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Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon

Language spoken at home

In Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon, 28% of people spoke a language other than English at home in 2011.

Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon's language statistics show the proportion of the population who speak a language at home other than English. They indicate how culturally diverse a population is and the degree to which different ethnic groups and nationalities are retaining their language.

Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon's language statistics should be analysed in conjunction with Country of Birth and Proficiency in English to assist in identifying specific cultural and ethnic groups in the area and the services required by the multicultural community.

Derived from the Census question:

'Does the person speak a language other than English at home?'

Total population

Language spoken at home - Ranked by size
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language (excludes English)Number%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Serbian
3215.61.33586.61.4-37
map this data in atlas.idItalian2925.16.03356.26.8-43
map this data in atlas.idGreek1562.74.51482.74.8+8
Polish
1272.20.81623.01.0-35
Ukrainian
851.50.3941.70.4-9
Russian
681.20.4821.50.5-14
Vietnamese
611.12.4811.52.4-20
Croatian
561.00.6741.40.7-18
Filipino/Tagalog
400.70.5180.30.2+22
German
400.70.5510.90.5-11
Mandarin
390.70.9100.20.6+29
Cantonese
340.60.8180.30.7+16
Punjabi
260.50.600.00.0+26
Portuguese
230.40.260.10.2+17
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Excludes languages with fewer than 20 people speaking them at home, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Language spoken at home - Summary
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Language summaryNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Speaks English only3,89168.369.33,56666.070.4+325
Non-English total1,57527.726.91,61529.925.2-40
Not stated2284.03.82214.14.4+7

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

Language spoken at home, 2011
Language spoken at home, 2011 Serbian, City of Charles Sturt: 1.3% Italian, City of Charles Sturt: 6.0% Greek, City of Charles Sturt: 4.5% Polish, City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% Ukrainian, City of Charles Sturt: 0.3% Russian, City of Charles Sturt: 0.4% Vietnamese, City of Charles Sturt: 2.4% Croatian, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% German, City of Charles Sturt: 0.5% Filipino/Tagalog, City of Charles Sturt: 0.5% Serbian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 5.6% Italian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 5.1% Greek, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 2.7% Polish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 2.2% Ukrainian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.5% Russian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.2% Vietnamese, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.1% Croatian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 1.0% German, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.7% Filipino/Tagalog, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in language spoken at home, 2006 to 2011
Change in language spoken at home, 2006 to 2011 Serbian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -37 Italian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -43 Greek, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +8 Polish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -35 Ukrainian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -9 Russian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -14 Vietnamese, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -20 Croatian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -18 German, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -11 Filipino/Tagalog, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +22
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the language spoken at home by the population of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a smaller proportion of people who spoke English only, and a larger proportion of those speaking a non-English language (either exclusively, or in addition to English).

Overall, 68.3% of the population spoke English only, and 27.7% spoke a non-English language, compared with 69.3% and 26.9% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The dominant language spoken at home, other than English, in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon was Serbian, with 5.6% of the population, or 321 people speaking this language at home.

The major differences between the languages spoken at home for the population of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon and the City of Charles Sturt in 2011 were:

  • A larger percentage speaking Serbian at home (5.6% compared to 1.3%)
  • A larger percentage speaking Polish at home (2.2% compared to 0.8%)
  • A smaller percentage speaking Greek at home (2.7% compared to 4.5%)
  • A smaller percentage speaking Vietnamese at home (1.1% compared to 2.4%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people who spoke a language other than English at home decreased by 40 or 2.5%, and the number of people who spoke English only increased by 325 or 9.1%.

There were no major differences in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon between 2006 and 2011.

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