Language - Dutch
Language at a glance: Dutch
- In 2011 there were 9,293 people in New South Wales who spoke Dutch.
- There was a 6.6% increase in the number of people who spoke Dutch since 2006 (from 8,716).
- 13.4% of the population who spoke Dutch arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Dutch (4,176) than women (5,115).
- 13.4% of the population who spoke Dutch were children (under 19 years of age), 23.3% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 63.3% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Dutch
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Dutch||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Dutch %||Number||Dutch %||2006 to 2011|
|Bega Valley Shire||107||0.3||98||0.3||+9||7|
|Yass Valley Council||47||0.3||52||0.4||-5||8|
|Blue Mountains City||212||0.3||205||0.3||+7||10|
|New South Wales||9,293||0.1||8,716||0.1||+577||40|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.