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Botanic Ridge - Junction Village

Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in Botanic Ridge - Junction Village in 2011 were English, Australian and Irish.

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 Botanic Ridge - Junction Village 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 Botanic Ridge - Junction Village'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
Botanic Ridge - Junction Village - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
English
1,15341.226.634733.126.9+806
Australian
1,08738.927.244942.831.7+639
map this data in atlas.idIrish2649.46.2868.26.4+178
map this data in atlas.idScottish2629.46.2848.06.3+178
Italian
1264.54.0524.94.3+74
German
1003.62.8323.13.0+68
Dutch
843.02.6353.43.0+49
Maltese
381.40.800.00.9+38
New Zealander
291.00.700.00.7+29
Serbian
271.01.350.51.4+22
Welsh
230.80.460.60.4+17
American
200.70.270.70.2+13
Spanish
200.70.730.30.7+17
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Botanic Ridge - Junction Village - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Not stated1625.85.914313.67.9+19

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 English, City of Casey: 26.6% Australian, City of Casey: 27.2% Irish, City of Casey: 6.2% Scottish, City of Casey: 6.2% Italian, City of Casey: 4.0% German, City of Casey: 2.8% Dutch, City of Casey: 2.6% Maltese, City of Casey: 0.8% New Zealander, City of Casey: 0.7% Serbian, City of Casey: 1.3% English, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 41.2% Australian, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 38.9% Irish, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 9.4% Scottish, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 9.4% Italian, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 4.5% German, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 3.6% Dutch, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 3.0% Maltese, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 1.4% New Zealander, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 1.0% Serbian, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 1.0%
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 English, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +806 Australian, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +639 Irish, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +178 Scottish, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +178 Italian, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +74 German, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +68 Dutch, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +49 Maltese, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +38 New Zealander, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +29 Serbian, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +22
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 Botanic Ridge - Junction Village in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (1,153 people or 41.2%)
  • Australian (1,087 people or 38.9%)
  • Irish (264 people or 9.4%)
  • Scottish (262 people or 9.4%)
  • Italian (126 people or 4.5%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 2,892 responses in total, or 103.40% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Botanic Ridge - Junction Village and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of people with English ancestry (41.2% compared to 26.6%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (38.9% compared to 27.2%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Irish ancestry (9.4% compared to 6.2%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Scottish ancestry (9.4% compared to 6.2%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • English (+806 persons)
  • Australian (+639 persons)
  • Irish (+178 persons)
  • Scottish (+178 persons)

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