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Donvale (High Density)

Birthplace

In 2011, 24% of people in Donvale (High Density), 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 Donvale (High Density). 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, Donvale (High Density)'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
Donvale (High Density) - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idChina3203.65.91772.04.1+143
United Kingdom
3143.63.13243.73.3-10
Malaysia
2272.62.92062.42.4+21
Hong Kong
2162.52.52292.62.5-14
map this data in atlas.idItaly1812.13.21852.13.6-4
South Africa
1621.81.31411.61.1+21
Greece
1071.22.81201.43.1-13
India
1051.21.21001.20.9+5
Iran
810.91.0360.40.7+46
New Zealand
670.81.0891.01.0-22
Singapore
610.70.7440.50.6+18
Germany
530.60.5540.60.6-1
Sri Lanka
420.50.6300.30.6+13
Taiwan
360.40.6170.20.5+19
Netherlands
350.40.3350.40.3+1
Egypt
330.40.6260.30.5+7
Cyprus
330.40.4280.30.4+4
South Korea
310.40.6220.20.4+10
Vietnam
300.30.8370.40.8-7
Lebanon
290.30.4270.30.4+2
Malta
270.30.2150.20.2+13
Indonesia
270.30.4120.10.3+15
Croatia
250.30.3370.40.4-12
Fiji
230.30.2200.20.2+3
Philippines
230.30.3140.20.3+9
Pakistan
230.30.2130.10.1+10
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Donvale (High Density) - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born2,66330.336.52,44528.134.0+218
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds2,08923.730.61,82821.028.0+260
Main English speaking countries
5746.55.96177.16.1-43
Australia
5,86866.760.05,76566.261.0+103
Not stated
2713.13.54965.75.0-225

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% United Kingdom, City of Manningham: 3.1% Malaysia, City of Manningham: 2.9% Hong Kong, City of Manningham: 2.5% Italy, City of Manningham: 3.2% South Africa, City of Manningham: 1.3% Greece, City of Manningham: 2.8% India, City of Manningham: 1.2% Iran, City of Manningham: 1.0% New Zealand, City of Manningham: 1.0% China, Donvale (High Density): 3.6% United Kingdom, Donvale (High Density): 3.6% Malaysia, Donvale (High Density): 2.6% Hong Kong, Donvale (High Density): 2.5% Italy, Donvale (High Density): 2.1% South Africa, Donvale (High Density): 1.8% Greece, Donvale (High Density): 1.2% India, Donvale (High Density): 1.2% Iran, Donvale (High Density): 0.9% New Zealand, Donvale (High Density): 0.8%
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, Donvale (High Density): +143 United Kingdom, Donvale (High Density): -10 Malaysia, Donvale (High Density): +21 Hong Kong, Donvale (High Density): -14 Italy, Donvale (High Density): -4 South Africa, Donvale (High Density): +21 Greece, Donvale (High Density): -13 India, Donvale (High Density): +5 Iran, Donvale (High Density): +46 New Zealand, Donvale (High Density): -22
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 Donvale (High Density) in 2011 compared to City of Manningham 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, 30.3% of the population was born overseas, and 23.7% 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 Donvale (High Density) was China, where 3.6% of the population, or 320 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Donvale (High Density) and City of Manningham were:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in China (3.6% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Greece (1.2% compared to 2.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in Italy (2.1% compared to 3.2%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 218 or 8.9%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 261 or 14.3%.

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

  • China (+143 persons)

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