This is from a total of 64,000 people from various countries who entered Australia using temporary visitor visas or student passes.
PETALING JAYA: The latest statistics on illegal immigrants in Australia reveal that Malaysians topped the list with almost 10,000 people overstaying their work or tourist visas, The Canberra Times reported.
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This is from a total of 64,000 people who were in Australia illegally as of June 30. According to the Australian government, as many as 12,000 have been residing in the country illegally for more than 20 years.
Following behind Malaysians are Chinese nationals with 6,500 and US citizens, numbering 5,170. There are also 3,700 UK nationals, 2,780 Indonesians and 2,730 from India.
The government also revealed that 20,000 illegal overstayers had been
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