"I moved to Australia for a better life and because my parents told me it was a good country." - George
Local Government Area (LGA)
Immigration has impacted Bankstown as more than half of their population is born overseas (56%). Also it is very likely that residents that live in Bankstown, there grandparents, great grandparents or even great grandparents were highly born overseas. Immigration has also impacted Bankstown as it wouldn't be as diverse as it is today compared to back then, for example all the multicultural foods and stores.
Immigration And It's Impact Upon AUSTRALIA
As you can see in the graph to the right, Australia has been majorly effected by immigration and by refugees. The statistics are proven to increase in the years to come.
Immigration has also impacted Australia on a national scale as without them Australia wouldn't be as multicultural.
Another way immigration has impacted Australia, is by refugees for filling the jobs and roles needing to be for filled.
Where Migrants Move To In Australia
2003 - 2004
"I moved from Lebanon to NSW in Australia because my husband was moving here because his family lives here. And I also knew that Australia is a better country and it's much safer than Lebanon" - Tata
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