Religion - Western (Roman) Catholic
Religion at a glance: Western (Roman) Catholic
- In 2011 there were 1,869,522 people in New South Wales who had a religion of Western (Roman) Catholic.
- There was a 3.1% increase in the number of people who had a religion of Western (Roman) Catholic since 2006 (from 1,813,606).
- 3.1% of the population who had a religion of Western (Roman) Catholic arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who had a religion of Western (Roman) Catholic (896,841) than women (972,679).
- 28.0% of the population who had a religion of Western (Roman) Catholic were children (under 19 years of age), 32.2% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 39.9% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About religion: Western (Roman) Catholic
|Religion - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Religion - Western (Roman) Catholic||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Western (Roman) Catholic %||Number||Western (Roman) Catholic %||2006 to 2011|
|Canada Bay City||29,175||38.5||27,017||41.1||+2,158||5|
|Central Darling Shire||755||37.9||755||38.9||0||6|
|Hunters Hill Council||4,934||37.3||4,805||36.3||+129||8|
|New South Wales||1,869,522||27.0||1,813,606||27.7||+55,916||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.