German Australians

German Australians (German: Deutsch-Australier) are Australian citizens of ethnic German ancestry. The German community constitutes one of the largest ethnic groups in Australia, numbering 982,266 or 3.1 percent of respondents in the 2016 Census. It is the fifth most identified European ancestry in Australia behind English, Irish, Scottish and Italian.

German Australians
Deutsch-Australier
Total population
German
982,226 (by ancestry, 2016)
108,003 (by birth, 2016)
3.1% of total Australian population.[1]
Regions with significant populations
South Australia, Western Australia, New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland
Languages
Australian English, German, Barossa German
Religion
Predominantly Lutheranism and Roman Catholicism.[2]

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