Language - Russian
Language at a glance: Russian
- In 2011 there were 16,475 people in New South Wales who spoke Russian.
- There was a 17.3% increase in the number of people who spoke Russian since 2006 (from 14,050).
- 15.5% of the population who spoke Russian arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Russian (7,059) than women (9,414).
- 17.1% of the population who spoke Russian were children (under 19 years of age), 37.3% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 45.6% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Russian
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Russian||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Russian %||Number||Russian %||2006 to 2011|
|Botany Bay City||511||1.3||411||1.1||+100||3|
|Woollahra Municipal Council||384||0.7||329||0.7||+55||5|
|Lane Cove Council||153||0.5||119||0.4||+34||10|
|New South Wales||16,475||0.2||14,050||0.2||+2,425||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.