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Revesby - Revesby Heights

Birthplace

In 2011, 27% of people in Revesby - Revesby Heights, 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 Revesby - Revesby Heights. 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, Revesby - Revesby Heights'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
Revesby - Revesby Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idVietnam5623.96.84243.26.3+138
China
4933.42.93953.02.4+98
map this data in atlas.idLebanon4393.07.13882.97.1+51
United Kingdom
2631.81.33122.31.6-50
New Zealand
2631.81.32271.71.4+36
India
2531.70.91751.30.7+78
Egypt
1741.20.81461.10.7+28
Greece
1721.21.21741.31.4-2
Philippines
1601.10.8950.70.7+64
Hong Kong
1250.90.5890.70.5+37
Indonesia
1050.70.5580.40.4+47
Italy
960.71.1830.61.2+13
Malta
720.50.2430.30.3+29
Malaysia
700.50.3540.40.3+16
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
670.51.0420.31.0+25
Fiji
630.40.6610.50.6+2
Germany
520.40.3510.40.4+1
Thailand
500.30.2340.30.2+17
Mauritius
480.30.2310.20.2+17
Croatia
460.30.2280.20.3+18
South Korea
390.30.6360.30.6+3
Ireland
360.30.2420.30.2-6
South Africa
350.20.2370.30.2-2
Turkey
330.20.2200.20.2+12
Nepal
330.20.110.00.0+32
Cyprus
330.20.3290.20.4+5
Singapore
320.20.1230.20.1+9
Poland
300.20.3390.30.4-9
Iraq
290.20.6180.10.4+10
Cambodia
270.20.2160.10.2+11
United States of America
250.20.1190.10.1+6
Netherlands
250.20.1330.20.1-8
Sudan
240.20.1250.20.1-1
Syria
240.20.5100.10.4+13
Chile
220.20.2150.10.2+7
Sri Lanka
200.10.2140.10.2+6
Japan
200.10.1110.10.1+8
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Revesby - Revesby Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born4,52431.137.63,70927.835.8+815
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds3,88926.834.53,06522.932.2+824
Main English speaking countries
6354.43.16444.83.6-9
Australia
9,18663.256.28,88766.556.7+299
Not stated
8165.66.27635.77.6+53

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 Vietnam, Bankstown City: 6.8% China, Bankstown City: 2.9% Lebanon, Bankstown City: 7.1% United Kingdom, Bankstown City: 1.3% New Zealand, Bankstown City: 1.3% India, Bankstown City: 0.9% Egypt, Bankstown City: 0.8% Greece, Bankstown City: 1.2% Philippines, Bankstown City: 0.8% Hong Kong, Bankstown City: 0.5% Vietnam, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 3.9% China, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 3.4% Lebanon, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 3.0% United Kingdom, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.8% New Zealand, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.8% India, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.7% Egypt, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.2% Greece, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.2% Philippines, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 1.1% Hong Kong, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 0.9%
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 Vietnam, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +138 China, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +98 Lebanon, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +51 United Kingdom, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -50 New Zealand, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +36 India, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +78 Egypt, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +28 Greece, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -2 Philippines, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +64 Hong Kong, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +37
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 Revesby - Revesby Heights 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, 31.1% of the population was born overseas, and 26.8% 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 Revesby - Revesby Heights was Vietnam, where 3.9% of the population, or 562 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Revesby - Revesby Heights and Bankstown City were:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in Lebanon (3.0% compared to 7.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Vietnam (3.9% compared to 6.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 815 or 22.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 824 or 26.9%.

The largest changes in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were for those born in:

  • Vietnam (+138 persons)
  • China (+98 persons)
  • India (+78 persons)
  • Philippines (+64 persons)

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