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Tonga
  • Population
    103,252
    [2011 est.]
  • Language
    English and Tongan (84.0%)
    Tongan language only (10.6%)
    English language only (0.05%)
    Other (0.04%)
    [2011 est.]
  • Religion
    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.]
  • Ethnicity
    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 [Census, 2016]
Tongans in Australia
  • Population
    9,963
    [Census, 2016]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Tonga.
  • Median Age
    47
    [Census, 2016]
  • Gender
    Male (52.1%)
    Female (47.9%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Religion
    Uniting Church Christianity (26.5%)
    Catholic Christianity (23.1%)
    Latter-day Saints Christianity (11.7%)
    Other Protestant Christianity (10.2%)
    Other Religion (19.6%)
    No Religion (3.7%)
    Not Stated (3.9%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Ancestry
    Tongan (76.1%)
    English (5.4%)
    Oceanian [not defined] (3.0%)
    Australian (2.8%)
    Other Ancestry (12.7%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Language Spoken at Home
    Tongan (82.3%)
    English (15.3%)
    Other Languages (0.9%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 86.1% speak English fluently.
    [Census, 2016]
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (56.6%)
    Queensland (17.2%)
    Victoria (17.0%)
    Western Australia (2.7%)
    Other (6.5%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2007 (68.8%)
    2007 - 2011 (13.2%)
    2012 - 2016 (11.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
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