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Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank

Ancestry

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This topic has been updated with 2016 Census data for all areas. What's this?

The three largest ancestries in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank in 2016 were English, Australian and Scottish.

Ancestry defines the cultural association and ethnic background of an individual going back three generations. Ancestry is a good measure of the total size of cultural groups in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank regardless of where they were born or what language they speak.

Ancestry data, should be combined with data on Birthplace, Language Spoken at Home and Religion for a more complete picture of Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank's ethnic characteristics.

Please note that the "Australian Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" categories in this topic are not considered to be a reliable estimate of the indigenous peoples of Australia. For information on this group, please use the "Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population" found on the Population page.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of ancestry groups and totals derived from them may differ slightly from those published by the ABS. For more information see notes on data confidentiality.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
AncestryNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
English
89848.247.892550.247.0-27
Australian
72839.137.574040.238.4-12
map this data in atlas.idScottish19610.59.61518.29.1+45
map this data in atlas.idIrish1709.18.71739.47.6-3
German
1246.77.21357.37.1-11
Italian
563.02.7362.02.6+20
Dutch
341.82.2492.72.3-15
New Zealander
201.10.670.40.5+13
Welsh
201.11.0140.80.9+6

Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank - Total persons (Usual residence)20162011Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
Not stated744.05.4422.34.7+32

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2016
Ancestry, 2016 English, City of Onkaparinga: 47.8% Australian, City of Onkaparinga: 37.5% Scottish, City of Onkaparinga: 9.6% Irish, City of Onkaparinga: 8.7% German, City of Onkaparinga: 7.2% Italian, City of Onkaparinga: 2.7% Dutch, City of Onkaparinga: 2.2% Welsh, City of Onkaparinga: 1.0% New Zealander, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% English, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 48.2% Australian, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 39.1% Scottish, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 10.5% Irish, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 9.1% German, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 6.7% Italian, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 3.0% Dutch, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.8% Welsh, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.1% New Zealander, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: 1.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016
Change in ancestry, 2011 to 2016 English, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -27 Australian, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -12 Scottish, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +45 Irish, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -3 German, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -11 Italian, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +20 Dutch, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: -15 Welsh, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +6 New Zealander, Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank: +13
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the ancestry responses of the population in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank in 2016 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (898 people or 48.2%)
  • Australian (728 people or 39.1%)
  • Scottish (196 people or 10.5%)
  • Irish (170 people or 9.1%)
  • German (124 people or 6.7%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 2,116 responses in total, or 113.64% of all responses.

The major difference between the ancestries of the population in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank and the City of Onkaparinga was:

  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (39.1% compared to 37.5%)

Emerging groups

There were no major differences in Coromandel East - Cherry Gardens - Chandlers Hill - Ironbank between 2011 and 2016.

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