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In 2011, 5% of people in Coromandel Valley, 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 Coromandel Valley. 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, Coromandel Valley'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
Coromandel Valley - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom33911.613.030010.512.8+39
New Zealand
260.91.0351.21.0-9

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

Birthplace - Summary
Coromandel Valley - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born54318.621.851017.820.9+33
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1394.76.71435.06.3-4
Main English speaking countries
40413.815.136712.814.6+37
Australia
2,33979.974.32,29880.474.4+41
Not stated
451.53.9521.84.7-7

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 Coromandel Valley in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga 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, 18.6% of the population was born overseas, and 4.7% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.8% and 6.7% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Coromandel Valley and the City of Onkaparinga was:

  • A smaller percentage of people born in United Kingdom (11.6% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 33 or 6.5%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 4 or 2.8%.

There were no major differences in Coromandel Valley between 2006 and 2011.

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