DETAIL GRAPHS - LANGUAGE


1857 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901 1911 1921 1933 1947 1954 1961 1971 1976 1981 1986 1991 1996 2001 2006 2011
Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in South Korea, 1991 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in South Korea, 1996 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in South Korea, 2001 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in South Korea, 2006 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in South Korea, 2011
LanguageTotal
Korean1178
English only304
Mandarin21
Japanese7
German6
Cantonese6
Vietnamese3
Dutch3

Notes

• Korea was formally annexed by Japan in 1910.

• After World War II the north of Korea was occupied by Soviet troops, while the south was occupied by the United States.

• In 1948 the Republic of Korea (south) and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (north) were proclaimed.


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