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The three largest ancestries in Clyde - Clyde North in 2011 were English, Australian and Scottish.

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 Clyde - Clyde 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 Clyde - Clyde 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
Clyde - Clyde North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
English
45538.226.636831.726.9+87
Australian
44637.527.248441.731.7-38
map this data in atlas.idScottish1119.46.2907.76.3+22
map this data in atlas.idIrish1079.06.2958.16.4+13
Italian
847.14.0726.24.3+12
Dutch
423.52.6484.23.0-7
German
312.62.8393.33.0-7
Greek
302.51.6282.41.6+1
Indian
221.85.090.73.1+13

Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Clyde - Clyde North - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Not stated665.65.915213.07.9-85

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% Scottish, City of Casey: 6.2% Irish, City of Casey: 6.2% Italian, City of Casey: 4.0% Dutch, City of Casey: 2.6% German, City of Casey: 2.8% Greek, City of Casey: 1.6% Indian, City of Casey: 5.0% English, Clyde - Clyde North: 38.2% Australian, Clyde - Clyde North: 37.5% Scottish, Clyde - Clyde North: 9.4% Irish, Clyde - Clyde North: 9.0% Italian, Clyde - Clyde North: 7.1% Dutch, Clyde - Clyde North: 3.5% German, Clyde - Clyde North: 2.6% Greek, Clyde - Clyde North: 2.5% Indian, Clyde - Clyde North: 1.8%
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, Clyde - Clyde North: +87 Australian, Clyde - Clyde North: -38 Scottish, Clyde - Clyde North: +22 Irish, Clyde - Clyde North: +13 Italian, Clyde - Clyde North: +12 Dutch, Clyde - Clyde North: -7 German, Clyde - Clyde North: -7 Greek, Clyde - Clyde North: +1 Indian, Clyde - Clyde North: +13
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 Clyde - Clyde North in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (455 people or 38.2%)
  • Australian (446 people or 37.5%)
  • Scottish (111 people or 9.4%)
  • Irish (107 people or 9.0%)
  • Italian (84 people or 7.1%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 1,203 responses in total, or 101.20% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Clyde - Clyde North and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of people with English ancestry (38.2% compared to 26.6%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (37.5% compared to 27.2%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Scottish ancestry (9.4% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Indian ancestry (1.8% compared to 5.0%)

Emerging groups

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

  • English (+87 persons)

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