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Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt

Birthplace

In 2011, 5% of people in Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt, 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 Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt. 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, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt'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
Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom36310.67.235610.27.4+7
New Zealand
300.90.9260.70.8+5
Germany
290.80.8320.90.9-3
Netherlands
260.80.4230.60.5+3
South Africa
200.60.6140.40.5+6

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

Birthplace - Summary
Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Mitcham %Number%City of Mitcham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born62618.222.162717.920.8-1
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1805.212.41845.311.3-4
Main English speaking countries
44613.09.744212.69.6+4
Australia
2,71179.074.62,76178.875.2-50
Not stated
942.73.31153.34.0-21

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, City of Mitcham: 7.2% New Zealand, City of Mitcham: 0.9% Germany, City of Mitcham: 0.8% Netherlands, City of Mitcham: 0.4% South Africa, City of Mitcham: 0.6% United Kingdom, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: 10.6% New Zealand, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: 0.9% Germany, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: 0.8% Netherlands, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: 0.8% South Africa, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: +7 New Zealand, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: +5 Germany, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: -3 Netherlands, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: +3 South Africa, Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt: +6
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 Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt in 2011 compared to the City of Mitcham 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, 18.2% of the population was born overseas, and 5.2% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 22.1% and 12.4% respectively for the City of Mitcham.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt and the City of Mitcham was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (10.6% compared to 7.2%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 1 or 0.2%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 4 or 2.2%.

There were no major differences in Hawthorndene - Upper Sturt between 2006 and 2011.

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