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Keilor Lodge - Keilor North

Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in Keilor Lodge - Keilor North in 2011 were Italian, Australian and English.

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 Keilor Lodge - Keilor North 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 Keilor Lodge - Keilor North'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
Keilor Lodge - Keilor North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idItalian41222.37.037320.27.8+39
Australian
38220.712.943523.515.1-53
English
31917.311.831116.811.8+8
Croatian
1095.92.9925.03.5+17
Maltese
1065.76.71256.78.1-19
Irish
1025.53.1874.73.2+15
Greek
975.33.9975.24.60
Scottish
774.22.5623.32.5+15
Indian
613.34.3593.22.2+2
Chinese
432.35.9492.65.1-6
Sinhalese
432.30.8281.50.6+15
Lebanese
422.31.0432.41.1-1
Macedonian
412.23.3512.83.7-10
Serbian
311.71.4291.61.6+2
German
251.41.8512.82.0-26
map this data in atlas.idVietnamese241.312.8150.810.7+9
Turkish
221.21.5271.51.8-5
Egyptian
221.20.6221.20.60
Spanish
211.10.8211.20.90
Malay
201.10.170.40.1+13
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Keilor Lodge - Keilor North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
Not stated764.19.21055.710.0-29

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 Italian, City of Brimbank: 7.0% Australian, City of Brimbank: 12.9% English, City of Brimbank: 11.8% Croatian, City of Brimbank: 2.9% Maltese, City of Brimbank: 6.7% Irish, City of Brimbank: 3.1% Greek, City of Brimbank: 3.9% Scottish, City of Brimbank: 2.5% Indian, City of Brimbank: 4.3% Chinese, City of Brimbank: 5.9% Italian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 22.3% Australian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 20.7% English, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 17.3% Croatian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.9% Maltese, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.7% Irish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.5% Greek, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.3% Scottish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 4.2% Indian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 3.3% Chinese, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 2.3%
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 Italian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +39 Australian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -53 English, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +8 Croatian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +17 Maltese, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -19 Irish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +15 Greek, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 0 Scottish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +15 Indian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +2 Chinese, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -6
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 Keilor Lodge - Keilor North in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • Italian (412 people or 22.3%)
  • Australian (382 people or 20.7%)
  • English (319 people or 17.3%)
  • Croatian (109 people or 5.9%)
  • Maltese (106 people or 5.7%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 1,328 responses in total, or 72.02% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Keilor Lodge - Keilor North and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Italian ancestry (22.3% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (20.7% compared to 12.9%)
  • A larger percentage of people with English ancestry (17.3% compared to 11.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Vietnamese ancestry (1.3% compared to 12.8%)

Emerging groups

The largest change in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 was:

  • Australian (-53 persons)

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