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Language - Ukrainian

Language at a glance: Ukrainian

  • In 2011 there were 2,223 people in New South Wales who spoke Ukrainian.
  • There was a -19.3% decrease in the number of people who spoke Ukrainian since 2006 (from 2,756).
  • 6.0% of the population who spoke Ukrainian arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men who spoke Ukrainian (891) than women (1,331).
  • 7.7% of the population who spoke Ukrainian were children (under 19 years of age), 21.0% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 71.3% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About language: Ukrainian

Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Language - Ukrainian20112006Change
AreaNumberUkrainian %NumberUkrainian %2006 to 2011
Auburn City1210.21810.3-60
Queanbeyan City510.1560.2-5
Strathfield Council340.1430.1-9
Bankstown City1550.12030.1-48
Ashfield Council 350.1360.1-1
Fairfield City1500.12080.1-58
Leichhardt Council410.1340.1+7
Parramatta City1140.11400.1-26
Holroyd City670.1880.1-21
Burwood Council210.1230.1-2
Greater Sydney1,7750.02,2280.1-453
Regional NSW4550.05740.0-119
New South Wales2,2230.02,7560.0-533

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.