In 2011, 4% of people in HMAS Cerberus, 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 HMAS Cerberus. 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.
Derived from the Census question:
'In which country was the person born?'
|Birthplace - Ranked by size|
|HMAS Cerberus - Overseas born (Usual residence)||2011||2006||Change|
|Birthplace||Number||%||Mornington Peninsula Shire %||Number||%||Mornington Peninsula Shire %||2006 to 2011|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.(Usual residence data)
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
(Usual residence data)
Analysis of the country of birth of the population in HMAS Cerberus in 2011 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire 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, 9.9% of the population was born overseas, and 4.1% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 18.1% and 5.9% respectively for Mornington Peninsula Shire.
The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in HMAS Cerberus and Mornington Peninsula Shire was:
- A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (2.9% compared to 9.5%)
Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 6 or 5.3%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 14 or 23.7%.
There were no major differences in HMAS Cerberus between 2006 and 2011.