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Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights

Birthplace

In 2011, 5% of people in Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights, 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 Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights. 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, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights'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
Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom1,01018.813.086118.512.8+149
map this data in atlas.idGermany521.00.8340.70.9+18
New Zealand
490.91.0451.01.0+4
South Africa
450.80.5220.50.3+23
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands350.60.6360.80.7-1
Poland
240.40.4180.40.5+6
Ireland
230.40.3110.20.3+12
map this data in atlas.idPhilippines210.40.4180.40.4+3

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

Birthplace - Summary
Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,43526.621.81,20825.920.9+226
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds2945.56.72515.46.3+43
Main English speaking countries
1,14121.215.195720.614.6+183
Australia
3,72269.174.33,25669.974.4+466
Not stated
2284.23.91924.14.7+36

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% South Africa, City of Onkaparinga: 0.5% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% Poland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% Ireland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.3% Philippines, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% United Kingdom, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 18.8% Germany, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 1.0% New Zealand, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.9% South Africa, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.8% Netherlands, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.6% Poland, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4% Ireland, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4% Philippines, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011
Change in birthplace, 2006 to 2011 United Kingdom, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +149 Germany, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +18 New Zealand, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +4 South Africa, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +23 Netherlands, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -1 Poland, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +6 Ireland, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +12 Philippines, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +3
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 Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights 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, 26.6% of the population was born overseas, and 5.5% 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 Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights and the City of Onkaparinga was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (18.8% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 227 or 18.8%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 43 or 17.1%.

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

  • United Kingdom (+149 persons)

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