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The three largest ancestries in Hampton Park in 2011 were English, Australian and Indian.

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 Hampton Park 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 Hampton Park'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
Hampton Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
English
4,36818.426.64,58720.726.9-219
Australian
4,17617.627.25,03822.731.7-862
Indian
1,9958.45.01,3306.03.1+665
Sinhalese
1,2265.23.59324.22.7+294
map this data in atlas.idIrish9964.26.21,0214.66.4-25
map this data in atlas.idScottish9734.16.21,0154.66.3-42
Chinese
8913.83.27183.22.6+173
Filipino
8733.71.86623.01.3+211
Mauritian
7903.31.56623.01.3+128
Afghan
6722.81.91400.60.9+532
Khmer (Cambodian)
5682.40.83841.70.6+184
Italian
5162.24.05902.74.3-74
Samoan
5162.20.93651.60.6+151
Serbian
4702.01.34402.01.4+30
German
4471.92.85072.33.0-60
Maori
4111.70.93501.60.7+61
Vietnamese
3601.50.72641.20.6+96
Dutch
3581.52.64261.93.0-68
Anglo-Indian
3471.50.53061.40.4+41
Cook Islander
2731.10.41290.60.2+144
French
2631.10.73091.40.8-46
Other Central Asian
2581.10.540.00.1+254
Romanian
2561.10.82191.00.7+37
Greek
2511.11.62571.21.6-6
Turkish
2451.00.72461.10.7-1
Inadequately Described
2200.90.61470.70.4+73
Polish
2140.91.02070.91.1+7
Croatian
2060.91.02411.11.1-35
Spanish
2050.90.71920.90.7+13
Fijian
1680.70.4690.30.1+99
New Zealander
1640.70.71360.60.7+28
Bosnian
1630.70.31510.70.3+12
Hungarian
1590.70.92030.90.9-44
Chilean
1490.60.51780.80.5-29
Maltese
1450.60.81460.70.9-1
Sudanese
1220.50.4510.20.2+71
Other Indian subcontinent
1180.50.3850.40.2+33
Lebanese
1120.50.61530.70.6-41
Salvadoran
1000.40.2960.40.2+4
South African
960.40.71000.50.6-4
Pakistani
950.40.3330.10.2+62
Timorese
900.40.31060.50.3-16
Portuguese
870.40.3960.40.3-9
Other Oceanian (inc. Melanesia & Micronesia)
820.30.1540.20.1+28
Russian
800.30.4670.30.4+13
Indonesian
780.30.2670.30.2+11
Punjabi
720.30.260.00.1+66
Malay
670.30.2340.20.1+33
Lao
660.30.1560.30.1+10
Tamil
620.30.3180.10.1+44
Welsh
590.20.4670.30.4-8
Macedonian
590.20.2240.10.2+35
Egyptian
580.20.5680.30.3-10
Albanian
570.20.2310.10.2+26
Iraqi
500.20.1590.30.1-9
Australian Aboriginal
450.20.1290.10.1+16
Armenian
420.20.2590.30.2-17
Other Southern and East African
400.20.2130.10.1+27
Thai
390.20.2280.10.1+11
Seychellois
370.20.1400.20.1-3
Bengali
370.20.1220.10.1+15
Arab not further described
350.10.1270.10.1+8
Austrian
330.10.2490.20.2-16
Other Polynesian
330.10.1120.10.0+21
Ukrainian
310.10.2240.10.1+7
American
280.10.2270.10.2+1
Central and West African
280.10.130.00.0+25
Danish
280.10.1150.10.2+13
Tongan
270.10.1230.10.1+4
Other North American
270.10.1380.20.1-11
Iranian
260.10.1280.10.1-2
Ethiopian
260.10.1180.10.0+8
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Hampton Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Not stated1,6947.15.92,0959.57.9-401

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% Indian, City of Casey: 5.0% Sinhalese, City of Casey: 3.5% Irish, City of Casey: 6.2% Scottish, City of Casey: 6.2% Chinese, City of Casey: 3.2% Filipino, City of Casey: 1.8% Mauritian, City of Casey: 1.5% Afghan, City of Casey: 1.9% English, Hampton Park: 18.4% Australian, Hampton Park: 17.6% Indian, Hampton Park: 8.4% Sinhalese, Hampton Park: 5.2% Irish, Hampton Park: 4.2% Scottish, Hampton Park: 4.1% Chinese, Hampton Park: 3.8% Filipino, Hampton Park: 3.7% Mauritian, Hampton Park: 3.3% Afghan, Hampton Park: 2.8%
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, Hampton Park: -219 Australian, Hampton Park: -862 Indian, Hampton Park: +665 Sinhalese, Hampton Park: +294 Irish, Hampton Park: -25 Scottish, Hampton Park: -42 Chinese, Hampton Park: +173 Filipino, Hampton Park: +211 Mauritian, Hampton Park: +128 Afghan, Hampton Park: +532
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 Hampton Park in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (4,368 people or 18.4%)
  • Australian (4,176 people or 17.6%)
  • Indian (1,995 people or 8.4%)
  • Sinhalese (1,226 people or 5.2%)
  • Irish (996 people or 4.2%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 12,761 responses in total, or 53.73% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Hampton Park and the City of Casey were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Indian ancestry (8.4% compared to 5.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Australian ancestry (17.6% compared to 27.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with English ancestry (18.4% compared to 26.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Scottish ancestry (4.1% compared to 6.2%)

Emerging groups

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

  • Australian (-862 persons)
  • Indian (+665 persons)
  • Afghan (+532 persons)
  • Sinhalese (+294 persons)

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