Latvian Australian

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Latvia Latvian Australian Australia
Austrālijas latvieši
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Total population
4,675 (by birth, 2011 Census)[1]
20,124 (by ancestry, 2011 Census)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Sydney and Melbourne
Australian English, Latvian
Roman Catholic, Lutheran, Orthodox, Irreligion
Related ethnic groups
Lithuanian Australians · Latgalians · Kursenieki · Livonians · Latvians

Latvian Australians are Australian citizens of Latvian descent, or a person born in Latvia who resides in Australia. At the 2011 Census, 20,124 residents in Australia reported to have Latvian ancestry.[2]

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  1. ^ a b Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Border Protection. "Latvian Australians". Retrieved 22 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Latvia country brief". Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Retrieved 6 January 2014.