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4159.0 - General Social Survey: Summary Results, Australia, 2010  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 30/09/2011   
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In 2010, 20% of adults were born in non-English speaking countries (table 1). Of these, 2.8 million people (83%) considered they spoke English either well or very well.

1.1 ENGLISH LANGUAGE ABILITY, by level of proficiency (a)
Graph: 1.1 ENGLISH LANGUAGE ABILITY, by level of proficiency  (a)

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