STATISTICS OF NEW SOUTH WALES, FROM 1837 TO 1853.

STATISTICS OF NEW SOUTH WALES,

FROM 1837 TO 1853.

(From the Herald, July 4.)

The following is a condensed account of some of the Statistics of the Colony, for a period of sixteen years, compiled from official records in

the Colonial Secretary’s office. They were placed upon the table of the Legislative Council on the 28th of last mouth, and ordered by the Council to be printed.

POPULATION.

The following is the return of the increase and decrease of the population of New South Wales, from the 1st January to 3ist December, 1853; and of the total number at the latter date :

INCREASE.-By immigration : males, 23,189 ; females, 10,738; total, 33,936. By birth: males, 4,493; females, 4,367 ; total, 8,860.

TOTAL INCREASE.-Males, 27,69l ; females, 15,105 ; being a total increase of both sexes of 42,796.

DECREASE.-By deaths : males, 2,311 ; females, l,865; total, 4,173. By departure: males, 12,699 ; females, 2887 ; total, 15,586.

TOTAL DECREASE,-Males, 15,010; females, 4952 ; making a total decrease in both sexes of 19,962.

NET INCREASE.-Males, 12,681 ; females, 10,153 ; making a total net increase of 22,834.

Population on 31st December, 1852; males, 118,687; females, 89,597 ; total, 208,254.

Population on 3lst December, 1853: males,v131,368; females, 99,720 ; total, 231,088.

IMMIGRATION.

The following is a return of the number of

immigrants who arrived in the colony of New

South Wales, from the 1st January 1832, to the

31st December, 1853 :

IMMIGRANTS AT THE PUBLIC EXPENSE.-In

1832.792; in 1833, 1253; in 1834, 484 ; in

1835,545; in 1836, 806; in 1837, 2664; in

1838, 6102; in 1839, 7852; in 1840, 5216; in

1841, 12,188; in 1812, 5071; in 1843, none;

in 1844, 2726; in 1845, 497; in 1846, none;

in 1847, none; in 1S48, 4376; in 1849,8309;

in 1850, 4078 ; in 1851, 1846 ; in 1852, 4981 ;

in 1853, 10,412; total, 80,200.

IMMIGRANTS AT THEIR OWN EXPENSE.-In

1832, 1214; in 1833, 1432; in 1834, 1080; in

1835, 883; in 1836, 913; in 1837. 813; in

1838, 1328; in 1839, 1983 ; in 1840, 1306 ; in

1841,1598; in 1852, 1534 ; in 1843,967; in.

1844, 485; in 1845, 461; in 1846, 402; in

1847, 515; in 1848,651; in 1849, 1492; in

1850,559; in 1851, 756; in 1852, 3781; in

1853, 3355; total, 27,508.

GENERAL TOTAL OF ARRIVALS.-In 1832,

2006; in 1833,2685; in 1834, 1564; in 1835,

1428; in 1836, 1721 ; in 1837, 3477; in 1838,

7430; in 1839,9835; in 1840. 6522 ; in 1841,

13,786; in 1842, 6605 ; in 1343, 967 ; in 1844.

3211 ; in 1845, 958; in 1846, 402 ; in 1847,

515; in 1848, 5027 ; in l849, 9801 ; in l850,

4637; in 1851,2602; in 1852,8762; in 1853,

13,767; total, 107,703.

 

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