Hadfield

Birthplace

In 2011, 30% of people in Hadfield, 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 Hadfield. 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, Hadfield'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
Hadfield20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Moreland %Number%City of Moreland %2006 to 2011
Italy4397.86.15279.77.4-89
Lebanon1823.21.91713.12.1+11
Malta1322.40.71673.10.9-34
Turkey1192.11.2831.51.2+36
Greece1122.02.51282.33.0-16
India781.42.7250.51.4+52
United Kingdom621.12.3861.62.1-25
New Zealand551.01.5571.01.3-2
Pakistan480.91.0260.50.5+22
Vietnam410.70.7230.40.7+18
Sri Lanka400.70.7300.60.6+10
Croatia380.70.3300.50.3+9
Egypt370.70.4460.90.5-9
Iraq370.70.5510.90.6-14
China320.61.5100.21.4+22
Poland290.50.3380.70.4-9
Philippines270.50.6170.30.6+10
Hungary260.50.1200.40.1+6
Saudi Arabia220.40.250.10.1+17
Cyprus200.40.3260.50.3-6
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - summary
Hadfield20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Moreland %Number%City of Moreland %2006 to 2011
Total Overseas born1,83532.733.81,77332.532.3+62
Non-English speaking backgrounds1,69530.229.11,61029.528.2+86
Main English speaking countries1402.54.71643.04.1-24
Australia3,33559.460.23,30760.660.3+28
Not Stated4488.06.03807.07.4+68

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 Italy, City of Moreland: 6.1% Lebanon, City of Moreland: 1.9% Malta, City of Moreland: 0.7% Turkey, City of Moreland: 1.2% Greece, City of Moreland: 2.5% India, City of Moreland: 2.7% United Kingdom, City of Moreland: 2.3% New Zealand, City of Moreland: 1.5% Pakistan, City of Moreland: 1.0% Vietnam, City of Moreland: 0.7% Italy, Hadfield: 7.8% Lebanon, Hadfield: 3.2% Malta, Hadfield: 2.4% Turkey, Hadfield: 2.1% Greece, Hadfield: 2.0% India, Hadfield: 1.4% United Kingdom, Hadfield: 1.1% New Zealand, Hadfield: 1.0% Pakistan, Hadfield: 0.9% Vietnam, Hadfield: 0.7%
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 Italy, Hadfield: -89 Lebanon, Hadfield: +11 Malta, Hadfield: -34 Turkey, Hadfield: +36 Greece, Hadfield: -16 India, Hadfield: +52 United Kingdom, Hadfield: -25 New Zealand, Hadfield: -2 Pakistan, Hadfield: +22 Vietnam, Hadfield: +18
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 Hadfield in 2011 compared to the City of Moreland shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, and a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 32.7% of the population was born overseas, and 30.2% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 33.8% and 29.1% respectively for the City of Moreland.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Hadfield was Italy, where 7.8% of the population, or 439 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Hadfield and the City of Moreland were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Italy (7.8% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Malta (2.4% compared to 0.7%)
  • A larger percentage of people born in Lebanon (3.2% compared to 1.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in India (1.4% compared to 2.7%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 62 or 3.5%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 85 or 5.3%.

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

  • Italy (-89 persons)
  • India (+52 persons)