Doncaster Hill

Birthplace

In 2011, 51% of people in 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 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 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 Hill20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
China
18515.76.0719.14.2+114
Hong Kong
544.62.6283.62.5+26
Malaysia
504.32.9172.22.4+33
India
423.61.2121.60.9+30
Greece
373.12.8243.13.1+12
Italy
363.03.2324.13.6+4
South Korea
282.40.630.30.4+26
Taiwan
272.30.660.80.6+20

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

Birthplace - summary
Doncaster Hill20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Total Overseas born
64754.936.730439.034.2+343
Non-English speaking backgrounds
60651.430.827335.028.2+333
Main English speaking countries
413.45.9313.96.0+10
Australia
47340.160.136947.361.1+104
Not Stated
595.03.210713.74.7-47

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

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 China, City of Manningham: 6.0% Hong Kong, City of Manningham: 2.6% Malaysia, City of Manningham: 2.9% India, City of Manningham: 1.2% Greece, City of Manningham: 2.8% Italy, City of Manningham: 3.2% South Korea, City of Manningham: 0.6% Taiwan, City of Manningham: 0.6% China, Doncaster Hill: 15.7% Hong Kong, Doncaster Hill: 4.6% Malaysia, Doncaster Hill: 4.3% India, Doncaster Hill: 3.6% Greece, Doncaster Hill: 3.1% Italy, Doncaster Hill: 3.0% South Korea, Doncaster Hill: 2.4% Taiwan, Doncaster Hill: 2.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
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Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 China, Doncaster Hill: +114 Hong Kong, Doncaster Hill: +26 Malaysia, Doncaster Hill: +33 India, Doncaster Hill: +30 Greece, Doncaster Hill: +12 Italy, Doncaster Hill: +4 South Korea, Doncaster Hill: +26 Taiwan, Doncaster Hill: +20
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in 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, 54.9% of the population was born overseas, and 51.4% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 36.7% and 30.8% respectively for City of Manningham.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Doncaster Hill was China, where 15.7% of the population, or 185 people, were born.

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

  • A larger percentage of people born in China (15.7% compared to 6.0%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in India (3.6% compared to 1.2%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Hong Kong (4.6% compared to 2.6%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in South Korea (2.4% compared to 0.6%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 343 or 112.8%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 333 or 122.0%.

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

  • China (+114 persons)

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