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State
Geography LevelLocal Government Areas (2016)
Region
Census year2016
SexPersonsMalesFemales
Language spoken at home
Hide subtree Total51 07624 66226 411
 Northern European Languages, nfd000
 Celtic, nfd000
 Gaelic (Scotland)000
 Irish000
 Welsh300
 Celtic, nec000
 English44 12021 28222 839
 German and Related Languages, nfd000
 German1376477
 Letzeburgish000
 Yiddish000
 Dutch and Related Languages, nfd000
 Dutch752847
 Frisian000
 Afrikaans512524
 Scandinavian, nfd000
 Danish706
 Icelandic000
 Norwegian543
 Swedish17114
 Scandinavian, nec000
 Finnish and Related Languages, nfd000
 Estonian000
 Finnish447
 Finnish and Related Languages, nec000
 Southern European Languages, nfd000
 French541736
 Greek1487075
 Iberian Romance, nfd000
 Catalan000
 Portuguese15810
 Spanish713339
 Iberian Romance, nec000
 Italian1044559
 Maltese303
 Other Southern European Languages, nfd000
 Basque000
 Latin000
 Other Southern European Languages, nec000
 Eastern European Languages, nfd000
 Baltic, nfd000
 Latvian000
 Lithuanian000
 Hungarian18712
 East Slavic, nfd000
 Belorussian000
 Russian291516
 Ukrainian1288
 South Slavic, nfd000
 Bosnian333
 Bulgarian000
 Croatian392218
 Macedonian543
 Serbian492224
 Slovene1538
 Serbo-Croatian/Yugoslavian, so described940
 West Slavic, nfd000
 Czech1143
 Polish271410
 Slovak303
 Czechoslovakian, so described000
 Other Eastern European Languages, nfd000
 Albanian000
 Aromunian (Macedo-Romanian)000
 Romanian330
 Romany000
 Other Eastern European Languages, nec000
 Southwest and Central Asian Languages, nfd000
 Iranic, nfd000
 Kurdish000
 Pashto000
 Balochi000
 Dari853
 Persian (excluding Dari)29199
 Hazaraghi300
 Iranic, nec000
 Middle Eastern Semitic Languages, nfd000
 Arabic764628
 Hebrew450
 Assyrian Neo-Aramaic000
 Chaldean Neo-Aramaic000
 Mandaean (Mandaic)000
 Middle Eastern Semitic Languages, nec000
 Turkic, nfd000
 Turkish330
 Azeri000
 Tatar000
 Turkmen000
 Uygur000
 Uzbek000
 Turkic, nec000
 Other Southwest and Central Asian Languages, nfd000
 Armenian000
 Georgian000
 Other Southwest and Central Asian Languages, nec000
 Southern Asian Languages, nfd15125
 Dravidian, nfd000
 Kannada000
 Malayalam664028
 Tamil342014
 Telugu321417
 Tulu000
 Dravidian, nec300
 Indo-Aryan, nfd300
 Bengali914942
 Gujarati854736
 Hindi1437767
 Konkani000
 Marathi933
 Nepali519262253
 Punjabi271146129
 Sindhi633
 Sinhalese682944
 Urdu392110
 Assamese000
 Dhivehi000
 Kashmiri000
 Oriya300
 Fijian Hindustani000
 Indo-Aryan, nec000
 Other Southern Asian Languages833
 Southeast Asian Languages, nfd000
 Burmese and Related Languages, nfd000
 Burmese330
 Chin Haka000
 Karen000
 Rohingya000
 Zomi000
 Burmese and Related Languages, nec000
 Hmong-Mien, nfd000
 Hmong000
 Hmong-Mien, nec000
 Mon-Khmer, nfd000
 Khmer853
 Vietnamese361623
 Mon000
 Mon-Khmer, nec000
 Tai, nfd000
 Lao1064959
 Thai661448
 Tai, nec000
 Southeast Asian Austronesian Languages, nfd000
 Bisaya1033
 Cebuano000
 IIokano000
 Indonesian1345
 Malay434
 Tetum000
