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Religion - Syrian Orthodox Church
Introduction

Religion at a glance: Syrian Orthodox Church

  • In 2011 there were 2,606 people in New South Wales who had a religion of Syrian Orthodox Church.
  • There was a 57.5% increase in the number of people who had a religion of Syrian Orthodox Church since 2006 (from 1,655).
  • 22.6% of the population who had a religion of Syrian Orthodox Church arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were more men who had a religion of Syrian Orthodox Church (1,352) than women (1,254).
  • 33.0% of the population who had a religion of Syrian Orthodox Church were children (under 19 years of age), 39.8% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 27.2% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About religion: Syrian Orthodox Church

Religion - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Religion - Syrian Orthodox Church20112006Change
AreaNumberSyrian Orthodox Church %NumberSyrian Orthodox Church %2006 to 2011
Burwood Council930.3630.2+30
Strathfield Council590.2500.2+9
Fairfield City3110.22110.1+100
Bankstown City2560.12120.1+44
Parramatta City2100.11840.1+26
Liverpool City2230.1970.1+126
Holroyd City1160.1830.1+33
Rockdale City1110.1470.1+64
Canterbury City1560.11390.1+17
Auburn City650.1400.1+25
Greater Sydney2,4130.11,5780.0+835
Regional NSW1910.01070.0+84
New South Wales2,6060.01,6550.0+951

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.