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Spain
  • Population
    49,958,159
    [July 2017 est.]
  • Languages
    Castilian Spanish [official nationwide] (74%)
    Catalan [official in Catalonia, the Balearic Islands, and Valencia (known as Valencian)] (17%)
    Galician [official in Galicia] (7%)
    Basque [official in the Basque Country and Navarre] (2%)
    Note: Aragonese, Aranese Asturian, Basque, Calo, Catalan, Galician and Valencian are recognised as regional languages under the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages.
    [CIA World Factbook, 2018]
  • Religions
    Roman Catholic (68.5%)
    Irreligious (16.8%)
    Atheist (9.1%)
    Other (2.6%)
    Unspecified (2.6%)
    [Centro de Investigaciones Sociologicas, 2018]
  • Ethnicities
    Composite of Mediterranean and Nordic types
    [CIA World Factbook, 2018]
  • Cultural Dimensions
    Power Distance 57
    Individualism 51
    Masculinity 42
    Uncertainty Avoidance 86
    Long Term Orientation 48
    Indulgence 44
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  • Australians with Spanish Ancestry
    119,956 [2016 census]
Spaniards in Australia
  • Population
    15,391
    [2016 census]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Spain.
  • Average Age
    55
  • Gender
    Male (50%)
    Female (50%)
  • Religion
    Catholic Christianity (70.8%)
    No Religion (16.3%)
    Other (8.9%)
    Not stated (4.0%)
  • Ancestry
    Spanish (84.7%)
    English (2.8%)
    Australian (2.1%)
    Other (7.9%)
    Not stated (2.6%)
  • Languages Spoken at Home
    Spanish (67.0%)
    English (26.6%)
    Italian (2.0%)
    Catalan (1.1%)
    Other (3.3%)
  • English Proficiency
    Well (77.4%)
    Not Well (20.9%)
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (40.6%)
    Victoria (23.8%)
    Queensland (15.8%)
    Western Australia (8.9%)
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2001 (79.8%)
    2001-2006 (4.7%)
    2007-2011 (10.8%)
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