan (83.7%)
    English (13.8%)
    Samoan (0.2%)
    Other (0.7%)
    Not stated (1.5%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 84.8% speak English fluently.
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (60.3%)
    Queensland (17.3%)
    Victoria (15.7%)
    Western Australia (2.3%)
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2001 (69.4%)
    2001-2006 (8.6%)
    2007-2011 (13.4%)
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