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In 2011, 17% of people in Niddrie, 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 Niddrie. 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, Niddrie'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
Niddrie - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idItaly1623.35.01523.45.8+10
United Kingdom
1342.82.31463.22.5-12
map this data in atlas.idIndia941.92.3330.71.2+61
New Zealand
571.21.2360.80.9+21
China
491.01.4370.81.3+12
Croatia
410.80.6390.90.6+2
Greece
410.81.4360.81.5+5
Poland
370.80.3330.70.3+4
Malaysia
300.60.5120.30.3+18
Malta
240.50.7280.60.8-4
Ukraine
230.50.1310.70.2-8
Germany
230.50.5270.60.5-4
Serbia / Montenegro (fmr Yugoslavia)
210.40.390.20.3+12
Sri Lanka
210.40.5280.60.5-7
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Niddrie - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,02521.127.389219.726.3+133
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds80516.522.966814.722.0+137
Main English speaking countries
2204.54.42244.94.2-4
Australia
3,66075.267.43,38974.866.5+271
Not stated
1803.75.32515.57.2-71

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 Italy, City of Moonee Valley: 5.0% United Kingdom, City of Moonee Valley: 2.3% India, City of Moonee Valley: 2.3% New Zealand, City of Moonee Valley: 1.2% China, City of Moonee Valley: 1.4% Greece, City of Moonee Valley: 1.4% Croatia, City of Moonee Valley: 0.6% Poland, City of Moonee Valley: 0.3% Malaysia, City of Moonee Valley: 0.5% Malta, City of Moonee Valley: 0.7% Italy, Niddrie: 3.3% United Kingdom, Niddrie: 2.8% India, Niddrie: 1.9% New Zealand, Niddrie: 1.2% China, Niddrie: 1.0% Greece, Niddrie: 0.8% Croatia, Niddrie: 0.8% Poland, Niddrie: 0.8% Malaysia, Niddrie: 0.6% Malta, Niddrie: 0.5%
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 Italy, Niddrie: +10 United Kingdom, Niddrie: -12 India, Niddrie: +61 New Zealand, Niddrie: +21 China, Niddrie: +12 Greece, Niddrie: +5 Croatia, Niddrie: +2 Poland, Niddrie: +4 Malaysia, Niddrie: +18 Malta, Niddrie: -4
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 Niddrie in 2011 compared to the City of Moonee Valley 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, 21.1% of the population was born overseas, and 16.5% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 27.3% and 22.9% respectively for the City of Moonee Valley.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Niddrie was Italy, where 3.3% of the population, or 162 people, were born.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Niddrie and the City of Moonee Valley was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in Italy (3.3% compared to 5.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 133 or 14.9%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 137 or 20.5%.

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

  • India (+61 persons)

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