Country: Sudan
Languages Spoken: Arabic and Dinka
Fast facts
In the 2011 Census 5,626 people (0.08% of the NSW population) identified their birthplace as Sudan in comparison to 5,976 in the 2005 Census.

About the Sudanese community

Country and community profiles for Sudan and the Sudanese community in Australia include:

A historical background to Sudan-born people, and their current geographical distribution, age and sex, ancestry, language, religion, arrival, citizenship, median income, qualifications and employment.

A summary of Sudan-born people’s health in Australia, health beliefs and practices, social determinants of health, and utilisation of health services in Australia.

Want to work with the Sudanese community?

The NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service can help.