Language - Italian
Language at a glance: Italian
- In 2011 there were 83,174 people in New South Wales who spoke Italian.
- There was a -4.7% decrease in the number of people who spoke Italian since 2006 (from 87,297).
- 2.0% of the population who spoke Italian arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Italian (40,548) than women (42,625).
- 7.9% of the population who spoke Italian were children (under 19 years of age), 25.7% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 66.4% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Italian
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Italian||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Italian %||Number||Italian %||2006 to 2011|
|Canada Bay City||6,672||8.8||6,642||10.1||+30||2|
|New South Wales||83,174||1.2||87,297||1.3||-4,123||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.