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O'Halloran Hill - Darlington

Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in O'Halloran Hill - Darlington in 2011 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 O'Halloran Hill - Darlington 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 O'Halloran Hill - Darlington'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.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
O'Halloran Hill - Darlington - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
English
1,14140.947.01,13038.943.4+11
Australian
1,06338.138.41,17540.442.2-112
map this data in atlas.idScottish28510.29.12378.28.2+48
German
2589.27.12047.06.8+54
map this data in atlas.idIrish2167.77.62107.27.1+6
Italian
742.72.6852.92.5-11
Greek
662.40.9792.71.0-13
Dutch
612.22.3782.72.4-17
Chinese
562.00.7371.30.5+19
Indian
441.60.5361.20.4+8
Polish
311.11.1301.01.2+1
French
301.10.5160.50.5+14
Welsh
210.80.9270.90.9-6
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
O'Halloran Hill - Darlington - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
Not stated1114.04.71204.15.2-9

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

Ancestry, 2011
Ancestry, 2011 English, City of Onkaparinga: 47.0% Australian, City of Onkaparinga: 38.4% Scottish, City of Onkaparinga: 9.1% German, City of Onkaparinga: 7.1% Irish, City of Onkaparinga: 7.6% Italian, City of Onkaparinga: 2.6% Greek, City of Onkaparinga: 0.9% Dutch, City of Onkaparinga: 2.3% Chinese, City of Onkaparinga: 0.7% Indian, City of Onkaparinga: 0.5% English, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 40.9% Australian, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 38.1% Scottish, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 10.2% German, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 9.2% Irish, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 7.7% Italian, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 2.7% Greek, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 2.4% Dutch, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 2.2% Chinese, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 2.0% Indian, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: 1.6%
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 ancestry, 2006 to 2011
Change in ancestry, 2006 to 2011 English, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: +11 Australian, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: -112 Scottish, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: +48 German, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: +54 Irish, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: +6 Italian, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: -11 Greek, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: -13 Dutch, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: -17 Chinese, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: +19 Indian, O'Halloran Hill - Darlington: +8
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 ancestry responses of the population in O'Halloran Hill - Darlington in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (1,141 people or 40.9%)
  • Australian (1,063 people or 38.1%)
  • Scottish (285 people or 10.2%)
  • German (258 people or 9.2%)
  • Irish (216 people or 7.7%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 2,963 responses in total, or 106.20% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in O'Halloran Hill - Darlington and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of people with German ancestry (9.2% compared to 7.1%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Greek ancestry (2.4% compared to 0.9%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Chinese ancestry (2.0% compared to 0.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of people with English ancestry (40.9% compared to 47.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Australian (-112 persons)
  • German (+54 persons)

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