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Language - Assyrian Neo-Aramaic

Language at a glance: Assyrian Neo-Aramaic

  • In 2011 there were 15,571 people in New South Wales who spoke Assyrian Neo-Aramaic.
  • 11.5% of the population who spoke Assyrian Neo-Aramaic arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men who spoke Assyrian Neo-Aramaic (7,537) than women (8,037).
  • 27.7% of the population who spoke Assyrian Neo-Aramaic were children (under 19 years of age), 37.6% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 34.7% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About language: Assyrian Neo-Aramaic

Note: Due to changes in Census categories for this data set, 2006 data is not available for this selection. See data notes for more detail.

Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Language - Assyrian Neo-Aramaic20112006Change
AreaNumberAssyrian Neo-Aramaic %NumberAssyrian Neo-Aramaic %2006 to 2011
Fairfield City10,6005.6------
Liverpool City2,1871.2------
Botany Bay City4001.0------
Holroyd City2520.3------
Burwood Council680.2------
Randwick City1970.2------
Bankstown City2410.1------
Rockdale City1250.1------
Blacktown City3850.1------
Camden Council710.1------
Greater Sydney15,4600.4------
Regional NSW1080.0------
New South Wales15,5710.2------

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