Greenmount
Birthplace

In 2011, 9% of people in Greenmount, 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 Greenmount. 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, Greenmount'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
Greenmount20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Shire of Mundaring %Number%Shire of Mundaring %2006 to 2011
United Kingdom28011.412.528011.513.40
New Zealand733.02.8532.22.4+20
India291.20.5230.90.5+6
Italy271.10.7381.60.9-11

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

Birthplace - summary
Greenmount20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%Shire of Mundaring %Number%Shire of Mundaring %2006 to 2011
Total Overseas born58924.024.454922.624.5+40
Non-English speaking backgrounds2229.07.41907.87.1+32
Main English speaking countries36714.917.035914.817.4+8
Australia1,76771.970.81,69469.870.6+73
Not Stated1004.14.81837.54.9-83

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

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 United Kingdom, Shire of Mundaring: 12.5% New Zealand, Shire of Mundaring: 2.8% India, Shire of Mundaring: 0.5% Italy, Shire of Mundaring: 0.7% United Kingdom, Greenmount: 11.4% New Zealand, Greenmount: 3.0% India, Greenmount: 1.2% Italy, Greenmount: 1.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
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Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Greenmount: 0 New Zealand, Greenmount: +20 India, Greenmount: +6 Italy, Greenmount: -11
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in Greenmount in 2011 compared to the Shire of Mundaring shows that there was a similar proportion of people born overseas, and a similar proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 24.0% of the population was born overseas, and 9.0% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 24.4% and 7.4% respectively for the Shire of Mundaring.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Greenmount and the Shire of Mundaring was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (11.4% compared to 12.5%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 40 or 7.3%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 32 or 16.8%.

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

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