Did you know? Australia ranked as the Top 3 country of destination among Filipino spouses, fiancé(e)s, and other partners of foreign nationals from 2009 to 2019. It accounted for 6.93% or 15,669 of the approximately 200,000 Filipino spouses en route to a foreign country in the said period.
In 2013, CFO recorded the highest annual count of Australia-bound Filipino spouses and other partners of foreign nationals at 2,054 before an abrupt decline occurred the following year. Beginning in 2014, the total number of Filipino spouses and other partners flying to Australia slowly declined. It decreased to less than a thousand from 2018 onwards, with an average of only 763 Filipino spouses and other partners per year.
Reference data covers 2009-2019.