Lithuanian Australian

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Lithuania Lithuanian Australian Australia
Australijos lietuviai
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Total population
2,639 (by birth, 2011 Census)[1]
13,594 (by ancestry, 2011 Census)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Lithuania-born people by state or territory
Victoria 897
New South Wales 836
South Australia 357
Queensland 252
Australian English · Lithuanian
Related ethnic groups
Latvian Australians

A Lithuanian Australian is an Australian citizen of Lithuanian national background or descent. According to the 2011 Census, there were 13,594 people of Lithuanian descent in Australia and 2,639 Lithuania-born people residing in the country at the moment of the census, having a fall of 14.1 per cent compared to the 2006 Census. The largest Lithuanian Australian community is in the state of Victoria, with 897 Lithuania-born people, especially located in Melbourne.[1]


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  1. ^ a b c Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Border Protection. "Lithuanian Australians". Retrieved 16 January 2014.