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 Pakistan, 1986 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in Pakistan, 1991 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in Pakistan, 1996 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in Pakistan, 2001 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in Pakistan, 2006 Top 8 Languages - Victorians born in Pakistan, 2011
LanguageTotal
Urdu861
English520
Other Language180
Pashto77
Persian77
Hindi16
Not stated15
Bengali6

Notes

• Pakistan came into existence in 1947 after the Indian Empire became independent and split into India and Pakistan.

• Between 1947 and1971 Pakistan included the region ‘East Pakistan’, which then became the independent Bangladesh.

• Ceylon became independent from Britain in 1948, and changed its name to Sri Lanka in 1972.


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