Sydney's History,Climate, Economy,religion and Education


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The Sydney area has been inhabited by indigenous Australians for at least 30,000 years.Since convict transportation ended in the mid-19th century, the city has transformed from a colonial outpost into a major global cultural and economic centre.


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Tables Of Content About History Climate Economy Culture Religion Education Reference

About Sydney:

About Sydney Sydney gets more than 10 million global and household guests every year for its shorelines and attractions . Sydney is 12th Most expensive City . Sydney is Also a Capital of Australia ICT Industry and is 76 percent of Australia ICT Regional, Headquarters are located in NSW . English ,Arabic, Greek and Many Languages are spoken in Sydney. Cricket is the Most Popular game in Sydney and the World cup hosted by this city in 2015.


History The first people to inhabit the area now known as Sydney were indigenous Australians having migrated from northern Australia and before that from southeast Asia. Radiocarbon dating suggests human activity first started to occur in the Sydney area from around 30,735 years ago The earliest British settlers called them Eora people. " Eora " is the term the indigenous population used to explain their origins upon first contact with the British.


Climate The climate of Sydney is humid subtropical shifting from mild and cool in winter to warm and hot in the summer Rainfall is spread evenly throughout the year, though it is generally highest between February and June Sydney has 103.9 clear days annually, with the monthly percent possible sunshine ranging from 53% in January to 72% in August.The city receives around 20 thunderstorms per year. Sydney's heat is usually dry when temperatures soar over 35 °C (95 °F). In some hot days, low pressure troughs would increase humidity and southerly busters would decrease temperatures.


Economy Researchers from Loughborough University have ranked Sydney amongst the top ten world cities that are highly integrated into the global economy. The Global Economic Power Index ranks Sydney number eleven in the world. Wheat, gold, and other minerals became additional export industries towards the end of the 1800s.Significant capital began to flow into the city from the 1870s to finance roads, railways, bridges, docks, courthouses, schools, and hospitals.


Culture The cultural life of Sydney, Australia is dynamic, diverse and multicultural. Many of the individual cultures that make up the Sydney mosaic are centred on the cultural, artistic, ethnic, linguistic and religious communities formed by waves of immigration. Sydney is a major global city with a vibrant scene of musical, theatrical, visual, literary and other artistic activity.


Religion The indigenous people of Sydney held totemic beliefs known as " dreamings ". Governor Lachlan Macquarie made an effort to found a culture of formal religion throughout the early settlement and ordered the construction of churches such as St Matthew's, St Luke's, St James's, and St Andrew's. These and other religious institutions have contributed to the education and health of Sydney's residents over time. 28.3% identify themselves as Catholic, whilst 17.6% practice no religion, 16.1% are Anglican, 4.7% are Muslim, 4.2% are Eastern Orthodox, 4.1% are Buddhist, 2.6% are Hindu, and 0.9% are Jewish.


Education Sydney is home to some of Australia's most prestigious universities, technical institutions and schools. Sydney is home to some of Australia's most prominent Universities, and is also the site of Australia's first university, the University of Sydney, established in 1850. There are four multi-campus government-funded Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutes in Sydney which provide vocational training at a tertiary level.



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