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Keilor Lodge - Keilor North

Ancestry

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The three largest ancestries in Keilor Lodge - Keilor North in 2016 were Italian, English and Australian.

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.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of ancestry groups and totals derived from them may differ slightly from those published by the ABS. For more information see notes on data confidentiality.

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)20162011Change
AncestryNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idItalian38721.16.541222.37.0-25
English
36419.811.731917.311.8+45
Australian
33518.212.438220.712.9-47
Irish
1357.33.31025.53.1+33
Greek
1075.83.6975.33.9+10
Maltese
1065.85.71065.76.70
Croatian
1005.42.51095.92.9-9
Scottish
884.82.5774.22.5+11
Indian
542.94.9613.34.3-7
Macedonian
482.62.9412.23.3+7
Polish
402.21.4191.01.6+21
Lebanese
392.11.0422.31.0-3
German
372.01.7251.41.8+12
Chinese
321.76.5432.35.9-11
Sinhalese
301.61.0432.30.8-13
Turkish
301.61.3221.21.5+8
map this data in atlas.idVietnamese271.516.0241.312.8+3
Serbian
261.41.3311.71.4-5
Egyptian
231.30.6221.20.6+1
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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)20162011Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2011 to 2016
Not stated1085.96.8764.19.2+32

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2016
Ancestry, 2016 Italian, City of Brimbank: 6.5% English, City of Brimbank: 11.7% Australian, City of Brimbank: 12.4% Irish, City of Brimbank: 3.3% Greek, City of Brimbank: 3.6% Maltese, City of Brimbank: 5.7% Croatian, City of Brimbank: 2.5% Scottish, City of Brimbank: 2.5% Indian, City of Brimbank: 4.9% Macedonian, City of Brimbank: 2.9% Italian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 21.1% English, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 19.8% Australian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 18.2% Irish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 7.3% Greek, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.8% Maltese, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.8% Croatian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 5.4% Scottish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 4.8% Indian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 2.9% Macedonian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 2.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016 Italian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -25 English, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +45 Australian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -47 Irish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +33 Greek, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +10 Maltese, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: 0 Croatian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -9 Scottish, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +11 Indian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: -7 Macedonian, Keilor Lodge - Keilor North: +7
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • Italian (387 people or 21.1%)
  • English (364 people or 19.8%)
  • Australian (335 people or 18.2%)
  • Irish (135 people or 7.3%)
  • Greek (107 people or 5.8%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 1,328 responses in total, or 72.25% 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 (21.1% compared to 6.5%)
  • A larger percentage of people with English ancestry (19.8% compared to 11.7%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (18.2% compared to 12.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Vietnamese ancestry (1.5% compared to 16.0%)

Emerging groups

There were no major differences in Keilor Lodge - Keilor North between 2011 and 2016.

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