Some interesting Australian Baha'i stats

  • In 1996 there were 8,949 Baha’is in Australia, and in 2001 there were 11,037 Baha’is in Australia: a 23.3% increase. (Source)
  • As of the 2006 census, there are 12,341 Baha’is in Australia. That makes 0.06% of the population and an increase of 11.8% from 2001. (Source)
  • Between the 8 Sep 2001 (day after 2001 census) to 7 Aug 2006 (day before 2006 census), there were 1,172 Baha’i immigrants who settled in Australia, the vast majority of whom came in through the humanitarian program. (Source)
  • According to the 2006 Census, there were 5640 Iranian Baha’is out of a total Baha’i population of 12,341. Over one-third (46 percent) of all Baha’is in Australia were born in Iran. (Source)

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