 Timorese000
 Tagalog1184671
 Filipino892460
 Acehnese000
 Balinese000
 Bikol000
 Iban000
 Ilonggo (Hiligaynon)000
 Javanese000
 Pampangan000
 Southeast Asian Austronesian Languages, nec000
 Other Southeast Asian Languages000
 Eastern Asian Languages, nfd000
 Chinese, nfd330
 Cantonese653428
 Hakka000
 Mandarin1576893
 Wu000
 Min Nan000
 Chinese, nec000
 Japanese241316
 Korean241014
 Other Eastern Asian Languages, nfd000
 Tibetan000
 Mongolian000
 Other Eastern Asian Languages, nec000
 Australian Indigenous Languages, nfd304
 Arnhem Land and Daly River Region Languages, nfd000
 Anindilyakwa000
 Maung000
 Ngan'gikurunggurr000
 Nunggubuyu000
 Rembarrnga000
 Tiwi000
 Alawa000
 Dalabon000
 Gudanji000
 Iwaidja000
 Jaminjung000
 Jawoyn000
 Jingulu000
 Kunbarlang000
 Larrakiya000
 Malak Malak000
 Mangarrayi000
 Maringarr000
 Marra000
 Marrithiyel000
 Matngala000
 Murrinh Patha000
 Na-kara000
 Ndjebbana (Gunavidji)000
 Ngalakgan000
 Ngaliwurru000
 Nungali000
 Wambaya000
 Wardaman000
 Amurdak000
 Garrwa000
 Kuwema000
 Marramaninyshi000
 Ngandi000
 Waanyi000
 Wagiman000
 Yanyuwa000
 Marridan (Maridan)000
 Kunwinjkuan, nfd000
 Gundjeihmi000
 Kune000
 Kuninjku000
 Kunwinjku000
 Mayali000
 Kunwinjkuan, nec000
 Burarran, nfd000
 Burarra000
 Gun-nartpa000
 Gurr-goni000
 Burarran, nec000
 Arnhem Land and Daly River Region Languages, nec000
 Yolngu Matha, nfd000
 Dhangu, nfd000
 Galpu000
 Golumala000
 Wangurri000
 Dhangu, nec000
 Dhay'yi, nfd000
 Dhalwangu000
 Djarrwark000
 Dhay'yi, nec000
 Dhuwal, nfd000
 Djambarrpuyngu000
 Djapu000
 Daatiwuy000
 Marrangu000
 Liyagalawumirr000
 Liyagawumirr000
 Dhuwal, nec000
 Dhuwala, nfd000
 Gumatj000
 Gupapuyngu000
 Guyamirrilili000
 Manggalili000
 Wubulkarra000
 Dhuwala, nec000
 Djinang, nfd000
 Wurlaki000
 Djinang, nec000
 Djinba, nfd000
 Ganalbingu000
 Djinba000
 Manyjalpingu000
 Djinba, nec000
 Yakuy, nfd000
 Ritharrngu000
 Wagilak000
 Yakuy, nec000
 Nhangu000
 Yan-nhangu000
 Nhangu, nec000
 Dhuwaya000
 Djangu000
 Madarrpa000
 Warramiri000
 Rirratjingu000
 Other Yolngu Matha, nec000
 Cape York Peninsula Languages, nfd000
 Kuku Yalanji000
 Guugu Yimidhirr000
 Kuuku-Ya'u000
 Wik Mungkan000
 Djabugay000
 Dyirbal000
 Girramay000
 Koko-Bera000
 Kuuk Thayorre000
 Lamalama000
 Yidiny000
 Wik Ngathan000
 Alngith000
 Kugu Muminh000
 Morrobalama000
 Thaynakwith000
 Yupangathi000
 Tjungundji000
 Cape York Peninsula Languages, nec000
 Torres Strait Island Languages, nfd000
 Kalaw Kawaw Ya/Kalaw Lagaw Ya000
 Meriam Mir000
 Yumplatok (Torres Strait Creole)000
 Northern Desert Fringe Area Languages, nfd000
 Bilinarra000
 Gurindji000
 Gurindji Kriol000
 Jaru000
 Light Warlpiri000
 Malngin000
 Mudburra000
 Ngardi000
 Ngarinyman000
 Walmajarri000
 Wanyjirra000
 Warlmanpa000
 Warlpiri000
 Warumungu000
 Northern Desert Fringe Area Languages, nec000
 Arandic, nfd000
 Alyawarr000
 Kaytetye000
 Antekerrepenh000
 Anmatyerr, nfd000
 Central Anmatyerr000
 Eastern Anmatyerr000
 Anmatyerr, nec000
 Arrernte, nfd000
 Eastern Arrernte000
 Western Arrarnta000
 Arrernte, nec000
 Arandic, nec000
