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In 2011, 45% of people in Albanvale, 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 Albanvale. 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, Albanvale'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
Albanvale - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idVietnam56911.39.856210.49.0+6
map this data in atlas.idMalta1893.72.92284.23.6-39
map this data in atlas.idPhilippines1753.52.91552.92.4+21
Bosnia and Herzegovina
1182.30.81222.30.9-4
map this data in atlas.idIndia1172.34.3671.21.8+50
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
911.81.81282.42.2-37
United Kingdom
721.41.4851.61.6-12
Croatia
681.31.5751.41.8-7
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
621.20.9991.81.3-37
Sudan
591.20.8390.70.7+20
Cyprus
591.20.8851.61.0-26
New Zealand
511.01.3561.01.1-5
Greece
511.01.3651.21.5-13
Egypt
491.00.6460.80.6+3
Italy
481.02.0681.32.4-20
Germany
460.90.6420.80.7+4
China
390.81.1280.50.7+11
East Timor
330.60.5280.50.6+5
Turkey
270.50.4190.40.4+8
Poland
250.50.7300.60.9-5
Lebanon
220.40.4140.30.5+8
Fiji
220.40.3120.20.3+10
Hong Kong
220.40.3250.50.3-3
Chile
200.40.4390.70.5-19
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Albanvale - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born2,38147.146.12,46345.743.3-81
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds2,25144.543.02,31542.940.2-64
Main English speaking countries
1312.63.11482.73.0-17
Australia
2,32145.946.92,46245.749.3-141
Not stated
3506.97.04688.77.5-117

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, City of Brimbank: 9.8% Malta, City of Brimbank: 2.9% Philippines, City of Brimbank: 2.9% Bosnia and Herzegovina, City of Brimbank: 0.8% India, City of Brimbank: 4.3% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, City of Brimbank: 1.8% United Kingdom, City of Brimbank: 1.4% Croatia, City of Brimbank: 1.5% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), City of Brimbank: 0.9% Sudan, City of Brimbank: 0.8% Vietnam, Albanvale: 11.3% Malta, Albanvale: 3.7% Philippines, Albanvale: 3.5% Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albanvale: 2.3% India, Albanvale: 2.3% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Albanvale: 1.8% United Kingdom, Albanvale: 1.4% Croatia, Albanvale: 1.3% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Albanvale: 1.2% Sudan, Albanvale: 1.2%
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, Albanvale: +6 Malta, Albanvale: -39 Philippines, Albanvale: +21 Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albanvale: -4 India, Albanvale: +50 Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Albanvale: -37 United Kingdom, Albanvale: -12 Croatia, Albanvale: -7 Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Albanvale: -37 Sudan, Albanvale: +20
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 Albanvale in 2011 compared to City of Brimbank shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, as well as a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 47.1% of the population was born overseas, and 44.5% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 46.1% and 43.0% respectively for City of Brimbank.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Albanvale was Vietnam, where 11.3% of the population, or 569 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Albanvale and City of Brimbank were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Bosnia and Herzegovina (2.3% compared to 0.8%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Vietnam (11.3% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in India (2.3% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Italy (1.0% compared to 2.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 82 or 3.3%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 64 or 2.8%.

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

  • India (+50 persons)

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