Language - Burmese
Language at a glance: Burmese
- In 2011 there were 3,971 people in New South Wales who spoke Burmese.
- There was a 42.5% increase in the number of people who spoke Burmese since 2006 (from 2,786).
- 28.4% of the population who spoke Burmese arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Burmese (1,952) than women (2,020).
- 19.8% of the population who spoke Burmese were children (under 19 years of age), 45.5% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 34.8% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Burmese
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Burmese||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Burmese %||Number||Burmese %||2006 to 2011|
|Coffs Harbour City||87||0.1||12||0.0||+75||8|
|New South Wales||3,971||0.1||2,786||0.0||+1,185||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.