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ABS Census - C13 Competency In Eng Lang Of Overseas Born Aged 5Yrs Plus (CD) 1981

The 1981 Census Collection District Summary File (CDSF) presents summary characteristics of persons and their dwellings for every Collection District (CD) in Australia for 1981. The census information is made up of 34 tables giving data for both persons and dwellings.

This table contains data for competency in the English language of overseas born persons aged 5 years or older. Census counts were based on place of enumeration on census night which; includes overseas visitors; excludes Australians overseas; and excludes adjustment for under-enumeration. The data is by Census Collection District 1981 boundaries. Periodicity: 5-Yearly.

This data is ABS data (cat. no. 2103.0 & original geographic boundary cat. no. 1261.0.30.001) used with permission from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The tabular data was processed and supplied to AURIN by the Australian Data Archives. The cleaned, high resolution 1981 geographic boundaries are available from data.gov.au: https://data.gov.au/dataset/census-1981-edition-boundaries.

For more information please refer to "Making Sense of Census 1981": http://www.ausstats.abs.gov.au/ausstats/free.nsf/0/9C0C9F703AF5E397CA25758400120F3C/$File/21400_1981_Making_Sense_of_Census.pdf.

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Source https://portal.aurin.org.au
Last Updated July 28, 2020, 06:05 (UTC)
Created November 12, 2019, 00:34 (UTC)
License Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia (CC BY 2.5 AU)
AURIN Open API ID aurin:datasource-AU_Govt_ABS_Census-UoM_AURIN_DB_Census1981_c13_competency_in_eng_lang_of_os_born_aged_5yrs_plus_cd_1981
Aggregation Level NA
Attribute List Collection District code, English Only English speaking Countries Female, English Only English speaking Countries Male, English Only Non English speaking Countries Female, English Only Non English speaking Countries Male, English Only Total Female, English Only Total Male, Geometry Field, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Eng. speaking Countries Not stated Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Eng. speaking Countries Not stated Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Non Eng. speaking Countries Not stated Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Non Eng. speaking Countries Not stated Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not Well Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not Well Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not Well Non Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not Well Non Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not Well Total Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not Well Total Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not at all Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not at all Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not at all Non Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not at all Non Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not at all Total Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not at all Total Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not stated Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not stated Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not stated Non Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not stated Non Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not stated Total Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Not stated Total Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Total Not stated Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Total Not stated Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Very Well Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Very Well Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Very Well Non Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Very Well Non Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Very Well Total Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Very Well Total Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Well Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Well Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Well Non Eng. speaking Countries Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Well Non Eng. speaking Countries Male, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Well Total Female, Uses Other Lang. Speaks Eng. Well Total Male
Attribution Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics, (1981): ABS Census - C13 Competency In Eng Lang Of Overseas Born Aged 5Yrs Plus (CD) 1981; accessed from AURIN on [date of access].
Coordinate Ref. System EPSG:4283 (GDA_1994)
Copyright Notice © Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Australian Bureau of Statistics 1981
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Key ccd_code
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