India overtakes England to become largest source of immigrants for Victoria, Australia

The largest immigrant group in Australia’s Victoria state is Indians for the first time ever, according to the national census of Australia.

It was also revealed that 12 years of robust growth had seen migration from India to this state overtaking England for the very first time.

For South Australia, Western Australia, the Northern Territory, the Australian Capital Territory and Tasmania, however, England continues to be the largest source of migrants. On the other hand, for New South Wales and Queensland, the biggest source groups of migrants are China and New Zealand, respectively.