Brisbane’s common surnames are asian origin
August 23, 2009 in Uncategorized
Australia’s Brisbane city was like any other city with Smith, Brown, Jones as most common surnames. Unfortunately its no longer true, with steady rise in asian immigration the 7 out of 10 common last names are Asian origin. Chiense surnames like LEE, CHEN standing at second and third place while fighting with ‘SMITH’ for the first place.
Local news coomunity beleive rise in overseas students and and asian immigration causing the game changer in surname rankings.