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Language - Serbian

Language at a glance: Serbian

  • In 2011 there were 22,233 people in New South Wales who spoke Serbian.
  • There was a 2.9% increase in the number of people who spoke Serbian since 2006 (from 21,611).
  • 2.6% of the population who spoke Serbian arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men who spoke Serbian (10,886) than women (11,344).
  • 20.0% of the population who spoke Serbian were children (under 19 years of age), 35.8% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 44.2% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About language: Serbian

Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Language - Serbian20112006Change
AreaNumberSerbian %NumberSerbian %2006 to 2011
Liverpool City5,0602.84,7802.9+280
Fairfield City4,1772.24,4882.5-311
Walgett Shire520.8320.5+20
Wollongong City1,5090.81,4850.8+24
Queanbeyan City2820.72920.8-10
Rockdale City7030.76910.8+12
Botany Bay City2530.62280.6+25
Warringah Council8580.68290.6+29
Pittwater Council2940.53240.6-30
Kogarah City2650.52330.4+32
Greater Sydney19,1920.418,6480.5+544
Regional NSW3,0310.12,9130.1+118
New South Wales22,2330.321,6110.3+622

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