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Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights

Birthplace

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In 2016, 4% 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.

Please note: Due to changes in ABS rules around perturbation and additivity of data to protect the confidentiality of individuals in 2016, counts of individual birthplace groups and totals derived from them may differ slightly from those published by the ABS. For more information see notes on data confidentiality.

Derived from the Census question:

'In which country was the person born?'

Total population

Birthplace - Ranked by size
Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights - Overseas born (Usual residence)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom1,18619.812.01,01018.813.0+176
New Zealand
560.91.0490.91.0+7
South Africa
530.90.6450.80.5+8
map this data in atlas.idGermany440.70.7521.00.8-8
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands430.70.6350.60.6+8
map this data in atlas.idPhilippines250.40.6210.40.4+4
Poland
210.40.4240.40.4-3
China
210.40.490.20.3+12

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)20162011Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born1,58226.421.11,43426.621.8+148
Non-English speaking backgrounds
2624.47.02945.56.7-32
Main English speaking countries
1,32022.114.21,14021.215.1+180
Australia
4,09268.473.13,72269.174.3+370
Not stated
3095.25.72284.23.9+81

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Birthplace, 2016
Birthplace, 2016 United Kingdom, City of Onkaparinga: 12.0% New Zealand, City of Onkaparinga: 1.0% South Africa, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% Germany, City of Onkaparinga: 0.7% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% Philippines, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% Poland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% China, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% United Kingdom, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 19.8% New Zealand, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.9% South Africa, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.9% Germany, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.7% Netherlands, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.7% Philippines, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4% Poland, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4% China, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: 0.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016
Change in birthplace, 2011 to 2016 United Kingdom, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +176 New Zealand, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +7 South Africa, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +8 Germany, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -8 Netherlands, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +8 Philippines, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +4 Poland, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: -3 China, Seaford Rise - Seaford Heights: +12
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 2016 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, 26.4% of the population was born overseas, and 4.4% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.1% and 7.0% 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 (19.8% compared to 12.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2011 and 2016, the number of people born overseas increased by 148 or 10.3%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 32 or 10.9%.

The largest change in birthplace countries of the population in this area between 2011 and 2016 was for those born in:

  • United Kingdom (+176 persons)

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