Language - Persian (excluding Dari)
Language at a glance: Persian (excluding Dari)
- In 2011 there were 14,701 people in New South Wales who spoke Persian (excluding Dari).
- There was a 34.4% increase in the number of people who spoke Persian (excluding Dari) since 2006 (from 10,938).
- 26.8% of the population who spoke Persian (excluding Dari) arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were more men who spoke Persian (excluding Dari) (7,490) than women (7,212).
- 20.1% of the population who spoke Persian (excluding Dari) were children (under 19 years of age), 49.7% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 30.2% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Persian (excluding Dari)
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Persian (excluding Dari)||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Persian (excluding Dari) %||Number||Persian (excluding Dari) %||2006 to 2011|
|The Hills Shire||1,594||0.9||1,247||0.8||+347||3|
|Lane Cove Council||235||0.7||148||0.5||+87||6|
|New South Wales||14,701||0.2||10,938||0.2||+3,763||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.