Religion - Chinese Religions
Religion at a glance: Chinese Religions
- In 2011 there were 1,632 people in New South Wales who had a religion of Chinese Religions.
- There was a 25.0% increase in the number of people who had a religion of Chinese Religions since 2006 (from 1,306).
- 7.7% of the population who had a religion of Chinese Religions arrived between 2006 and August 2011.
- There were more men who had a religion of Chinese Religions (897) than women (736).
- 13.6% of the population who had a religion of Chinese Religions were children (under 19 years of age), 42.5% were young adults (aged 20 to 44 years), and 44.0% were older adults (aged 45 years and over).
About religion: Chinese Religions
Note: 'Chinese Religions' is a religion grouping in the Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups ASCRG that includes 'Ancestor Veneration', 'Confucianism', 'Taoism' and 'Chinese Religions, nec'.
|Religion - Top 10 NSW LGAs ranked by size|
|Religion - Chinese Religions||2011||2006||Change|
|Area||Number||Chinese Religions %||Number||Chinese Religions %||2006 to 2011|
|New South Wales||1,632||0.0||1,306||0.0||+326||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.