Religion - Judaism
Religion at a glance: Judaism
- In 2011 there were 39,730 people in New South Wales who had a religion of Judaism.
- There was a 8.2% increase in the number of people who had a religion of Judaism since 2006 (from 36,718).
- 5.3% of the population who had a religion of Judaism arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were fewer men who had a religion of Judaism (19,105) than women (20,623).
- 22.8% of the population who had a religion of Judaism were children (under 19 years of age), 29.3% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 47.9% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About religion: Judaism
|Religion - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Religion - Judaism||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Judaism %||Number||Judaism %||2006 to 2011|
|Woollahra Municipal Council||7,381||14.2||7,086||14.1||+295||2|
|Hunters Hill Council||336||2.5||369||2.8||-33||5|
|Botany Bay City||607||1.5||442||1.2||+165||6|
|Lane Cove Council||419||1.3||370||1.2||+49||7|
|North Sydney Council||681||1.1||706||1.2||-25||10|
|New South Wales||39,730||0.6||36,718||0.6||+3,012||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.