Language - Samoan
Language at a glance: Samoan
- In 2011 there were 14,916 people in New South Wales who spoke Samoan.
- There was a 15.6% increase in the number of people who spoke Samoan since 2006 (from 12,908).
- 14.5% of the population who spoke Samoan arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who spoke Samoan (7,186) than women (7,729).
- 34.2% of the population who spoke Samoan were children (under 19 years of age), 40.4% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 25.4% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About language: Samoan
|Language - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Language - Samoan||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Samoan %||Number||Samoan %||2006 to 2011|
|New South Wales||14,916||0.2||12,908||0.2||+2,008||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.