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In 2011, 24% of people in Beverley Ward, 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 Beverley Ward. 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, Beverley Ward'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
Beverley Ward - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idItaly6635.03.77826.14.1-119
map this data in atlas.idIndia5093.92.0900.70.6+419
United Kingdom
3782.94.84513.54.9-73
map this data in atlas.idGreece3042.31.93542.82.1-50
China
1801.41.01170.90.6+63
Vietnam
1541.21.81461.11.8+8
New Zealand
1010.80.7530.40.6+48
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
870.70.81180.90.8-31
Sudan
820.60.2870.70.3-5
Philippines
750.60.6630.50.3+12
Croatia
630.50.6800.60.8-17
Germany
620.50.71160.90.9-54
Bosnia and Herzegovina
580.40.5570.40.5+1
Cambodia
580.40.3730.60.3-15
Poland
570.40.7650.50.8-8
Malaysia
560.40.3420.30.2+14
Malta
490.40.2380.30.2+11
South Africa
380.30.3150.10.3+23
Sri Lanka
360.30.1230.20.1+13
Thailand
350.30.160.00.1+29
Portugal
350.30.1360.30.1-1
Liberia
280.20.1100.10.1+18
Pakistan
280.20.1130.10.1+15
Netherlands
270.20.3230.20.3+4
Afghanistan
260.20.2390.30.2-13
United States of America
250.20.2120.10.2+13
Iraq
250.20.1390.30.2-14
Ethiopia
230.20.1180.10.1+5
Indonesia
210.20.160.00.1+15
Slovenia
200.20.1230.20.1-3
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Beverley Ward - 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 born3,76828.727.23,44426.925.5+324
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds3,20024.420.92,88822.519.2+312
Main English speaking countries
5684.36.35564.36.3+12
Australia
8,81867.168.08,58967.068.4+229
Not stated
5554.24.77826.16.2-227

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 Italy, City of Charles Sturt: 3.7% India, City of Charles Sturt: 2.0% 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% New Zealand, City of Charles Sturt: 0.7% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), City of Charles Sturt: 0.8% Sudan, City of Charles Sturt: 0.2% Philippines, City of Charles Sturt: 0.6% Italy, Beverley Ward: 5.0% India, Beverley Ward: 3.9% United Kingdom, Beverley Ward: 2.9% Greece, Beverley Ward: 2.3% China, Beverley Ward: 1.4% Vietnam, Beverley Ward: 1.2% New Zealand, Beverley Ward: 0.8% Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Beverley Ward: 0.7% Sudan, Beverley Ward: 0.6% Philippines, Beverley Ward: 0.6%
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 birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 Italy, Beverley Ward: -119 India, Beverley Ward: +419 United Kingdom, Beverley Ward: -73 Greece, Beverley Ward: -50 China, Beverley Ward: +63 Vietnam, Beverley Ward: +8 New Zealand, Beverley Ward: +48 Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia), Beverley Ward: -31 Sudan, Beverley Ward: -5 Philippines, Beverley Ward: +12
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 Beverley Ward 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, 28.7% of the population was born overseas, and 24.4% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 27.2% and 20.9% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Beverley Ward was Italy, where 5.0% of the population, or 663 people, were born.

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

  • A larger percentage of people born in India (3.9% compared to 2.0%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Italy (5.0% compared to 3.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (2.9% compared to 4.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 324 or 9.4%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 312 or 10.8%.

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

  • India (+419 persons)
  • Italy (-119 persons)
  • United Kingdom (-73 persons)
  • China (+63 persons)

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