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Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon

Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon in 2011 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 Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon 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 Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon'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
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
English
1,56127.428.51,27723.626.7+284
Australian
1,53727.026.81,58129.230.5-44
map this data in atlas.idItalian61410.813.359811.113.2+16
German
3586.35.53185.95.5+40
Serbian
3586.31.83807.01.8-22
Scottish
3436.06.52925.45.9+51
map this data in atlas.idIrish3305.86.83095.76.5+21
Greek
2434.36.22194.06.3+24
Polish
2183.81.92725.02.1-54
Ukrainian
1522.70.91562.90.9-4
Croatian
1182.11.21062.01.2+12
Russian
981.70.81102.00.8-12
Chinese
961.72.6761.42.1+20
Dutch
781.41.1731.31.1+5
Vietnamese
761.32.4611.12.0+15
Filipino
611.10.8330.60.5+28
Indian
440.82.0190.40.7+25
Welsh
280.50.5340.60.5-6
Macedonian
270.50.450.10.4+22
Lebanese
240.40.3230.40.3+1
Bosnian
220.40.3230.40.3-1
Australian Aboriginal
220.40.3150.30.3+7
Portuguese
210.40.2120.20.2+9
Maltese
200.40.6200.40.60
Austrian
200.40.2300.60.2-10
Hungarian
200.40.4140.30.4+6
Inadequately Described
200.40.5190.40.4+1
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
Not stated4457.85.53787.06.7+67

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 Charles Sturt: 28.5% Australian, City of Charles Sturt: 26.8% Italian, City of Charles Sturt: 13.3% Serbian, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% German, City of Charles Sturt: 5.5% Scottish, City of Charles Sturt: 6.5% Irish, City of Charles Sturt: 6.8% Greek, City of Charles Sturt: 6.2% Polish, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% Ukrainian, City of Charles Sturt: 0.9% English, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 27.4% Australian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 27.0% Italian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 10.8% Serbian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 6.3% German, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 6.3% Scottish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 6.0% Irish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 5.8% Greek, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 4.3% Polish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 3.8% Ukrainian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 2.7%
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, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +284 Australian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -44 Italian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +16 Serbian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -22 German, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +40 Scottish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +51 Irish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +21 Greek, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +24 Polish, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -54 Ukrainian, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -4
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the ancestry responses of the population in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (1,561 people or 27.4%)
  • Australian (1,537 people or 27.0%)
  • Italian (614 people or 10.8%)
  • German (358 people or 6.3%)
  • Serbian (358 people or 6.3%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 4,428 responses in total, or 77.75% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Serbian ancestry (6.3% compared to 1.8%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Polish ancestry (3.8% compared to 1.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Italian ancestry (10.8% compared to 13.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with Greek ancestry (4.3% 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 (+284 persons)
  • Polish (-54 persons)
  • Scottish (+51 persons)

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