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Cobblebank - Strathtulloh

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for the LGA or other primary area only. What's this?

In 2011, 15% of people in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh, 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 Cobblebank - Strathtulloh. 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, Cobblebank - Strathtulloh'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
Cobblebank - Strathtulloh - Overseas born (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idMalta277.31.7236.51.9+5

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

Birthplace - Summary
Cobblebank - Strathtulloh - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born7018.527.87420.724.3-4
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds5715.222.25816.318.7-1
Main English speaking countries
123.35.5154.45.6-3
Australia
25868.167.026574.069.6-7
Not stated
5013.45.2195.36.1+32

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

Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh in 2011 compared to City of Melton 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, 18.5% of the population was born overseas, and 15.2% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 27.8% and 22.2% respectively for City of Melton.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh and City of Melton was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Malta (7.3% compared to 1.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 4 or 5.4%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 1 or 1.7%.

There were no major differences in Cobblebank - Strathtulloh between 2006 and 2011.

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