Table 1

Language indicator for the 2013 Counties Manakau Population Census in people aged 65 years and over

Ethnic groupPeople who are not able to speak English (%)People who are able to speak their own language (%)
Chinese6490*
Indian3756†–85‡
Samoan3597
Tongan4492
  • Totals do not add to a hundred per cent as people might be included in one or more categories, and not all categories included in the report were described in this table.

  • *Corresponds to the total of people able to speak a Sinitic language.

  • †Corresponds to people who are able to speak Hindi.

  • ‡Corresponds to people who are able to speak Indian languages other than Hindi.