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Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck

Overseas arrivals

3,221 people who were living in Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2011 were born overseas, and 8% arrived in Australia within 5 years prior to 2011.

The Year of Arrival data records when the overseas born population arrived in Australia. The data shows the degree to which areas are 'ports' for new overseas arrivals and reveals the role of Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in housing the overseas-born. The number of recent overseas arrivals in an area is often determined by housing affordability, employment opportunities and pre-existing communities located in the area.

Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck's Year of Arrival data, when used with Birthplace, Religion and Language Spoken at Home data, is a good indicator of the likely need for services in migrant communities.

Derived from the Census question:

'In what year did the person first arrive in Australia to live here for one year or more?'

Overseas born population

Overseas arrivals
Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck - Overseas born (Usual residence)2011
Year of arrival in AustraliaNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %
map this data in atlas.id2006 to 9 Aug 20112698.411.6
2001 to 2005
1163.67.6
1991 to 2000 (10 year period)
1374.27.7
1981 to 1990 (10 year period)
2688.311.8
1971 to 1980 (10 year period)
43813.614.6
1961 to 1970 (10 year period)
84026.121.9
Arrived in 1960 or earlier
94729.420.2
Not stated
2066.44.6

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

Overseas arrivals, 2011
Overseas arrivals, 2011 Not stated, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 4.6% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 20.2% 1961 to 1970, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 21.9% 1971 to 1980, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 14.6% 1981 to 1990, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 11.8% 1991 to 2000, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 7.7% 2001 to 2005, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 7.6% 2006 to 9 Aug 2011, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 11.6% Not stated, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 6.4% Arrived in 1960 or earlier, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 29.4% 1961 to 1970, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 26.1% 1971 to 1980, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 13.6% 1981 to 1990, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 8.3% 1991 to 2000, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 4.2% 2001 to 2005, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 3.6% 2006 to 9 Aug 2011, Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 8.4%
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.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the year of arrival for the overseas born population of Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2011 compared to Mornington Peninsula Shire shows that there was a larger proportion of people who arrived before 2001, and a smaller proportion of recent overseas arrivals (those who arrived between 2006 and 2011).

Overall, 81.6% of the overseas born population arrived before 2001, and 8.4% arrived during or after 2006, compared with 76.2% and 11.6% respectively for Mornington Peninsula Shire.

The major differences in year of arrival data in the population between Rosebud - Rosebud West - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck and Mornington Peninsula Shire are:

  • A larger percentage of arrivals between in 1960 or earlier (29.4% compared to 20.2%)
  • A larger percentage of arrivals between 1961 and 1970 (26.1% compared to 21.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 2001 and 2005 (3.6% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of arrivals between 1981 and 1990 (8.3% compared to 11.8%)

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