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Spain
  • Population
    49,958,159
    [July 2017 est.]
  • Language
    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]
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic (68.5%)
    Irreligious (16.8%)
    Atheist (9.1%)
    Other (2.6%)
    Unspecified (2.6%)
    [Centro de Investigaciones Sociologicas, 2018]
  • Ethnicity
    Composite of Mediterranean and Nordic types
    [CIA World Factbook, 2018]
  • Cultural Dimensions
    57
    51
    42
    86
    48
    44
  • Australians with Spanish Ancestry
    119,956 [Census, 2016]
Spaniards in Australia
  • Population
    15,391
    [Census, 2016]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Spain.
  • Median Age
    52
    [Census, 2016]
  • Gender
    Male (49.9%)
    Female (50.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Religion
    Catholic Christianity (59.6%)
    No Religion (27.8%)
    Other Religion (6.9%)
    Not Stated (5.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Ancestry
    Spanish (84.3%)
    English (3.0%)
    Australian (2.6%)
    Catalan (1.1%)
    Other Ancestry (9.9%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Languages Spoken at Home
    Spanish (68.9%)
    English (24.7%)
    Catalan (2.0%)
    Italian (1.1%)
    Other Languages (1.3%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 83.6% speak English fluently.
    [Census, 2016]
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (41.5%)
    Victoria (22.9%)
    Queensland (16.6%)
    Western Australia (8.9%)
    Other (10.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2007 (66.1%)
    2007 - 2011 (7.6%)
    2012 - 2016 (22.4%)
    [Census, 2016]
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