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Portugal
  • Population
    10,839,514
    [2017 est.]
  • Language
    Portuguese (official)
    Mirandese (offical)
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Christianity (81%)
    Other Christianity (3.3%)
    Other (0.6%)
    No Religion (6.8%)
    Unspecified (8.3%)
    [2011 est.]
    Note: the statistics on religious affiliation represents population 15 years of age or older.
  • Ethnicity
    Most people are Mediterranean
    Ethnic minorities include:
    - People from former colonies (namely Brazil, Portuguese Africa, Macau, Portuguese India and East Timor)
    - Eastern European (Ukrainians, Russians, Moldovans and Romanians)
    - Roma persons
  • Cultural Dimensions
    63
    27
    31
    99
    28
    33
  • Australians with Portuguese Ancestry
    61,885 [Census, 2016]
Portuguese in Australia
  • Population
    15,806
    [Census, 2016]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Portugal.
  • Median Age
    55
    [Census, 2016]
  • Gender
    Male (50.6%)
    Female (49.4%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Religion
    Catholic Christianity (79.6%)
    No Religion (11.3%)
    Other Religion (5.3%)
    Not Stated (3.6%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Ancestry
    Portuguese (91.0%)
    English (1.6%)
    Timorese (1.4%)
    Australian (1.3%)
    Other Ancestry (4.7%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Language Spoken at Home
    Portuguese (74.5%)
    English (22.6%)
    Spanish (0.5%)
    Other Languages (1.8%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 76.7% speak English fluently
    [Census, 2016]
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (52.7%)
    Victoria (17.3%)
    Western Australia (15.9%)
    Queensland (8.0%)
    Other (6.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2001 (84.3%)
    2007 - 2011 (4.6%)
    2012 - 2016 (8.0%)
    [Census, 2016]
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