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Georges Hall
Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in Georges Hall in 2011 were Australian, English and Lebanese.

Ancestry defines the cultural association and ethnic background of an individual going back three generations. Ancestry is a good measure of the total size of cultural groups in Georges Hall regardless of where they were born or what language they speak.

Ancestry data, should be combined with data on Birthplace, Language Spoken at Home and Religion for a more complete picture of Georges Hall's ethnic characteristics.

Please note that the "Australian Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" categories in this topic are not considered to be a reliable estimate of the indigenous peoples of Australia. For information on this group, please use the "Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population" found on the Population page.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
Georges Hall - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Australian
1,72320.517.91,99324.822.0-270
English
1,40916.814.71,39917.415.5+10
map this data in atlas.idLebanese1,28015.317.51,02112.716.0+259
Italian
6447.73.76558.23.9-11
Greek
5286.34.25446.84.4-16
map this data in atlas.idVietnamese5136.18.54215.37.2+92
Irish
3864.64.54085.14.8-22
Scottish
3063.73.12913.63.1+15
Chinese
2863.47.42803.56.6+6
Macedonian
2483.02.02342.91.9+14
German
1692.01.41371.71.5+31
Croatian
1131.40.61111.40.6+2
Polish
1061.30.71662.10.9-60
Syrian
1041.21.0430.50.7+61
Egyptian
901.11.0771.00.8+13
Maltese
881.00.71141.40.7-26
Arab not further described
760.91.3430.51.0+33
Maori
670.80.6470.60.6+19
Indian
670.81.5941.21.5-27
Chilean
600.70.2200.30.2+40
Iraqi
570.70.6120.20.3+45
New Zealander
480.60.4210.30.4+27
Serbian
470.60.4450.60.4+2
Samoan
450.50.7420.50.6+3
Filipino
410.51.1380.50.9+3
Spanish
400.50.5410.50.5-1
Ukrainian
390.50.2440.50.2-5
Tongan
350.40.4310.40.3+4
Assyrian/Chaldean
350.40.1180.20.1+17
Cypriot
350.40.4270.30.2+8
Inadequately Described
350.40.4300.40.3+5
Dutch
340.40.3340.40.40
Portuguese
330.40.4210.30.3+12
Palestinian
330.40.6230.30.5+10
Hungarian
320.40.2300.40.3+2
Slovene
300.40.1430.50.1-13
Fijian
290.30.5140.20.3+15
Mauritian
290.40.3260.30.3+4
Armenian
280.30.1130.20.1+14
Turkish
250.30.4180.20.4+8
Russian
240.30.3320.40.3-8
Other South American
230.30.1100.10.1+13
Austrian
220.30.1290.40.1-8
Other Middle-Eastern peoples
210.30.2120.10.1+10
Korean
210.30.7290.40.8-8
Bosnian
200.20.160.10.1+14
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Georges Hall - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Not stated5526.68.14986.29.5+54

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2011
Ancestry, 2011 Australian, Bankstown City: 17.9% English, Bankstown City: 14.7% Lebanese, Bankstown City: 17.5% Italian, Bankstown City: 3.7% Greek, Bankstown City: 4.2% Vietnamese, Bankstown City: 8.5% Irish, Bankstown City: 4.5% Scottish, Bankstown City: 3.1% Chinese, Bankstown City: 7.4% Macedonian, Bankstown City: 2.0% Australian, Georges Hall: 20.5% English, Georges Hall: 16.8% Lebanese, Georges Hall: 15.3% Italian, Georges Hall: 7.7% Greek, Georges Hall: 6.3% Vietnamese, Georges Hall: 6.1% Irish, Georges Hall: 4.6% Scottish, Georges Hall: 3.7% Chinese, Georges Hall: 3.4% Macedonian, Georges Hall: 3.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in ancestry, 2006 to 2011
Change in ancestry, 2006 to 2011 Australian, Georges Hall: -270 English, Georges Hall: +10 Lebanese, Georges Hall: +259 Italian, Georges Hall: -11 Greek, Georges Hall: -16 Vietnamese, Georges Hall: +92 Irish, Georges Hall: -22 Scottish, Georges Hall: +15 Chinese, Georges Hall: +6 Macedonian, Georges Hall: +14
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the ancestry responses of the population in Georges Hall in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • Australian (1,723 people or 20.5%)
  • English (1,409 people or 16.8%)
  • Lebanese (1,280 people or 15.3%)
  • Italian (644 people or 7.7%)
  • Greek (528 people or 6.3%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 5,584 responses in total, or 66.56% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Georges Hall and Bankstown City were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Italian ancestry (7.7% compared to 3.7%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (20.5% compared to 17.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Chinese ancestry (3.4% compared to 7.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Vietnamese ancestry (6.1% compared to 8.5%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Australian (-270 persons)
  • Lebanese (+259 persons)
  • Vietnamese (+92 persons)
  • Syrian (+61 persons)

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