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Zimbabwe
  • Population
    14,546,961
    [July 2016 est.]
  • Language
    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.
  • Religion
    Protestant Christianity (75.9%)
    Roman Catholic Christianity (8.4%)
    Other Christianity (8.4%)
    No Religion (6.1%)
    Other (1.2%)
    [2011 est.]
  • Ethnicity
    African (99.4%) [predominantly Shona, Nbebele is second largest ethnic group]
    Other (0.4%)
    Unspecified (0.2%)
    [2012 est.]
  • Australians with Zimbabwean Ancestry
    16,937 [Census, 2016]
Zimbabweans in Australia
  • Population
    34,787
    [Census, 2016]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Zimbabwe.
  • Median Age
    41
    [Census, 2016]
  • Gender
    Male (49.4%)
    Female (50.6%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Religion
    Anglican Christianity (16.5%)
    Catholic Christianity (16.4%)
    Christianity [not defined] (12.4%)
    Pentecostal Christianity (10.3%)
    Other Religion (25.6%)
    No Religion (14.7%)
    Not Stated (3.7%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Ancestry
    English (29.1%)
    Zimbabwean (23.9%)
    African [so described] (10.9%)
    Scottish (7.7%)
    Other Ancestry (28.4%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Language Spoken at Home
    English (62.9%)
    Shona (27.7%)
    Ndebele (3.5%)
    Afrikaans (1.8%)
    Other (3.7%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 98.4% speak English fluently.
    [Census, 2016]
  • Diaspora
    Western Australia (33.5%)
    Queensland (25.5%)
    New South Wales (18.7%)
    Victoria (13.5%)
    Other (8.8%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Arrival to Australia
    Prior to 2007 (56.4%)
    2007 - 2011 (27.5%)
    2012 - 2016 (14.6%)
    [Census, 2016]
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