Language - Korean
Language at a glance: Korean
- In 2011 there were 47,422 people in New South Wales who spoke Korean.
- There was a 29.3% increase in the number of people who spoke Korean since 2006 (from 36,683).
- 25.0% of the population who spoke Korean arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Korean (22,443) than women (24,976).
- 24.9% of the population who spoke Korean were children (under 19 years of age), 48.0% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 27.1% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Korean
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Korean||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Korean %||Number||Korean %||2006 to 2011|
|Canada Bay City||2,379||3.1||1,439||2.2||+940||6|
|The Hills Shire||3,596||2.1||2,529||1.6||+1,067||10|
|New South Wales||47,422||0.7||36,683||0.6||+10,739||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.