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Country Resource - East Timor

East Timor

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  • Population.......................................................................... 1,413,958 (July 2021 est.)
  • Population growth rate .................................................................. 2.19% (2021 est.)
  • Birth rate.......................................................... 31.45 births/1,000 population (2021 est.)
  • Death rate..................................................... 5.67 deaths/1,000 population (2021 est.)
  • Net migration rate................................... -3.84 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2021 est.)
  • Ethnic groups........................ Austronesian (Malayo-Polynesian) (includes Tetun, Mambai, Tokodede, Galoli, Kemak, Baikeno), Melanesian-Papuan (includes Bunak, Fataluku, Bakasai), small Chinese minority

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In May, following a UN withdrawal, East Timor's government will have more responsibility for dealing with thorny migration issues.

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In May, following a UN withdrawal, East Timor's government will have more responsibility for dealing with thorny migration issues.
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March 2022

Cooperation with other countries has become a central part of Australian border enforcement. Partnerships with countries such as Indonesia, Cambodia, Nauru, and Papua New Guinea have helped Australia curb irregular maritime migration, but also come at significant costs. This report explores the current and future role of cooperation in Australian immigration enforcement policy.