Religion - Anglican
Religion at a glance: Anglican
- In 2011 there were 1,378,382 people in New South Wales who had a religion of Anglican.
- There was a -3.3% decrease in the number of people who had a religion of Anglican since 2006 (from 1,424,930).
- 1.4% of the population who had a religion of Anglican arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who had a religion of Anglican (651,529) than women (726,856).
- 21.2% of the population who had a religion of Anglican were children (under 19 years of age), 27.8% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 51.0% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About religion: Anglican
Note: 'Anglican' is a religion grouping in the Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups ASCRG that includes 'Anglican Church of Australia' and 'Anglican Catholic Church'.
|Religion - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Religion - Anglican||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Anglican %||Number||Anglican %||2006 to 2011|
|Liverpool Plains Shire||3,182||42.5||3,223||42.8||-41||2|
|Upper Hunter Shire||5,410||39.3||5,358||41.3||+52||5|
|New South Wales||1,378,382||19.9||1,424,930||21.8||-46,548||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.