Language - Thai
Language at a glance: Thai
- In 2011 there were 15,712 people in New South Wales who spoke Thai.
- There was a 52.8% increase in the number of people who spoke Thai since 2006 (from 10,285).
- 33.3% of the population who spoke Thai arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Thai (5,712) than women (9,999).
- 17.9% of the population who spoke Thai were children (under 19 years of age), 60.8% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 21.3% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Thai
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Thai||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Thai %||Number||Thai %||2006 to 2011|
|North Sydney Council||346||0.6||229||0.4||+117||4|
|Botany Bay City||205||0.5||129||0.4||+76||7|
|New South Wales||15,712||0.2||10,285||0.2||+5,427||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.