Welsh in Australia





Largest Religion

Main Language


Introduction / History

The Welsh are a people of Celtic origin having many unique cultural practices, including the carving of 'love spoons' and the playing of the Celtic harp. They are very fond of their national sport -- Rugby football.

Where Are they Located?

Most live in Wales, UK. with a small diaspora in Patagonia, Argentina an other countries.

What Are Their Lives Like?

The lives of the welsh are generally more impoverished than those of their English cousins. However, strong national identity prevents them slipping into destitution.

What Are Their Beliefs?

Once a proud Evangelical nation, they have in recent times lost their faith to the wave of commercialism that has over taken many "Western" countries.

Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Welsh
People Name in Country Welsh
Population in Australia 42,000
World Population 1,314,000
Countries 7
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Cymraeg, Kala, Welsh Gypsy
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Anglo-Celt
People Name General Welsh
Ethnic Code CEW18d
People ID 15905

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Welsh (42,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Welsh 42,000
For Primary Language: Welsh

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1567-2011)
New Testament Yes   (1567-1936)
Complete Bible Yes   (1588-2004)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: beibl.net Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Revised New Welsh Bible Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Revised Welsh Bible Text / Printed Matter
Bible: William Morgan Bible Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Audio Recordings
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Welsh Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Anglican

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 9.00 %)
62.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
38.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
40.0 %
3.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
17.0 %
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source: Amelia Black  
Profile Source: Anonymous  
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