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Statistics on people seeking asylum in the community


These graphs shows the nationalities, age, gender and postcodes of people living in Queensland.

Most of them are living in just a handful of postcodes in Queensland.

Most are from Sri Lanka, Iran, and Vietnam.

As with the population generally, they are mostly young, with most under 35.

75% are male, with 25% of them female.


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