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The Welsh fowk or the Welsh (Welsh: Cymry) are a naition an ethnic group native tae, or itherwise associatit wi, Wales an the Welsh leid.

Welsh fowk
Cymru
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Tot population
c. 6–16.3 million[1]
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Wales 3 million[1][2][3][4]
(Welsh descent only)
 Unitit States 1.75–1.81 million[5]
 Ingland 609,711[6]
 Canadae 458,705[7]
 Australie 125,597[8]
 Argentinae 75,000[9]
 Scotland 16,623[10]
 New Zealand 9,966[11][12]
Leids
Inglis, Welsh
Releegion
Predominantly Christianity
Relatit ethnic groups
Bretons, Cornish, Manx, Inglis, Scots, Erse, Ulster-Scots

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Richard Webber. "The Welsh diaspora : Analysis of the geography of Welsh names" (PDF). Welsh Assembly. Retrieved 26 Juin 2016. 
  2. "2011 Census - Population and Household Estimates for Wales, March 2011" (PDF). ons.gov.uk. 16 Julie 2012. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 5 Januar 2016. Retrieved 20 Mey 2016. 
  3. "2011 Census - Population and Household Estimates for Wales" (PDF). Office for National Statistics. Mairch 2011. p. 6. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  4. "2011 Census: Key Statistics for Wales, March 2011" (PDF). Office for National Statistics. 11 December 2012. Retrieved 6 Januar 2016. 
  5. "2012 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 6 Januar 2016. 
  6. Neighbourhood Statistics. "Welsh people in England". Neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk. Retrieved 17 October 2009. 
  7. Statistics Canada. "2011 National Household Survey: Data tables". Retrieved 19 Februar 2014. 
  8. Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Border Protection. "Welsh Australians". Retrieved 20 Februar 2014. 
  9. "Wales and Argentina". Wales.com website. Welsh Government. 2008. Retrieved 8 October 2010. 
  10. "City of Aberdeen: Census Stats and Facts page 25, section 18, Country of birth" (PDF). City of Aberdeen. 2003. Retrieved 6 Aprile 2010. 
  11. The 2001 New Zealand census reports 3,342 people stating they belong to the Welsh ethnic group.
  12. The 1996 census, which used a slightly different question, reported 9,966 people belonging to the Welsh ethnic group. Archived 8 March 2005 at the Wayback Machine.