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In 2011, 23% of people in Brompton and District, came from countries where English was not their first language.

Country of Birth data identifies where people were born and is indicative of the level of cultural diversity in Brompton and District. The mix of Country of Birth groups is also indicative of historical settlement patterns, as source countries for Australia's immigration program have varied significantly over time.

To get a more complete picture of cultural and ethnic characteristics, Brompton and District's Country of Birth data should be viewed together with Ancestry, Language Spoken at Home and Religion.

Derived from the Census question:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
Brompton and District - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
2225.34.82185.94.9+4
map this data in atlas.idGreece1603.81.91674.52.1-7
China
1122.71.0431.20.6+69
Vietnam
962.31.8862.31.8+10
map this data in atlas.idIndia621.52.0310.80.6+31
New Zealand
421.00.7501.30.6-8
Poland
380.90.7280.80.8+10
map this data in atlas.idItaly360.93.7441.24.1-8
Malaysia
300.70.3100.30.2+20
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
250.60.8320.90.8-7
Ukraine
250.60.2200.50.3+5
Germany
210.50.7240.60.9-3
Philippines
200.50.6170.50.3+3
Kenya
200.50.130.10.1+17
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Brompton and District - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,29030.627.21,07929.125.5+211
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds98823.520.978421.119.2+204
Main English speaking countries
3027.26.32957.96.3+7
Australia
2,64462.868.02,37464.068.4+270
Not stated
2776.64.72587.06.2+19

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 United Kingdom, City of Charles Sturt: 4.8% Greece, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% China, City of Charles Sturt: 1.0% Vietnam, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% India, City of Charles Sturt: 2.0% New Zealand, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Poland, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Italy, City of Charles Sturt: 3.7% Malaysia, City of Charles Sturt: 0.3% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% United Kingdom, Brompton and District: 5.3% Greece, Brompton and District: 3.8% China, Brompton and District: 2.7% Vietnam, Brompton and District: 2.3% India, Brompton and District: 1.5% New Zealand, Brompton and District: 1.0% Poland, Brompton and District: 0.9% Italy, Brompton and District: 0.9% Malaysia, Brompton and District: 0.7% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Brompton and District: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Brompton and District: +4 Greece, Brompton and District: -7 China, Brompton and District: +69 Vietnam, Brompton and District: +10 India, Brompton and District: +31 New Zealand, Brompton and District: -8 Poland, Brompton and District: +10 Italy, Brompton and District: -8 Malaysia, Brompton and District: +20 Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Brompton and District: -7
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 country of birth of the population in Brompton and District in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, as well as a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 30.6% of the population was born overseas, and 23.5% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 27.2% and 20.9% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Brompton and District and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Greece (3.8% compared to 1.9%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in China (2.7% compared to 1.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Italy (0.9% compared to 3.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 211 or 19.6%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 204 or 26.0%.

The largest change in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 was for those born in:

  • China (+69 persons)

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