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|(2,400 (by ancestry, 2011))|
|Regions with significant populations|
|Jamaican English, Jamaican Patois|
|Christianity · Protestantism · Rastafarianism|
|Related ethnic groups|
|Jamaicans, Jamaican-British, Jamaican Canadians, Jamaican Americans, Jamaican Nigerians, African Australians|
Notable Jamaican Australians
|name||Born - Died||Notable for||Connection with Australia||Connection with Jamaica|
|Billy Blue||1767-1834||Australian convict||Convicted and transported to Australia||Although Billy Blue’s place and date of birth are uncertain, convict records suggest he was born in Jamaica around 1767|
|Shawn Gillies||1981-||Australian cricketer||Migrated to Australia||Born in Jamaica|
|Brendan Nash||1977-||Australian cricketer||Born in Australia||Son of Paul Nash who is Jamaican by birth|
|Deni Hines||1970-||Singer||Born in Australia||Jamaican ancestry|
|Marcia Hines||1953-||Singer||Migrated to Australia in 1969; member of the Order of Australia (naturalised 1994)||Jamaican ancestry|
|Paul Nash||1943-||Swimmer||Migrated to Australia||Born Jamaica|
|Seaman Dan||1929-||Singer-songwriter||Born in Australia||Jamaican ancestry|
|Peter Jackson||1861-1901||Boxer||Migrated to Australia||Jamaican ancestry|
|Ashleigh Francis||1989-||Miss World Australia||Born in Australia||Jamaican ancestry|
|Marvin Priest||1981-||British/Australian-based singer||Migrated to Australia||Jamaican ancestry|
|Eka Darville||1989-||Actor||Born in, and resides in Australia||Jamaican ancestry|
- "The People of Australia – Statistics from the 2011 Census" (PDF). Australian Government.
- "20680-Country of Birth of Person (full classification list) by Sex - Australia" (Microsoft Excel download). 2006 Census. Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 2008-06-02. Total count of persons: 19,855,288.
- "20680-Ancestry (full classification list) by Sex - Australia" (Microsoft Excel download). 2006 Census. Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 2008-06-02. Total responses: 25,451,383 for total count of persons: 19,855,288.