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Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair

Birthplace

In 2011, 21% of people in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair, 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 Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair. 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, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair'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
Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
2243.74.82604.54.9-36
map this data in atlas.idIndia2073.42.0490.80.6+158
map this data in atlas.idItaly1973.33.71943.34.1+3
Vietnam
991.61.8951.61.8+4
China
811.31.0400.70.6+41
map this data in atlas.idGreece631.01.9871.52.1-24
Croatia
560.90.6661.10.8-10
New Zealand
480.80.7290.50.6+19
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
430.70.8561.00.8-13
Germany
420.70.7380.70.9+4
Philippines
370.60.6150.30.3+22
Poland
230.40.7280.50.8-5
Lebanon
200.30.1160.30.1+4
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - 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 born1,57326.027.21,29322.325.5+280
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1,26320.920.997316.819.2+290
Main English speaking countries
3105.16.33205.56.3-10
Australia
4,23770.268.04,16571.868.4+72
Not stated
2293.84.73435.96.2-114

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% India, City of Charles Sturt: 2.0% Italy, City of Charles Sturt: 3.7% Vietnam, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% China, City of Charles Sturt: 1.0% Greece, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% Croatia, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% New Zealand, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% Germany, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% United Kingdom, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 3.7% India, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 3.4% Italy, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 3.3% Vietnam, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.6% China, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.3% Greece, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 1.0% Croatia, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 0.9% New Zealand, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 0.8% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 0.7% Germany, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 0.7%
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, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -36 India, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +158 Italy, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +3 Vietnam, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +4 China, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +41 Greece, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -24 Croatia, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -10 New Zealand, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +19 Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: -13 Germany, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: +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 country of birth of the population in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, and a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 26.0% of the population was born overseas, and 20.9% 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 Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in India (3.4% compared to 2.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (3.7% compared to 4.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 280 or 21.7%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 290 or 29.8%.

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

  • India (+158 persons)

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