Interesting fact of the day

The highest rate of gambling in the world

It is estimated that over 25% of Australians are born in another country, which is the world's highest proportion of migrant settlers in a developed nation. The 2006 Census showed that about 4.4 million Australians were born overseas. Today's Australia is very multicultural with migrants from some 200 countries. Australia's first step to become a fully multicultural country was when it accepted immigrants from Eastern Europe and the Mediterranean countries.