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2901.0 - Census Dictionary, 2001  
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Contents >> Mnemonic Index >> ENGP01 - Proficiency in Spoken English/Language

ENGP01 Proficiency in Spoken English/Language - 1st Release

This variable classifies each person’s proficiency in spoken English.

See also Proficiency in Spoken English (ENGP).

Applicable to: All persons

Speaks English only
1    Speaks English only

Speaks other language and speaks English
2    Very well
3    Well
4    Not well
5    Not at all

Not stated
6    Not stated (language (LANP) stated, proficiency (ENGP) not stated)
7    Not stated (both language (LANP) and proficiency (ENGP) not stated)
8    Overseas visitor

Total number of categories:    8

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