Language - Polish
Language at a glance: Polish
- In 2011 there were 14,852 people in New South Wales who spoke Polish.
- There was a -4.1% decrease in the number of people who spoke Polish since 2006 (from 15,495).
- 5.5% of the population who spoke Polish arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Polish (6,518) than women (8,336).
- 11.0% of the population who spoke Polish were children (under 19 years of age), 29.4% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 59.6% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Polish
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Polish||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Polish %||Number||Polish %||2006 to 2011|
|Lane Cove Council||135||0.4||119||0.4||+16||5|
|The Hills Shire||652||0.4||690||0.4||-38||9|
|New South Wales||14,852||0.2||15,495||0.2||-643||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.