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Religion - Wiccan or Witchcraft
Introduction

Religion at a glance: Wiccan or Witchcraft

  • In 2011 there were 2,265 people in New South Wales who had a religion of Wiccan or Witchcraft.
  • There was a 4.5% increase in the number of people who had a religion of Wiccan or Witchcraft since 2006 (from 2,168).
  • 1.4% of the population who had a religion of Wiccan or Witchcraft arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
  • There were fewer men who had a religion of Wiccan or Witchcraft (524) than women (1,739).
  • 15.7% of the population who had a religion of Wiccan or Witchcraft were children (under 19 years of age), 57.7% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 26.5% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).

About religion: Wiccan or Witchcraft

Religion - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size
Religion - Wiccan or Witchcraft20112006Change
AreaNumberWiccan or Witchcraft %NumberWiccan or Witchcraft %2006 to 2011
Lismore City480.1450.1+3
Kempsey Shire280.1170.1+11
Byron Shire280.1180.1+10
Queanbeyan City290.1210.1+8
Blue Mountains City570.1710.1-14
Maitland City450.1280.0+17
Shoalhaven City610.1390.0+22
Coffs Harbour City440.1410.1+3
Marrickville Council470.1510.1-4
Great Lakes Council210.160.0+15
Greater Sydney1,0420.01,1500.0-108
Regional NSW1,2140.01,0410.0+173
New South Wales2,2650.02,1680.0+97

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