Language - Australian Indigenous Languages
Language at a glance: Australian Indigenous Languages
- In 2011 there were 1,296 people in New South Wales who spoke Australian Indigenous Languages.
- There was a -33.3% decrease in the number of people who spoke Australian Indigenous Languages since 2006 (from 1,944).
- 0.0% of the population who spoke Australian Indigenous Languages arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Australian Indigenous Languages (615) than women (643).
- 35.8% of the population who spoke Australian Indigenous Languages were children (under 19 years of age), 35.4% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 25.8% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Australian Indigenous Languages
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Australian Indigenous Languages||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Australian Indigenous Languages %||Number||Australian Indigenous Languages %||2006 to 2011|
|Central Darling Shire||24||1.2||0||0.0||+24||1|
|Moree Plains Shire||30||0.2||15||0.1||+15||4|
|Richmond Valley Council||48||0.2||33||0.2||+15||5|
|Broken Hill City||30||0.2||17||0.1||+13||6|
|Clarence Valley Council||61||0.1||56||0.1||+5||8|
|New South Wales||1,296||0.0||1,944||0.0||-648||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.