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In 2011, 34% of people in Taylors Ward, 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 Taylors Ward. 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, Taylors Ward'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
Taylors Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idIndia2,1444.34.31,1552.31.8+988
map this data in atlas.idVietnam1,4022.89.81,4322.99.0-31
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
1,2042.41.81,2832.62.2-79
Italy
1,1942.42.01,2692.52.4-74
map this data in atlas.idPhilippines1,1392.32.91,0162.02.4+123
map this data in atlas.idMalta1,1202.32.91,2662.53.6-146
Croatia
9261.91.51,1242.21.8-198
United Kingdom
7391.51.48271.61.6-88
Greece
6221.31.36461.31.5-24
Sri Lanka
5501.10.73850.80.5+165
Cyprus
5331.10.85281.11.0+5
New Zealand
5191.01.33890.81.1+130
Egypt
4921.00.64300.90.6+62
East Timor
4250.90.54831.00.6-58
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
4020.80.95041.01.3-102
Lebanon
3260.70.43640.70.5-38
Poland
3200.60.73510.70.9-31
China
3080.61.12040.40.7+105
Bosnia and Herzegovina
2700.50.82700.50.90
Germany
2000.40.62270.50.7-27
Turkey
1860.40.42270.50.4-41
Malaysia
1660.30.41430.30.3+23
Chile
1580.30.41880.40.5-30
South Africa
1440.30.11430.30.1+1
Pakistan
1260.30.4960.20.2+30
Fiji
1140.20.31170.20.3-3
Argentina
1030.20.21470.30.2-44
Singapore
950.20.1820.20.1+13
Romania
920.20.2910.20.2+1
Syria
920.20.1730.10.1+19
Laos
900.20.2890.20.2+2
Sudan
850.20.8740.10.7+11
Hong Kong
830.20.3890.20.3-6
Iraq
830.20.1580.10.1+25
Portugal
820.20.1890.20.2-7
Ukraine
790.20.1550.10.2+24
El Salvador
770.20.3730.10.3+4
United States of America
740.10.1260.10.1+48
Slovenia
680.10.1490.10.2+19
Netherlands
630.10.1740.10.2-10
Indonesia
620.10.2760.20.1-14
Spain
590.10.1590.10.10
Samoa
590.10.2390.10.2+20
Mauritius
580.10.1610.10.1-3
Uruguay
520.10.1610.10.1-9
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Taylors Ward - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Brimbank %Number%City of Brimbank %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born18,29136.846.117,40734.743.3+885
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds16,73333.643.015,91531.740.2+819
Main English speaking countries
1,5583.13.11,4923.03.0+66
Australia
28,93358.246.929,84759.549.3-915
Not stated
2,5205.17.02,9035.87.5-384

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 India, City of Brimbank: 4.3% Vietnam, City of Brimbank: 9.8% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, City of Brimbank: 1.8% Italy, City of Brimbank: 2.0% Philippines, City of Brimbank: 2.9% Malta, City of Brimbank: 2.9% Croatia, City of Brimbank: 1.5% United Kingdom, City of Brimbank: 1.4% Greece, City of Brimbank: 1.3% Sri Lanka, City of Brimbank: 0.7% India, Taylors Ward: 4.3% Vietnam, Taylors Ward: 2.8% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Taylors Ward: 2.4% Italy, Taylors Ward: 2.4% Philippines, Taylors Ward: 2.3% Malta, Taylors Ward: 2.3% Croatia, Taylors Ward: 1.9% United Kingdom, Taylors Ward: 1.5% Greece, Taylors Ward: 1.3% Sri Lanka, Taylors Ward: 1.1%
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 India, Taylors Ward: +988 Vietnam, Taylors Ward: -31 Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Taylors Ward: -79 Italy, Taylors Ward: -74 Philippines, Taylors Ward: +123 Malta, Taylors Ward: -146 Croatia, Taylors Ward: -198 United Kingdom, Taylors Ward: -88 Greece, Taylors Ward: -24 Sri Lanka, Taylors Ward: +165
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 Taylors Ward in 2011 compared to City of Brimbank 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, 36.8% of the population was born overseas, and 33.6% 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 Taylors Ward was India, where 4.3% of the population, or 2,144 people, were born.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Taylors Ward and City of Brimbank was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in Vietnam (2.8% compared to 9.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 884 or 5.1%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 818 or 5.1%.

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

  • India (+988 persons)
  • Croatia (-198 persons)
  • Sri Lanka (+165 persons)
  • Malta (-146 persons)

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