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In 2011, 4% of people in Hills 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 Hills 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, Hills 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
Hills South District - (Usual residence)20112006Change
BirthplaceNumber%City of Onkaparinga %Number%City of Onkaparinga %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idUnited Kingdom1,30115.013.01,10613.612.8+195
New Zealand
891.01.0690.81.0+20
Italy
730.80.3991.20.4-26
map this data in atlas.idGermany710.80.8670.80.9+4
map this data in atlas.idNetherlands490.60.6700.90.7-21
South Africa
360.40.580.10.3+28
Ireland
220.30.3200.30.3+2

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

Birthplace - Summary
Hills 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 born1,84321.321.81,65820.320.9+185
map this data in atlas.idNon-English speaking backgrounds3664.26.74145.16.3-48
Main English speaking countries
1,47717.115.11,24415.314.6+233
Australia
6,53975.774.36,22776.474.4+311
Not stated
2603.03.92663.34.7-6

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% Italy, City of Onkaparinga: 0.3% Germany, City of Onkaparinga: 0.8% Netherlands, City of Onkaparinga: 0.6% South Africa, City of Onkaparinga: 0.5% Ireland, City of Onkaparinga: 0.3% United Kingdom, Hills South District: 15.0% New Zealand, Hills South District: 1.0% Italy, Hills South District: 0.8% Germany, Hills South District: 0.8% Netherlands, Hills South District: 0.6% South Africa, Hills South District: 0.4% Ireland, Hills South District: 0.3%
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, Hills South District: +195 New Zealand, Hills South District: +20 Italy, Hills South District: -26 Germany, Hills South District: +4 Netherlands, Hills South District: -21 South Africa, Hills South District: +28 Ireland, Hills South District: +2
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 Hills South District in 2011 compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a similar proportion of people born overseas, and a similar proportion of people from a non-English speaking background.

Overall, 21.3% of the population was born overseas, and 4.2% 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 Hills South District and the City of Onkaparinga was:

  • A larger percentage of people born in United Kingdom (15.0% compared to 13.0%)

Emerging groups

Between 2006 and 2011, the number of people born overseas increased by 185 or 11.2%, and the number of people from a non-English speaking background decreased by 48 or 11.6%.

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

  • United Kingdom (+195 persons)

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