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In 2011, 4% of people in Tyabb Structure Plan, 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 Tyabb Structure Plan. 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, Tyabb Structure Plan'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
Tyabb Structure Plan - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom1658.89.5907.29.1+75
New Zealand211.11.4161.31.3+4

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

Birthplace - Summary
Tyabb Structure Plan - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born26914.418.117213.817.1+97
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds693.75.9554.45.6+14
Main English speaking countries
20010.712.21179.411.5+83
Australia
1,51181.076.399779.874.7+513
Not stated
864.65.5806.48.2+6

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Tyabb Structure Plan 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, 14.4% of the population was born overseas, and 3.7% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 18.1% and 5.9% respectively for Mornington Peninsula Shire.

There were no major differences between Tyabb Structure Plan and Mornington Peninsula Shire in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 97 or 56.4%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 14 or 25.5%.

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

  • United Kingdom (+75 persons)

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