Fijian Australians

Fijian Australians
Total population
23,770 Fijian and 16,211 Fijian Indian (by ancestry, 2011)
56,979 (by birth, 2011)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne
Languages
English, Fijian, Fijian Hindi
Related ethnic groups
Fijians

Fijian Australians refers to Australian citizens or residents of Australia who are of ethnic Fijian or Fijian-Indian descent. Most Fijians Australians live in New South Wales (Sydney), Queensland (Brisbane) and Victoria (Melbourne).[2]

Australia is home to the largest Fijian population in the world outside Fiji itself.

According to the 2011 Australian census 48,141 Australians were born in Fiji.[3]

Many Fijian Australians have established names for themselves in professional Australian sport, particularly in rugby union, rugby league and Australian rules football.

Notable Fijian Australians

Fijian Australians of Fijian ethnicity

Fijian Australians of Indian ethnicity

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