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Bay Street Major Activity Centre

Birthplace

In 2011, 14% of people in Bay Street Major Activity Centre, 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 Bay Street Major Activity Centre. 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, Bay Street Major Activity Centre'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
Bay Street Major Activity Centre - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
1346.57.31216.46.5+13
New Zealand
361.71.9251.31.8+11
map this data in atlas.idChina281.41.080.40.6+20
United States of America
221.10.9251.30.8-2
Poland
200.90.6110.60.6+9

Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Bay Street Major Activity Centre - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born50824.624.342122.322.2+86
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds28513.812.320410.811.4+82
Main English speaking countries
22310.812.021811.510.8+5
Australia
1,36065.970.81,36672.271.7-6
Not stated
1979.54.91055.66.2+92

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 United Kingdom, City of Bayside: 7.3% New Zealand, City of Bayside: 1.9% China, City of Bayside: 1.0% United States of America, City of Bayside: 0.9% Poland, City of Bayside: 0.6% United Kingdom, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 6.5% New Zealand, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 1.7% China, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 1.4% United States of America, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 1.1% Poland, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: 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 United Kingdom, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +13 New Zealand, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +11 China, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +20 United States of America, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: -2 Poland, Bay Street Major Activity Centre: +9
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 Bay Street Major Activity Centre in 2011 compared to City of Bayside shows that there was a similar proportion of people born overseas, and a similar proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 24.6% of the population was born overseas, and 13.8% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 24.3% and 12.3% respectively for City of Bayside.

There were no major differences between Bay Street Major Activity Centre and City of Bayside in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 87 or 20.7%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 81 or 39.7%.

There were no major differences in Bay Street Major Activity Centre between 2006 and 2011.

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