Table 2

Languages spoken most often at home by South Asian Respondents (N=312)

LanguagenPercentage of non-EPL Respondents% of all South Asian ResponsesLanguagenPercentage of non-EPL Respondents Percentage of all South Asian Responses
Total English Speaking South Asians13944.6
Total Non-English Speaking South Asians17310055.4
Total South Asian Respondents312100
Arabic10.60.3Kyrgyz10.60.3
Bengali4425.414.1Malayalam31.71.0
Farsi84.62.6Pashto31.71.0
Filipino21.20.6Portuguese10.60.3
French10.60.3Punjabi4727.215.1
German10.60.3Sinhalese31.71.0
Gujarati169.25.1Sylheti10.60.3
Hindi42.31.3Tagalog10.60.3
Indian21.20.6Tamil21.20.6
Kannada10.60.3Urdu2514.48.0
Kurdish52.91.6Vietnamese10.60.3
  • EPL, English as Primary Language Spoken at Home.