Scottish Australians

Scottish Australians (Scottish Gaelic: Astràilianaich Albannach; Scots: Scots-Australians) are ‌‍‍‍‍residents of Australia who are fully or partially of Scottish descent.

Scottish Australians
Astràilianaich Albannach
Total population
2,023,474 (by ancestry, 2016) 119,416 (by birth, 2016)[1]
Languages
English, Scots, Scottish Gaelic
Religion
Presbyterianism, Roman Catholic
Related ethnic groups
Scottish people, Anglo-Celtic Australians, Irish Australians, English Australians, Welsh Australians, Manx Australians[2]

According to the 2016 Australian census, 119,416 Australian residents were born in Scotland, while 2,023,474 claimed Scottish ancestry, either alone or in combination with another ancestry.[3]


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