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In 2011, 6% of people in Port Noarlunga, 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 Port Noarlunga. 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, Port Noarlunga'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
Port Noarlunga - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom55820.113.058721.312.8-29
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands411.50.6501.80.7-10
New Zealand
381.31.0361.31.0+2
map this data in atlas.idGermany260.90.8311.10.9-4

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

Birthplace - Summary
Port Noarlunga - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born81329.221.885431.120.9-41
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds1766.36.72107.66.3-34
Main English speaking countries
63722.915.164423.414.6-7
Australia
1,84966.574.31,74763.574.4+102
Not stated
1204.33.91495.44.7-30

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% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% New Zealand, City of Onkaparinga: 1.0% Germany, City of Onkaparinga: 0.8% United Kingdom, Port Noarlunga: 20.1% Netherlands, Port Noarlunga: 1.5% New Zealand, Port Noarlunga: 1.3% Germany, Port Noarlunga: 0.9%
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, Port Noarlunga: -29 Netherlands, Port Noarlunga: -10 New Zealand, Port Noarlunga: +2 Germany, Port Noarlunga: -4
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 Port Noarlunga in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, and a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 29.2% of the population was born overseas, and 6.3% 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 Port Noarlunga and the City of Onkaparinga was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (20.1% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas decreased by 41 or 4.8%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 34 or 16.2%.

There were no major differences in Port Noarlunga between 2006 and 2011.

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