Oz, The Lucky Country and Down Under are all terms used to describe what many consider to be the friendliest country on earth – Australia. All About Immigration is proud to assist people just like you in making the move to this great land.
Thanks to a booming population, Australia is growing at an astounding rate. Click here to see the latest population data.
Australia is an ancient land with many areas of unspoilt natural beauty. Clear blue skies, clean air and leafy suburbs characterise suburban areas, while snow white sand and clear blue waters can be found at nearby beaches. There is little wonder why Australia enjoys a net gain of one international migration every 2 minutes and 36 seconds, leading to an overall total population increase of one person every 1 minute and 30 seconds.
Before European settlement in the late 1700s, Australia had been inhabited by the indigenous Aboriginal people for approximately 40,000 years. Since the 1800s, the country has developed and grown at an astounding rate and now boasts:
Among the highest standards of civil liberties, quality of life, health, education and economic freedom in the world.
A population of approximately 24.1 million people encompassing all nationalities and religions
Twelfth largest economy in the world
Fifth highest per capita income globally
Second highest Human Development Index globally