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In 2011, 21% of people in Woodville West, 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 Woodville West. 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, Woodville West'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
Woodville West - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idIndia1073.82.0301.00.6+77
United Kingdom
983.54.81083.74.9-10
map this data in atlas.idItaly782.83.7712.44.1+7
Poland
321.10.7321.10.80
Vietnam
281.01.8311.11.8-3
Croatia
281.00.6401.40.8-12
map this data in atlas.idGreece271.01.9361.22.1-9
New Zealand
260.90.7250.90.6+1
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
260.90.8281.00.8-2
Bosnia and Herzegovina
250.90.5140.50.5+11
China
220.81.0140.50.6+8
Philippines
220.80.670.20.3+15
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Woodville West - 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 born73926.327.266422.925.5+75
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds58420.820.950617.519.2+78
Main English speaking countries
1555.56.31585.46.3-3
Australia
1,99370.968.02,01969.768.4-26
Not stated
812.94.72157.46.2-135

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 India, City of Charles Sturt: 2.0% United Kingdom, City of Charles Sturt: 4.8% Italy, City of Charles Sturt: 3.7% Poland, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Vietnam, City of Charles Sturt: 1.8% Croatia, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% Greece, City of Charles Sturt: 1.9% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% New Zealand, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Bosnia and Herzegovina, City of Charles Sturt: 0.5% India, Woodville West: 3.8% United Kingdom, Woodville West: 3.5% Italy, Woodville West: 2.8% Poland, Woodville West: 1.1% Vietnam, Woodville West: 1.0% Croatia, Woodville West: 1.0% Greece, Woodville West: 1.0% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Woodville West: 0.9% New Zealand, Woodville West: 0.9% Bosnia and Herzegovina, Woodville West: 0.9%
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 India, Woodville West: +77 United Kingdom, Woodville West: -10 Italy, Woodville West: +7 Poland, Woodville West: 0 Vietnam, Woodville West: -3 Croatia, Woodville West: -12 Greece, Woodville West: -9 Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Woodville West: -2 New Zealand, Woodville West: +1 Bosnia and Herzegovina, Woodville West: +11
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 Woodville West 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, 26.3% of the population was born overseas, and 20.8% 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 Woodville West and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in India (3.8% compared to 2.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (3.5% compared to 4.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 75 or 11.3%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 78 or 15.4%.

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

  • India (+77 persons)

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