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Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs

Birthplace

In 2011, 9% of people in Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs, 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 Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs. 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, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs'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
Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom44012.613.038013.912.8+60
map this data in atlas.idPhilippines441.30.4160.60.4+28
New Zealand
411.21.0200.71.0+21
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands260.70.6210.70.7+6
Poland
200.60.4150.60.5+5

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

Birthplace - Summary
Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born83223.921.860221.920.9+230
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds3128.96.71846.76.3+128
Main English speaking countries
52014.915.141815.214.6+102
Australia
2,50571.874.31,98972.574.4+516
Not stated
1514.33.91535.64.7-2

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

Birthplace, 2011
Birthplace, 2011 United Kingdom, City of Onkaparinga: 13.0% Philippines, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% New Zealand, City of Onkaparinga: 1.0% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% Poland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% United Kingdom, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 12.6% Philippines, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 1.3% New Zealand, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 1.2% Netherlands, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 0.7% Poland, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: 0.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +60 Philippines, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +28 New Zealand, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +21 Netherlands, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +6 Poland, Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs: +5
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 country of birth of the population in Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, as well as a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 23.9% of the population was born overseas, and 8.9% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.8% and 6.7% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

There were no major differences between Noarlunga Centre - Noarlunga Downs and City of Onkaparinga in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 230 or 38.2%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 128 or 69.6%.

The largest change in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 was for those born in:

  • United Kingdom (+60 persons)

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