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In 2011, 11% of people in Newport East, 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 Newport East. 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, Newport East'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
Newport East - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
2034.94.52085.04.8-5
New Zealand
922.21.9852.12.0+6
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
751.80.9661.61.0+9
Greece
501.21.4561.41.6-6
map this data in atlas.idItaly471.12.0611.52.3-14
Germany
260.60.6240.60.6+3
United States of America
220.50.3180.40.2+4

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

Birthplace - Summary
Newport East - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born81919.730.882720.029.0-8
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds46111.123.147311.421.4-12
Main English speaking countries
3588.67.73548.67.6+4
Australia
3,06973.863.52,99072.263.7+79
Not stated
2726.55.63237.87.2-51

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 United Kingdom, Hobsons Bay City: 4.5% New Zealand, Hobsons Bay City: 1.9% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Hobsons Bay City: 0.9% Greece, Hobsons Bay City: 1.4% Italy, Hobsons Bay City: 2.0% Germany, Hobsons Bay City: 0.6% United States of America, Hobsons Bay City: 0.3% United Kingdom, Newport East: 4.9% New Zealand, Newport East: 2.2% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Newport East: 1.8% Greece, Newport East: 1.2% Italy, Newport East: 1.1% Germany, Newport East: 0.6% United States of America, Newport East: 0.5%
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 United Kingdom, Newport East: -5 New Zealand, Newport East: +6 Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Newport East: +9 Greece, Newport East: -6 Italy, Newport East: -14 Germany, Newport East: +3 United States of America, Newport East: +4
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 Newport East in 2011 compared to Hobsons Bay 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, 19.7% of the population was born overseas, and 11.1% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 30.8% and 23.1% respectively for Hobsons Bay City.

There were no major differences between Newport East and Hobsons Bay City in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 8 or 1.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 12 or 2.5%.

There were no major differences in Newport East between 2006 and 2011.

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