Language - Greek
Language at a glance: Greek
- In 2011 there were 86,601 people in New South Wales who spoke Greek.
- There was a 0.5% increase in the number of people who spoke Greek since 2006 (from 86,158).
- 0.5% of the population who spoke Greek arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Greek (42,287) than women (44,313).
- 16.3% of the population who spoke Greek were children (under 19 years of age), 32.1% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 51.6% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Greek
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Greek||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Greek %||Number||Greek %||2006 to 2011|
|Botany Bay City||2,275||5.8||2,348||6.5||-73||4|
|Canada Bay City||2,109||2.8||1,930||2.9||+179||10|
|New South Wales||86,601||1.3||86,158||1.3||+443||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.