As part of promoting inclusive and harmonious communities under the priorities of the Queensland Multicultural Policy, the Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs has now released the new Search Diversity Queensland interactive tool.

Search Diversity Queensland is an easy to use online tool that contains data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics 2016 Census of Population and Housing, and features:

Through easier access to diversity information, we can get a better understanding of who we are as Queenslanders and harness the remarkable benefits cultural diversity offers, which is crucial to planning for the future of our cities, towns and regions.

Explore the Search Diversity Queensland tool.

Diversity Figures snapshot and report

In addition to the Search Diversity Queensland interactive search tool, the Queensland Government compiled the Diversity Figures Snapshot and accompanying Diversity Figures report to illustrate the unique features of our diverse population.

The report and snapshot brings together core demographic and diversity data from the ABS 2016 Census of Population and Housing.

There are several social and cultural characteristics featured in the Diversity Figures including:

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