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Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair

Overseas arrivals

1,588 people who were living in Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2011 were born overseas, and 28% arrived in Australia within 5 years prior to 2011.

The Year of Arrival data records when the overseas born population arrived in Australia. The data shows the degree to which areas are 'ports' for new overseas arrivals and reveals the role of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in housing the overseas-born. The number of recent overseas arrivals in an area is often determined by housing affordability, employment opportunities and pre-existing communities located in the area.

Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair's Year of Arrival data, when used with Birthplace, Religion and Language Spoken at Home data, is a good indicator of the likely need for services in migrant communities.

Derived from the Census question:

'In what year did the person first arrive in Australia to live here for one year or more?'

Overseas born population

Overseas arrivals
Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair - Overseas born (Usual residence)2011
Year of arrival in AustraliaNumber%City of Charles Sturt %
map this data in atlas.id2006 to 9 Aug 201143827.621.9
2001 to 2005
915.77.6
1991 to 2000 (10 year period)
1479.39.9
1981 to 1990 (10 year period)
1459.110.3
1971 to 1980 (10 year period)
1499.48.4
1961 to 1970 (10 year period)
25816.217.7
Arrived in 1960 or earlier
28317.819.4
Not stated
774.84.9

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

Overseas arrivals, 2011
Overseas arrivals, 2011 Not stated, City of Charles Sturt: 4.9% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, City of Charles Sturt: 19.4% 1961 to 1970, City of Charles Sturt: 17.7% 1971 to 1980, City of Charles Sturt: 8.4% 1981 to 1990, City of Charles Sturt: 10.3% 1991 to 2000, City of Charles Sturt: 9.9% 2001 to 2005, City of Charles Sturt: 7.6% 2006 to 9 Aug 2011, City of Charles Sturt: 21.9% Not stated, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 4.8% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 17.8% 1961 to 1970, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 16.2% 1971 to 1980, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 9.4% 1981 to 1990, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 9.1% 1991 to 2000, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 9.3% 2001 to 2005, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 5.7% 2006 to 9 Aug 2011, Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair: 27.6%
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.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the year of arrival for the overseas born population of Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a smaller proportion of people who arrived before 2001, and a larger proportion of recent overseas arrivals (those who arrived between 2006 and 2011).

Overall, 61.8% of the overseas born population arrived before 2001, and 27.6% arrived during or after 2006, compared with 65.6% and 21.9% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences in year of arrival data in the population between Cheltenham - Woodville - Woodville Park - St Clair and the City of Charles Sturt are:

  • A larger percentage of arrivals between 2006 and 9 Aug 2011 (27.6% compared to 21.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 2001 and 2005 (5.7% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between in 1960 or earlier (17.8% compared to 19.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 1961 and 1970 (16.2% compared to 17.7%)

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