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Williamstown North - The Rifle Range

Birthplace

In 2011, 12% of people in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range, 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 Williamstown North - The Rifle Range. 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, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range'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
Williamstown North - The Rifle Range - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
2676.34.52766.74.8-9
New Zealand
781.81.9541.32.0+24
map this data in atlas.idIndia411.02.8160.40.9+25
map this data in atlas.idItaly380.92.0501.22.3-12
Vietnam
320.81.6391.01.8-7
map this data in atlas.idChina310.71.0100.20.7+21
United States of America
300.70.3210.50.2+9
Germany
280.70.6340.80.6-6
Malta
270.61.6360.91.8-9
Ireland
250.60.4120.30.3+13
Croatia
250.60.7250.60.80
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
200.50.9260.61.0-6
Canada
200.50.2120.30.1+8
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Williamstown North - The Rifle Range - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Hobsons Bay City %Number%Hobsons Bay City %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born94822.330.890322.029.0+45
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds51512.123.150912.421.4+6
Main English speaking countries
43310.27.73949.67.6+39
Australia
3,17474.563.52,98972.963.7+185
Not stated
1363.25.62065.07.2-70

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% India, Hobsons Bay City: 2.8% Italy, Hobsons Bay City: 2.0% Vietnam, Hobsons Bay City: 1.6% China, Hobsons Bay City: 1.0% United States of America, Hobsons Bay City: 0.3% Germany, Hobsons Bay City: 0.6% Malta, Hobsons Bay City: 1.6% Ireland, Hobsons Bay City: 0.4% United Kingdom, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 6.3% New Zealand, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 1.8% India, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 1.0% Italy, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.9% Vietnam, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.8% China, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.7% United States of America, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.7% Germany, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.7% Malta, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.6% Ireland, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: 0.6%
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 United Kingdom, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -9 New Zealand, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +24 India, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +25 Italy, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -12 Vietnam, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -7 China, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +21 United States of America, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +9 Germany, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -6 Malta, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: -9 Ireland, Williamstown North - The Rifle Range: +13
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range 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, 22.3% of the population was born overseas, and 12.1% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 30.8% and 23.1% respectively for Hobsons Bay City.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range and Hobsons Bay City were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (6.3% compared to 4.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in India (1.0% compared to 2.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Italy (0.9% compared to 2.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 45 or 5.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 6 or 1.2%.

There were no major differences in Williamstown North - The Rifle Range between 2006 and 2011.

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