Country: Viet Nam
Languages Spoken: Vietnamese
Fast facts
In the 2011 Census 71,840 people (1.04% of the NSW population) identified their birthplace as Viet Nam in comparison to 63,790 in the 2006 Census. This makes Viet Nam the 3rd largest non-English country of birth in NSW.

About the Vietnamese community

Country and community profiles for Vietnam and the Vietnamese community in Australia include:

An overview of Vietnam-born migrants demographics, permanent and temporary visas granted, permanent departures, and a state and territory summary.

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

A summary of Vietnam-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 Vietnamese community?

The NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service can help.