 Western Desert Languages, nfd000
 Antikarinya000
 Kartujarra000
 Kukatha000
 Kukatja000
 Luritja000
 Manyjilyjarra000
 Martu Wangka000
 Ngaanyatjarra000
 Pintupi000
 Pitjantjatjara000
 Wangkajunga000
 Wangkatha000
 Warnman000
 Yankunytjatjara000
 Yulparija000
 Tjupany000
 Western Desert Languages, nec000
 Kimberley Area Languages, nfd000
 Bardi000
 Bunuba000
 Gooniyandi000
 Miriwoong000
 Ngarinyin000
 Nyikina000
 Worla000
 Worrorra000
 Wunambal000
 Yawuru000
 Gambera000
 Jawi000
 Kija000
 Kimberley Area Languages, nec000
 Other Australian Indigenous Languages, nfd000
 Adnymathanha000
 Arabana000
 Bandjalang000
 Banyjima000
 Batjala000
 Bidjara000
 Dhanggatti000
 Diyari000
 Gamilaraay000
 Garuwali000
 Githabul000
 Gumbaynggir000
 Kanai000
 Karajarri000
 Kariyarra000
 Kaurna000
 Kayardild000
 Kriol000
 Lardil000
 Mangala000
 Muruwari000
 Narungga000
 Ngarluma000
 Ngarrindjeri000
 Nyamal000
 Nyangumarta000
 Nyungar000
 Paakantyi000
 Palyku/Nyiyaparli000
 Wajarri000
 Wiradjuri19715
 Yindjibarndi000
 Yinhawangka000
 Yorta Yorta000
 Baanbay000
 Badimaya000
 Barababaraba000
 Dadi Dadi000
 Dharawal334
 Djabwurrung000
 Gudjal000
 Keerray-Woorroong000
 Ladji Ladji000
 Mirning000
 Ngatjumaya000
 Waluwarra000
 Wangkangurru000
 Wargamay000
 Wergaia000
 Yugambeh000
 Aboriginal English, so described000
 Other Australian Indigenous Languages, nec303
 Other Languages, nfd000
 American Languages300
 African Languages, nfd404
 Acholi000
 Akan403
 Mauritian Creole000
 Oromo000
 Shona18711
 Somali000
 Swahili421526
 Yoruba000
 Zulu000
 Amharic1033
 Bemba000
 Dinka333
 Ewe303
 Ga000
 Harari000
 Hausa300
 Igbo440
 Kikuyu000
 Krio000
 Luganda000
 Luo000
 Ndebele000
 Nuer000
 Nyanja (Chichewa)000
 Shilluk000
 Tigre000
 Tigrinya000
 Tswana000
 Xhosa000
 Seychelles Creole000
 Anuak000
 Bari000
 Bassa000
 Dan (Gio-Dan)000
 Fulfulde000
 Kinyarwanda (Rwanda)000
 Kirundi (Rundi)000
 Kpelle000
 Krahn000
 Liberian (Liberian English)000
 Loma (Lorma)000
 Lumun (Kuku Lumun)000
 Madi000
 Mandinka000
 Mann000
 Moro (Nuba Moro)000
 Themne000
 Lingala000
 African Languages, nec000
 Pacific Austronesian Languages, nfd000
 Fijian000
 Gilbertese000
 Maori (Cook Island)000
 Maori (New Zealand)743
 Nauruan000
 Niue000
 Samoan000
 Tongan334
 Rotuman440
 Tokelauan000
 Tuvaluan000
 Yapese000
 Pacific Austronesian Languages, nec000
 Oceanian Pidgins and Creoles, nfd000
 Bislama000
 Hawaiian English000
 Norf'k-Pitcairn000
 Solomon Islands Pijin000
 Oceanian Pidgins and Creoles, nec000
 Papua New Guinea Languages, nfd000
 Kiwai000
 Motu (HiriMotu)000
 Tok Pisin (Neomelanesian)403
 Papua New Guinea Languages, nec000
 Invented Languages000
 Sign Languages, nfd330
 Auslan281314
 Key Word Sign Australia000
 Sign Languages, nec000
 Inadequately described291512
 Non-verbal, so described553129
 Swiss, so described000
 Cypriot, so described000
 Creole, nfd000
 French Creole, nfd000
 Spanish Creole, nfd000
 Portuguese Creole, nfd000
 Pidgin, nfd000
 Not stated3 5051 7471 764

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