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Central South District

Birthplace

In 2011, 5% of people in Central South District, 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 Central South District. 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, Central South District'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
Central South District - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom3,30517.513.02,75717.612.8+548
New Zealand
2351.21.01811.21.0+54
map this data in atlas.idGermany1780.90.81470.90.9+31
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands1180.60.61210.80.7-3
South Africa
1130.60.5450.30.3+68
map this data in atlas.idPhilippines750.40.4300.20.4+45
Ireland
530.30.3410.30.3+12
Canada
480.30.1120.10.1+36
Poland
430.20.4350.20.5+8
China
380.20.3150.10.1+23
United States of America
380.20.2280.20.2+10
Italy
340.20.3520.30.4-18
India
300.20.360.00.2+24
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Excludes countries with fewer than 20 people, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Birthplace - Summary
Central South District - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idTotal overseas born4,73925.121.83,80324.320.9+935
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds9465.06.77394.76.3+207
Main English speaking countries
3,79320.015.13,06419.614.6+728
Australia
13,15169.574.311,12371.074.4+2,028
Not stated
1,0265.43.97344.74.7+292

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% Germany, City of Onkaparinga: 0.8% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% South Africa, City of Onkaparinga: 0.5% Philippines, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% Ireland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.3% Canada, City of Onkaparinga: 0.1% Poland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% China, City of Onkaparinga: 0.3% United Kingdom, Central South District: 17.5% New Zealand, Central South District: 1.2% Germany, Central South District: 0.9% Netherlands, Central South District: 0.6% South Africa, Central South District: 0.6% Philippines, Central South District: 0.4% Ireland, Central South District: 0.3% Canada, Central South District: 0.3% Poland, Central South District: 0.2% China, Central South District: 0.2%
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, Central South District: +548 New Zealand, Central South District: +54 Germany, Central South District: +31 Netherlands, Central South District: -3 South Africa, Central South District: +68 Philippines, Central South District: +45 Ireland, Central South District: +12 Canada, Central South District: +36 Poland, Central South District: +8 China, Central South District: +23
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 Central South District 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, 25.1% of the population was born overseas, and 5.0% were from a non-English speaking background, compared with 21.8% and 6.7% respectively for the City of Onkaparinga.

The largest non-English speaking country of birth in Central South District was Germany, where 0.9% of the population, or 178 people, were born.

The major difference between the countries of birth of the population in Central South District and the City of Onkaparinga was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (17.5% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 936 or 24.6%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background increased by 207 or 28.0%.

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

  • United Kingdom (+548 persons)
  • South Africa (+68 persons)
  • New Zealand (+54 persons)

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