Language - Pashto
Language at a glance: Pashto
- In 2011 there were 1,510 people in New South Wales who spoke Pashto.
- There was a 63.1% increase in the number of people who spoke Pashto since 2006 (from 926).
- 23.8% of the population who spoke Pashto arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were more men who spoke Pashto (793) than women (716).
- 40.6% of the population who spoke Pashto were children (under 19 years of age), 42.2% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 17.2% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Pashto
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Pashto||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Pashto %||Number||Pashto %||2006 to 2011|
|The Hills Shire||102||0.1||79||0.0||+23||8|
|New South Wales||1,510||0.0||926||0.0||+584||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.