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In 2016, 22% of people in Seaton (South), 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 Seaton (South). 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, Seaton (South)'s Country of Birth data should be viewed together with Ancestry, Language Spoken at Home and Religion.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of individual birthplace 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:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
Seaton (South) - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idItaly3777.53.04469.03.7-69
United Kingdom
1543.14.51633.34.8-9
map this data in atlas.idIndia1342.72.4881.82.0+46
map this data in atlas.idGreece1182.31.61222.51.9-4
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
390.80.7450.90.8-6
Bosnia and Herzegovina
370.70.5481.00.5-11
China
370.71.3330.71.0+4
Vietnam
350.72.1380.81.8-3
Croatia
270.50.5430.90.6-16
Philippines
260.50.8300.60.6-4
South Africa
240.50.3130.30.3+11
Germany
220.40.7390.80.7-17
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Seaton (South) - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,29625.827.51,41028.527.2-114
Non-English speaking backgrounds
1,08621.621.31,19624.220.9-110
Main English speaking countries
2104.26.12144.36.3-4
Australia
3,44568.566.93,31667.168.0+129
Not stated
2885.75.62134.34.7+75

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

Birthplace, 2016
Birthplace, 2016 Italy, City of Charles Sturt: 3.0% United Kingdom, City of Charles Sturt: 4.5% India, City of Charles Sturt: 2.4% Greece, City of Charles Sturt: 1.6% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% China, City of Charles Sturt: 1.3% Bosnia and Herzegovina, City of Charles Sturt: 0.5% Vietnam, City of Charles Sturt: 2.1% Croatia, City of Charles Sturt: 0.5% Philippines, City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% Italy, Seaton (South): 7.5% United Kingdom, Seaton (South): 3.1% India, Seaton (South): 2.7% Greece, Seaton (South): 2.3% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Seaton (South): 0.8% China, Seaton (South): 0.7% Bosnia and Herzegovina, Seaton (South): 0.7% Vietnam, Seaton (South): 0.7% Croatia, Seaton (South): 0.5% Philippines, Seaton (South): 0.5%
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 birthplace, 2011 to 2016
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016 Italy, Seaton (South): -69 United Kingdom, Seaton (South): -9 India, Seaton (South): +46 Greece, Seaton (South): -4 Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Seaton (South): -6 China, Seaton (South): +4 Bosnia and Herzegovina, Seaton (South): -11 Vietnam, Seaton (South): -3 Croatia, Seaton (South): -16 Philippines, Seaton (South): -4
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 country of birth of the population in Seaton (South) in 2016 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, 25.8% of the population was born overseas, and 21.6% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 27.5% and 21.3% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Seaton (South) was Italy, where 7.5% of the population, or 377 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Seaton (South) and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Italy (7.5% compared to 3.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (3.1% compared to 4.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Vietnam (0.7% compared to 2.1%)

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas decreased by 114 or 8.1%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 110 or 9.2%.

The largest change in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2011 and 2016 was for those born in:

  • Italy (-69 persons)

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