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In 2011, 6% of people in Langwarrin 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 Langwarrin 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, Langwarrin South'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
Langwarrin South - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom817.27.9767.68.7+5

Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Langwarrin South - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Frankston City %Number%Frankston City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born17015.121.813613.620.8+34
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds686.010.2484.88.8+20
Main English speaking countries
1029.111.6888.812.0+14
Australia
93683.172.681882.071.9+118
Not stated
201.85.6444.47.3-24

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Langwarrin South in 2011 compared to Frankston City shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, as well as a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 15.1% of the population was born overseas, and 6.0% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.8% and 10.2% respectively for Frankston City.

There were no major differences between Langwarrin South and Frankston City in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 34 or 25.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 20 or 41.7%.

There were no major differences in Langwarrin South between 2006 and 2011.

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