Census Time Series 2016, 2011, 2006: T08 Proficiency in Spoken English/Language by Age by Sex (SA2+)
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For further information about these and related statistics, please contact the National Information and Referral Service (NIRS) on 1300 135 070.

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2016 Census of Population and Housing, 2011 Census of Population and Housing, 2006 Census of Population and Housing

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Australia, State, Greater Capital City Statistical Area (GCCSA), Statistical Area Level 4 (SA4), Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3) and Statistical Area Level 2 (SA2)

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Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 and 2006 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

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Census Time Series 2016, 2011, 2006: T08 Proficiency in Spoken English/Language by Age by Sex (SA2+)Abstract

Time Series comparison of ASGS 2016 Australia/State/GCCSA/SA4/SA3/SA2 based data for Sex by Age by Proficiency in Spoken English/Language across 2016, 2011 and 2006.

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Contact person/organisation

For further information about these and related statistics, please contact the National Information and Referral Service (NIRS) on 1300 135 070.

Direct source

2016 Census of Population and Housing, 2011 Census of Population and Housing, 2006 Census of Population and Housing

Unit of measure used

Count of all persons on Census night, based on place of usual residence. Excludes Overseas Visitors.

Periodicity

5-Yearly

Reference period

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, Tuesday, 9 August 2011, Tuesday, 8 August 2006.

Date last updated

2017-07-04T11:30+10:00

Other data characteristics

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. If a data classification has been revised between Censuses, data will be output on the classification that has been used in the 2016 Census.

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Geographic coverage

Australia, State, Greater Capital City Statistical Area (GCCSA), Statistical Area Level 4 (SA4), Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3) and Statistical Area Level 2 (SA2)

Other coverage

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 and 2006 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

Classification(s) used

SEXP - Sex, AGE5P - Age (5-year groups) and ENGLP - Proficiency in Spoken English/Language

2016 Census Dictionaryhttp://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/2901.0