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Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach

Birthplace

In 2011, 8% of people in Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach, 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 Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach. 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, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach'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
Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
6255.39.55825.19.1+43
map this data in atlas.idItaly2432.10.72462.10.7-3
Greece
1431.20.41481.30.4-5
New Zealand
1391.21.41351.21.3+4
map this data in atlas.idGermany680.60.6560.50.6+12
Croatia
660.60.2530.50.2+13
South Africa
480.40.4200.20.3+28
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands450.40.7710.60.7-26
Ireland
350.30.4250.20.4+10
Malta
300.30.1410.40.2-11
Philippines
260.20.2210.20.2+5
United States of America
250.20.3340.30.3-9
Canada
240.20.280.10.2+16
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,85615.818.11,73415.117.1+122
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds9608.25.99298.15.6+31
Main English speaking countries
8967.612.28057.011.5+91
Australia
8,89375.876.38,02670.174.7+866
Not stated
9808.45.51,69314.88.2-714

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 9.5% Italy, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.7% Greece, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.4% New Zealand, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.4% Germany, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.6% Croatia, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.2% South Africa, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.4% Netherlands, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.7% Ireland, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.4% Malta, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.1% United Kingdom, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 5.3% Italy, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 2.1% Greece, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 1.2% New Zealand, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 1.2% Germany, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 0.6% Croatia, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 0.6% South Africa, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 0.4% Netherlands, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 0.4% Ireland, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 0.3% Malta, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: 0.3%
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 United Kingdom, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: +43 Italy, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: -3 Greece, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: -5 New Zealand, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: +4 Germany, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: +12 Croatia, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: +13 South Africa, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: +28 Netherlands, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: -26 Ireland, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: +10 Malta, Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach: -11
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach in 2011 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, and a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 15.8% of the population was born overseas, and 8.2% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 18.1% and 5.9% respectively for Mornington Peninsula Shire.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach was Italy, where 2.1% of the population, or 243 people, were born.

The major differences between the countries of birth of the population in Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach and Mornington Peninsula Shire were:

  • A larger percentage of people born in Italy (2.1% compared to 0.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (5.3% compared to 9.5%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 122 or 7.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 31 or 3.3%.

There were no major differences in Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach between 2006 and 2011.

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