Mornington Peninsula ShireCommunity profile
Skip to content

In 2011, 6% of people in Rosebud, 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 Rosebud. 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, Rosebud'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
Rosebud - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom
9998.19.59878.69.1+13
New Zealand
1341.11.41161.01.3+19
map this data in atlas.idItaly1271.00.7940.80.7+33
map this data in atlas.idGermany710.60.6740.60.6-3
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands700.60.7920.80.7-22
Greece
550.40.4310.30.4+24
Ireland
330.30.4280.20.4+5
India
320.30.260.10.1+26
Philippines
320.30.2220.20.2+10
United States of America
250.20.3160.10.3+9
France
200.20.1130.10.1+7
Croatia
200.20.2280.20.2-9
Egypt
200.20.1170.10.1+3
Show me more!

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

Birthplace - Summary
Rosebud - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,98016.018.11,77615.517.1+204
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds7656.25.96135.45.6+152
Main English speaking countries
1,2169.812.21,16410.211.5+52
Australia
9,75278.776.38,76476.774.7+988
Not stated
6565.35.58897.88.2-233

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% New Zealand, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 1.4% Italy, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.7% Germany, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.6% Netherlands, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.7% Greece, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.4% Ireland, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.4% Philippines, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.2% India, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.2% United States of America, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.3% United Kingdom, Rosebud: 8.1% New Zealand, Rosebud: 1.1% Italy, Rosebud: 1.0% Germany, Rosebud: 0.6% Netherlands, Rosebud: 0.6% Greece, Rosebud: 0.4% Ireland, Rosebud: 0.3% Philippines, Rosebud: 0.3% India, Rosebud: 0.3% United States of America, Rosebud: 0.2%
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, Rosebud: +13 New Zealand, Rosebud: +19 Italy, Rosebud: +33 Germany, Rosebud: -3 Netherlands, Rosebud: -22 Greece, Rosebud: +24 Ireland, Rosebud: +5 Philippines, Rosebud: +10 India, Rosebud: +26 United States of America, Rosebud: +9
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 Rosebud 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, 16.0% of the population was born overseas, and 6.2% 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 Rosebud was Italy, where 1.0% of the population, or 127 people, were born.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Rosebud and Mornington Peninsula Shire was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (8.1% compared to 9.5%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 204 or 11.5%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 152 or 24.8%.

There were no major differences in Rosebud between 2006 and 2011.

To continue building your demographic story go to...