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Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park

Ancestry

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The three largest ancestries in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2016 were English, Australian and Italian.

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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman 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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman 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.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of ancestry groups and totals derived from them may differ slightly from those published by the ABS. For more information see notes on data confidentiality.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
AncestryNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
English
3,74125.929.23,30023.928.5+441
Australian
3,36623.326.13,21723.326.8+149
map this data in atlas.idItalian3,26822.613.13,24723.513.3+21
Greek
1,53510.66.01,54511.26.2-10
map this data in atlas.idIrish8245.77.57525.46.8+72
Scottish
8125.67.06965.06.5+116
German
7114.95.86074.45.5+104
Chinese
4833.33.24163.02.6+67
Indian
3342.32.72631.92.0+71
Polish
2231.51.81891.41.9+34
Serbian
1671.21.71481.11.8+19
Maltese
1391.00.61421.00.6-3
Dutch
1220.81.01110.81.1+11
Filipino
1180.81.1760.50.8+42
Macedonian
1170.80.41591.10.4-42
Croatian
1060.71.21431.01.2-37
Vietnamese
900.62.7870.62.4+3
Cypriot
800.60.4610.40.3+19
Inadequately Described
800.60.6470.30.5+33
Bulgarian
760.50.2670.50.2+9
Spanish
710.50.4420.30.3+29
Ukrainian
670.50.8760.50.9-9
Russian
620.40.7840.60.8-22
Welsh
530.40.6690.50.5-16
Portuguese
490.30.4310.20.2+18
Khmer (Cambodian)
440.30.3330.20.2+11
French
400.30.4460.30.4-6
Hungarian
380.30.4340.20.4+4
Bosnian
380.30.4400.30.3-2
Lebanese
380.30.3370.30.3+1
Pakistani
360.20.3160.10.1+20
South African
360.20.2370.30.2-1
Iranian
350.20.3120.10.1+23
Egyptian
330.20.2200.10.1+13
Slovene
310.20.2270.20.2+4
Other Indian subcontinent
310.20.390.10.2+22
Albanian
260.20.2260.20.20
Afghan
240.20.2120.10.2+12
Arab not further described
240.20.2260.20.1-2
Sudanese
240.20.2160.10.2+8
Swedish
220.20.2240.20.2-2
New Zealander
220.20.3260.20.3-4
Punjabi
210.10.2210.20.10
American
210.10.2330.20.2-12
Thai
210.10.2130.10.1+8
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Not stated5453.85.04913.55.5+54

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2016
Ancestry, 2016 English, City of Charles Sturt: 29.2% Australian, City of Charles Sturt: 26.1% Italian, City of Charles Sturt: 13.1% Greek, City of Charles Sturt: 6.0% Irish, City of Charles Sturt: 7.5% Scottish, City of Charles Sturt: 7.0% German, City of Charles Sturt: 5.8% Chinese, City of Charles Sturt: 3.2% Indian, City of Charles Sturt: 2.7% Polish, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% English, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 25.9% Australian, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 23.3% Italian, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 22.6% Greek, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 10.6% Irish, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 5.7% Scottish, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 5.6% German, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 4.9% Chinese, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 3.3% Indian, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 2.3% Polish, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 1.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016 English, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +441 Australian, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +149 Italian, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +21 Greek, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -10 Irish, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +72 Scottish, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +116 German, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +104 Chinese, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +67 Indian, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +71 Polish, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +34
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2016 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (3,741 people or 25.9%)
  • Australian (3,366 people or 23.3%)
  • Italian (3,268 people or 22.6%)
  • Greek (1,535 people or 10.6%)
  • Irish (824 people or 5.7%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 12,734 responses in total, or 88.20% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Italian ancestry (22.6% compared to 13.1%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Greek ancestry (10.6% compared to 6.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with English ancestry (25.9% compared to 29.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Australian ancestry (23.3% compared to 26.1%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • English (+441 persons)
  • Australian (+149 persons)
  • Scottish (+116 persons)
  • German (+104 persons)

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