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In 2011, 26% of people in Georges Hall, came from countries where English was not their first language.

Country of Birth data identifies where people were born and is indicative of the level of cultural diversity in Georges Hall. The mix of Country of Birth groups is also indicative of historical settlement patterns, as source countries for Australia's immigration program have varied significantly over time.

To get a more complete picture of cultural and ethnic characteristics, Georges Hall's Country of Birth data should be viewed together with Ancestry, Language Spoken at Home and Religion.

Derived from the Census question:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
Georges Hall - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idLebanon4325.17.13944.97.1+38
map this data in atlas.idVietnam3384.06.83143.96.3+24
Italy
1722.01.11842.31.2-12
United Kingdom
1561.91.31732.21.6-17
Greece
1391.71.21471.81.4-8
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
1091.31.01451.81.0-36
New Zealand
981.21.31121.41.4-14
Egypt
610.70.8650.80.7-4
China
580.72.9370.52.4+21
India
480.60.9440.50.7+4
Chile
450.50.2290.40.2+15
Syria
430.50.5150.20.4+28
Poland
430.50.3590.70.4-16
Croatia
400.50.2480.60.3-9
Malta
380.40.2340.40.3+3
Germany
380.50.3500.60.4-12
Philippines
350.40.8380.50.7-3
Iraq
350.40.660.10.4+28
Fiji
330.40.6250.30.6+8
Cyprus
300.40.3360.40.4-6
Ireland
290.30.2230.30.2+6
Mauritius
230.30.2220.30.20
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
220.30.2220.30.20
Turkey
220.30.2180.20.2+4
Bosnia and Herzegovina
210.30.190.10.1+12
Austria
200.20.190.10.1+11
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Georges Hall - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born2,52530.137.62,44630.435.8+79
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds2,21626.434.52,10926.232.2+107
Main English speaking countries
3093.73.13374.23.6-28
Australia
5,40464.456.25,16164.256.7+243
Not stated
4625.56.24275.37.6+35

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

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 Lebanon, Bankstown City: 7.1% Vietnam, Bankstown City: 6.8% Italy, Bankstown City: 1.1% United Kingdom, Bankstown City: 1.3% Greece, Bankstown City: 1.2% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Bankstown City: 1.0% New Zealand, Bankstown City: 1.3% Egypt, Bankstown City: 0.8% China, Bankstown City: 2.9% India, Bankstown City: 0.9% Lebanon, Georges Hall: 5.1% Vietnam, Georges Hall: 4.0% Italy, Georges Hall: 2.0% United Kingdom, Georges Hall: 1.9% Greece, Georges Hall: 1.7% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georges Hall: 1.3% New Zealand, Georges Hall: 1.2% Egypt, Georges Hall: 0.7% China, Georges Hall: 0.7% India, Georges Hall: 0.6%
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 birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 Lebanon, Georges Hall: +38 Vietnam, Georges Hall: +24 Italy, Georges Hall: -12 United Kingdom, Georges Hall: -17 Greece, Georges Hall: -8 Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georges Hall: -36 New Zealand, Georges Hall: -14 Egypt, Georges Hall: -4 China, Georges Hall: +21 India, Georges Hall: +4
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 country of birth of the population in Georges Hall in 2011 compared to Bankstown City shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, as well as a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 30.1% of the population was born overseas, and 26.4% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 37.6% and 34.5% respectively for Bankstown City.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Georges Hall was Lebanon, where 5.1% of the population, or 432 people, were born.

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

  • A smaller percentage of people born in Vietnam (4.0% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in China (0.7% compared to 2.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Lebanon (5.1% compared to 7.1%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 79 or 3.2%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 107 or 5.1%.

There were no major differences in Georges Hall between 2006 and 2011.

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