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Extracts From the Immigration Report of 1883

In the Sessional Papers of 47 Victoria 1884 (14) is the annual Immigration Report from the various Agents. These are extractions from that report.


Appendix A

Return of Emigration from the Port of Liverpool, for the twelve months ending
31st December, 1882 and 1883.

Destination 1882 1883 Increase Decrease
United States 188,998 148,992 -- 40,006
Quebec 32,468 26,661 -- 5,807
Halifax 8,459 8,336 -- 123
Australia 459 1,480 1,021 --
China 179 238 59 --
East Indies 1,303 1,297 -- 6
West Indies 251 209 -- 42
West Coast of Africa 704 775 71 --
South America 1,450 2,027 577 --
South Africa 31 10 -- 21
234,302 190,025 1,728 46,005
Net decrease 44,277


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