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Language - Chaldean Neo-Aramaic

Language at a glance: Chaldean Neo-Aramaic

  • In 2011 there were 5,247 people in New South Wales who spoke Chaldean Neo-Aramaic.
  • 25.0% of the population who spoke Chaldean Neo-Aramaic arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were more men who spoke Chaldean Neo-Aramaic (2,659) than women (2,590).
  • 40.3% of the population who spoke Chaldean Neo-Aramaic were children (under 19 years of age), 38.4% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 21.4% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About language: Chaldean 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 - Chaldean Neo-Aramaic20112006Change
AreaNumberChaldean Neo-Aramaic %NumberChaldean Neo-Aramaic %2006 to 2011
Fairfield City3,9132.1------
Liverpool City5840.3------
Blacktown City6080.2------
Penrith City560.0------
Holroyd City310.0------
Greater Sydney5,2370.1------
New South Wales5,2470.1------

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