Kuwaiti Australians

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Kuwaiti Australians
Total population
4,061 (Kuwait-born)
577 (Kuwaiti ancestry)
Regions with significant populations
New South Wales1,873
Australian English · Arabic
Islam · Christianity[1]
Related ethnic groups
Arab Australians

Kuwaiti Australians refers to Australians of Kuwaiti descent or Kuwait-born people who reside in Australia. According to Australia's 2011 Census there were a total of 4,061 Kuwait-born people in Australia, an increase of 41.2 per cent from the 2006 Census. The majority of Kuwaiti Australians are found in the states of New South Wales and Victoria.[2]

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  1. ^ "International Religious Freedom Report". US State Department. 1999.
  2. ^ Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Border Protection. "Kuwaiti Australians". Retrieved 14 January 2014.