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In 2011, 5% of people in Onkaparinga Hills, 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 Onkaparinga Hills. 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, Onkaparinga Hills'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
Onkaparinga Hills - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom34813.113.035312.612.8-5
map this data in atlas.idGermany230.90.8200.70.9+3
New Zealand
210.81.0200.71.0+1

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

Birthplace - Summary
Onkaparinga Hills - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born52419.721.854319.320.9-19
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1405.26.71555.56.3-15
Main English speaking countries
38414.415.138913.814.6-4
Australia
2,03376.474.32,17577.474.4-142
Not stated
1043.93.9933.34.7+10

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% Germany, City of Onkaparinga: 0.8% New Zealand, City of Onkaparinga: 1.0% United Kingdom, Onkaparinga Hills: 13.1% Germany, Onkaparinga Hills: 0.9% New Zealand, Onkaparinga Hills: 0.8%
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, Onkaparinga Hills: -5 Germany, Onkaparinga Hills: +3 New Zealand, Onkaparinga Hills: +1
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 Onkaparinga Hills 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, 19.7% of the population was born overseas, and 5.2% 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 Onkaparinga Hills and City of Onkaparinga in 2011.

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 19 or 3.5%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 15 or 9.7%.

There were no major differences in Onkaparinga Hills between 2006 and 2011.

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