Surry Hills 1 — Surry Hills is like…



Now thanks to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, we can look at a few more details of who was who (usually) in Surry Hills in 2006:


 indigkey Indigenous population per cent.




 legend2 People born overseas

Not born overseas, I nonetheless live in one of the 49-58% boxes in the left corner.





 northeastasiakey People born in North-East Asia: China and Korea, for example.





noenglishlegend People who speak no or very little English


These posts by Jim Belshaw explain more about such statistics and tell you where and how you may generate some for yourself:

You may also download Sydney – A Social Atlas – 2006. I did. It is fascinating.

Now, as I was saying about multiculturalism… 😉

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