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Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)

Birthplace

In 2011, 41% of people in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill), 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 Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill). 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, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)'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
Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idChina2,01810.85.91,2296.74.1+789
Greece
8234.42.88804.83.1-57
map this data in atlas.idItaly6583.53.27564.13.6-99
Malaysia
6333.42.94732.62.4+159
Hong Kong
5172.82.54902.72.5+27
United Kingdom
4232.33.14672.63.3-44
India
2891.51.21670.90.9+122
South Korea
2301.20.61761.00.4+54
Iran
2231.21.01670.90.7+56
Taiwan
2191.20.61851.00.5+34
Vietnam
2141.10.82011.10.8+13
South Africa
1851.01.31520.81.1+33
New Zealand
1730.91.01390.81.0+34
Singapore
1580.80.71380.80.6+20
Sri Lanka
1490.80.61130.60.6+36
Egypt
1310.70.61250.70.5+6
Germany
1070.60.51130.60.6-6
Indonesia
960.50.4820.40.3+15
Philippines
910.50.3630.30.3+27
Croatia
780.40.3800.40.4-2
Lebanon
670.40.4840.50.4-18
Cyprus
660.40.4940.50.4-28
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
600.30.2760.40.3-16
Turkey
570.30.2480.30.2+9
Japan
520.30.2320.20.1+20
Netherlands
460.20.3620.30.3-16
Poland
440.20.2620.30.3-18
Fiji
360.20.2400.20.2-4
Pakistan
360.20.2200.10.1+15
Hungary
350.20.1280.20.1+6
Austria
320.20.1390.20.1-8
United States of America
270.10.3370.20.3-10
Thailand
250.10.1240.10.1+1
Slovenia
240.10.1330.20.1-9
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
240.10.2390.20.2-15
Malta
240.10.2260.10.2-2
Zimbabwe
210.10.1190.10.1+2
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born8,53145.536.57,41240.634.0+1,118
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds7,69841.030.66,58236.128.0+1,116
Main English speaking countries
8334.45.98314.66.1+2
Australia
9,46050.460.09,74753.561.0-287
Not stated
7774.13.51,0755.95.0-298

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 China, City of Manningham: 5.9% Greece, City of Manningham: 2.8% Italy, City of Manningham: 3.2% Malaysia, City of Manningham: 2.9% Hong Kong, City of Manningham: 2.5% United Kingdom, City of Manningham: 3.1% India, City of Manningham: 1.2% South Korea, City of Manningham: 0.6% Iran, City of Manningham: 1.0% Taiwan, City of Manningham: 0.6% China, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 10.8% Greece, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.4% Italy, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 3.5% Malaysia, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 3.4% Hong Kong, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 2.8% United Kingdom, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 2.3% India, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 1.5% South Korea, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 1.2% Iran, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 1.2% Taiwan, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 1.2%
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 China, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +789 Greece, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -57 Italy, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -99 Malaysia, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +159 Hong Kong, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +27 United Kingdom, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): -44 India, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +122 South Korea, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +54 Iran, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +56 Taiwan, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): +34
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 Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) in 2011 compared to City of Manningham 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, 45.5% of the population was born overseas, and 41.0% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 36.5% and 30.6% respectively for City of Manningham.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) was China, where 10.8% of the population, or 2,018 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in China (10.8% compared to 5.9%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Greece (4.4% compared to 2.8%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 1,119 or 15.1%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 1,116 or 17.0%.

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

  • China (+789 persons)
  • Malaysia (+159 persons)
  • India (+122 persons)
  • Italy (-99 persons)

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