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In 2011, 6% of people in O'Sullivan Beach, 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 O'Sullivan Beach. 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, O'Sullivan Beach'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
O'Sullivan Beach - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom23812.113.026713.612.8-29
New Zealand
291.51.0281.41.0+1
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands231.20.6130.70.7+10

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

Birthplace - Summary
O'Sullivan Beach - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born41120.821.844222.420.9-31
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1266.46.71336.86.3-7
Main English speaking countries
28514.515.130915.714.6-24
Australia
1,46774.474.31,38470.374.4+83
Not stated
944.83.91437.34.7-49

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% New Zealand, City of Onkaparinga: 1.0% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% United Kingdom, O'Sullivan Beach: 12.1% New Zealand, O'Sullivan Beach: 1.5% Netherlands, O'Sullivan Beach: 1.2%
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, O'Sullivan Beach: -29 New Zealand, O'Sullivan Beach: +1 Netherlands, O'Sullivan Beach: +10
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the country of birth of the population in O'Sullivan Beach in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a smaller proportion of people born overseas, and a smaller proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 20.8% of the population was born overseas, and 6.4% 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 O'Sullivan Beach and City of Onkaparinga in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 31 or 7.0%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 7 or 5.3%.

There were no major differences in O'Sullivan Beach between 2006 and 2011.

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