The report looks at what factors were linked to whether people speak Welsh.
People were more likely to both speak Welsh, and to speak Welsh more if they:
- identified themselves as white
- lived in Gwynedd, Anglesey, Ceredigion or Carmarthenshire
- were aged 16 to 29
- were more highly educated
- identified themselves as Christian.
People were more likely to speak Welsh more if they:
- lived in rural areas
- had more close family and friends
- were employed
- owned their own home rather than renting.
Who is more likely to ‘speak Welsh’ and ‘speak Welsh daily and more than just a few words’?, April 2014 to March 2015
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