Zimbabwe
  • Population
    14,546,961
    [July 2016 est.]
  • Languages
    Shona (official)
    Nbebele (official)
    English (official)
    Minority languages: Chewa, Tonga, Chibarwe, Kalanga, Koisan, Nambya, Ndau, Shangani, sign language, Sotho, Tonga, Tswana, Venda and Xhosa
    Note: All minority languages listed are officially recognised.
  • Religions
    Protestant Christianity (75.9%)
    Roman Catholic Christianity (8.4%)
    Other Christianity (8.4%)
    No Religion (6.1%)
    Other (1.2%)
    [2011 est.]
  • Ethnicities
    African (99.4%) [predominantly Shona, Nbebele is second largest ethnic group]
    Other (0.4%)
    Unspecified (0.2%)
    [2012 est.]
  • Cultural Dimensions
    Power Distance N.A.
    Individualism N.A.
    Masculinity N.A.
    Uncertainty Avoidance N.A.
    Long Term Orientation N.A.
    Indulgence N.A.
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  • Australians with Zimbabwean Ancestry
    16,937 [2016 census]
Zimbabweans in Australia
  • Population
    34,787
    [2016 census]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Zimbabwe.
  • Average Age
    38
  • Gender
    Male (49.3%)
    Female (50.7%)
  • Religion
    Anglican Christianity (19.6%)
    Catholic Christianity (18.1%)
    No Religion (11.3%)
    Christianity ndf. (9.0%)
    Other (41.9%)
  • Ancestry
    English (30.6%)
    Zimbabwean (23.6%)
    African, so described (9.7%)
    Scottish (7.3%)
    Other (28.7%)
  • Languages
    English (67.0%)
    Shona (23.9%)
    Ndebele (3.2%)
    Afrikaans (1.6%)
    Other (4.2%)
  • English Proficiency
    Well (96.8%)
    Not Well (1.2%)
  • Diaspora
    Western Australia (32.5%)
    Queensland (27.6%)
    New South Wales (18.6%)
    Victoria (12.5%)
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2001 (33.4%)
    2001-2006 (34.1%)
    2007-2011 (30.6%)
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