Australia is a popular destination for international students from around the world. It is a home to leading universities. In fact, Aussie universities rank 3rd for the highest number of international students. Many Bangladeshi students study in Australia for its unparalleled quality of education, high standard of living, post-study work opportunities, promising career prospects and other factors.
Australia sixth largest country in the world and has the lowest population density per square kilometer.
Australia - The Facts & Figures
Muslim Community in Australia
According to the 2016 Australian Census, the combined number of people who self-identified as Muslim in Australia constituted 604,200 people, or 2.6% of the total Australian population.
The states and territories with the highest proportion of Muslims are New South Wales (3.58%) and Victoria (3.32%),
South Asian Community in Australia
Census results revealed how much Australia is changing with growing number of Asians .
People of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Georgia, Philippines, China, Maldives, Japan, Nepal, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Armenia and even Afghanistan in the category of “Asian”.
The largest Bangladeshi communities are mainly present in the states of New South Wales and Victoria, with large concentrations in the cities of Sydney and Melbourne.