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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Ancestry

The three largest ancestries in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2011 were English, Australian and Scottish.

Ancestry defines the cultural association and ethnic background of an individual going back three generations. Ancestry is a good measure of the total size of cultural groups in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs regardless of where they were born or what language they speak.

Ancestry data, should be combined with data on Birthplace, Language Spoken at Home and Religion for a more complete picture of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's ethnic characteristics.

Please note that the "Australian Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" categories in this topic are not considered to be a reliable estimate of the indigenous peoples of Australia. For information on this group, please use the "Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Population" found on the Population page.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's ancestry?'

Multi-response

Total population

Ancestry - Ranked by size
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
AncestryNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
English
2,81445.245.01,44645.044.4+1,368
Australian
2,46639.636.61,27739.838.0+1,188
map this data in atlas.idScottish4847.88.12407.58.0+244
German
4036.56.12136.65.8+189
map this data in atlas.idIrish3976.46.71665.26.4+231
Italian
3345.44.01976.13.8+137
Dutch
1031.72.0621.92.1+42
Greek
1011.61.1421.31.0+59
Filipino
560.90.8180.60.6+38
Romanian
450.70.3230.70.2+22
New Zealander
430.70.490.30.3+34
Maltese
420.70.5230.70.5+20
Polish
380.60.780.30.7+30
Vietnamese
340.50.9240.80.9+10
Sudanese
330.50.500.00.0+33
Welsh
300.50.7130.40.8+17
Maori
260.40.300.00.2+26
Chinese
250.40.540.10.4+21
Hungarian
240.40.3130.40.3+11
Indian
240.40.330.10.2+21
Khmer (Cambodian)
230.40.500.00.4+23
Inadequately Described
200.30.410.00.3+19
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Excludes ancestries with fewer than 20 responses, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Ancestry - Totals
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Ancestry totalsNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Not stated4857.86.91855.88.0+299

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Ancestry, 2011
Ancestry, 2011 English, City of Playford: 45.0% Australian, City of Playford: 36.6% Scottish, City of Playford: 8.1% German, City of Playford: 6.1% Irish, City of Playford: 6.7% Italian, City of Playford: 4.0% Dutch, City of Playford: 2.0% Greek, City of Playford: 1.1% Filipino, City of Playford: 0.8% Romanian, City of Playford: 0.3% English, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 45.2% Australian, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 39.6% Scottish, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 7.8% German, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 6.5% Irish, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 6.4% Italian, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 5.4% Dutch, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.7% Greek, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.6% Filipino, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.9% Romanian, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 0.7%
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 ancestry, 2006 to 2011
Change in ancestry, 2006 to 2011 English, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +1,368 Australian, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +1,188 Scottish, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +244 German, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +189 Irish, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +231 Italian, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +137 Dutch, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +42 Greek, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +59 Filipino, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +38 Romanian, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +22
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 ancestry responses of the population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2011 shows that the top five ancestries nominated were:

  • English (2,814 people or 45.2%)
  • Australian (2,466 people or 39.6%)
  • Scottish (484 people or 7.8%)
  • German (403 people or 6.5%)
  • Irish (397 people or 6.4%)

In combination these five ancestries account for 6,564 responses in total, or 105.33% of all responses.

The major differences between the ancestries of the population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage of people with Australian ancestry (39.6% compared to 36.6%)
  • A larger percentage of people with Italian ancestry (5.4% compared to 4.0%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the reported ancestries of the population in this area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • English (+1,368 persons)
  • Australian (+1,188 persons)
  • Scottish (+244 persons)
  • Irish (+231 persons)

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