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Statistics on people seeking asylum in the community

Western Australia

The graphs on this page show the nationalities, ages, genders and postcodes of people living in Western Australia.

There are relatively few people living in Western Australia on bridging E visas. As elsewhere, they tend to live near the main city. You can zoom on this map to see the postcodes where they live.

As elsewhere in Australia, most people are from Iran, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan or are stateless.

They are mostly young, with most under 35.

As in other States, most of them are male.

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